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.
Wang M et al. (2003) A common IL-13 Arg130Gln single nucleotide polymorphism among Chinese atopy patients with allergic rhinitis.[^]
Haagerup A et al. (2001) Allergic rhinitis--a total genome-scan for susceptibility genes suggests a locus on chromosome 4q24-q27.[^]
Li CS et al. (2006) Identification of single nucleotide polymorphisms in FOXJ1 and their association with allergic rhinitis.[^]
Brasch-Andersen C et al. (2006) Highly significant linkage to chromosome 3q13.31 for rhinitis and related allergic diseases.[^]
OMIM.ORG articleOmim 607154 [^]