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NOD2 polymorphisms {50000152}

Record Keys


Factor:
NOD2 polymorphisms
Queue:[  ]

Details


Authoring date:
2020-10-17
Specification:

C allele at rs2066845

Meta Information


Type:
Genetic
Host:
Human
Zone:
Gut Lumen

Notes


1- Since NOD2 is an intracellular pattern recognition receptor that senses bacterial peptidoglycan in the cytosol and stimulates the host immune response, it is hypothesized that NOD2 variants represent perfect candidates for influencing host-microbiome interactions. (1)