Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Susceptibility to allergic rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis is a chronic disorder of the upper respiratory tract. Susceptibility to it is associated with varients in the IL13 gene.

Systematic

Hereditary immunological disorders
Atopy
Chronic inflammatory disorders
Hereditary complement disorders
Immunoglobulin disorders
Primary immunodeficiency
Susceptibility to allergic rhinitis
IL13
Susceptibility to asthma

References:

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Wang M et. al. (2003) A common IL-13 Arg130Gln single nucleotide polymorphism among Chinese atopy patients with allergic rhinitis.

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Haagerup A et. al. (2001) Allergic rhinitis--a total genome-scan for susceptibility genes suggests a locus on chromosome 4q24-q27.

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Li CS et. al. (2006) Identification of single nucleotide polymorphisms in FOXJ1 and their association with allergic rhinitis.

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Brasch-Andersen C et. al. (2006) Highly significant linkage to chromosome 3q13.31 for rhinitis and related allergic diseases.

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Update: Sept. 26, 2018