CYP2B6 Q172H - GET-Evidence

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CYP2B6 Q172H

(CYP2B6 Gln172His)

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Short summary


Variant evidence
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Clinical importance
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Insufficiently evaluated pharmacogenetic

(The "insufficiently evaluated" qualifier is assigned automatically based on the above evidence and importance scores.)

Inheritance pattern


Summary of published research, and additional commentary


Allele frequency

  • T @ chr19:41512841: 29.2% (3138/10758) in EVS
  • T @ chr19:46204680: 31.2% (40/128) in GET-Evidence
  • Frequency shown in summary reports: 29.2% (3138/10758)


Rocha V, Porcher R, Fernandes JF, Filion A, Bittencourt H, Silva W Jr, Vilela G, Zanette DL, Ferry C, Larghero J, Devergie A, Ribaud P, Skvortsova Y, Tamouza R, Gluckman E, Socie G, Zago MA. Association of drug metabolism gene polymorphisms with toxicities, graft-versus-host disease and survival after HLA-identical sibling hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for patients with leukemia. Leukemia. 2009 Mar;23(3):545-56. Epub 2008 Nov 13. PubMed PMID: 19005482.



hu034DB1 - CGI sample GS00253-DNA_A02_200_37
het T @ chr19:41512841


hu04FD18 - CGI sample GS00253-DNA_F01_200_37
het T @ chr19:41512841


hu0D879F - CGI sample GS00253-DNA_G01_200_37
het T @ chr19:41512841



hu43860C - CGI sample GS00253-DNA_A01_200_37
het T @ chr19:41512841


hu604D39 - CGI sample GS00253-DNA_B02_200_37
het T @ chr19:41512841



hu9385BA - CGI sample GS00253-DNA_E01_200_37
het T @ chr19:41512841


huC30901 - CGI sample GS00253-DNA_B01_200_37
het T @ chr19:41512841


huE80E3D - CGI sample GS00253-DNA_D01_200_37
het T @ chr19:41512841


GS06985 - var-GS06985-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681


GS06994 - var-GS06994-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681


GS12004 - var-GS12004-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681


GS18502 - var-GS18502-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681


GS18508 - var-GS18508-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681


GS18537 - var-GS18537-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681


GS18558 - var-GS18558-1100-36-ASM
hom T @ chr19:46204681


GS19017 - var-GS19017-1100-36-ASM
hom T @ chr19:46204681


GS19026 - var-GS19026-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681


GS19129 - var-GS19129-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681


GS19238 - var-GS19238-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681


GS19239 - var-GS19239-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681


Added in this revision:

GS19649 - var-GS19649-1100-36-ASM
het T @ chr19:46204681










Other external references

  • rs3745274
  • [HIV Infections]
    This variant in exon 4 together with K262R in exon 5 are the determining SNP of the *6 allele. *6 occurs with high frequency across different populations. A study in human liver microsomes found the CYP2B6*6 allele was significantly associated with a pronounced decrease in CYP2B6 expression and activity, as well as a low rate of efavirenz 8-hydroxylation. In a study in HIV-1 patients treated with efavirenz, the mean plasma efavirenz concentration of patients with CYP2B6 *6/*6 was significantly higher than that of patients with genotypes *6 heterozygote or without alleles *6. In vitro expression studies found the 516G>T variant as the causal sequence variation for severely decreased expression and function associated with CYP2B6*6.; PubMed ID:17559344; PubMed ID:17638512; PubM
  • [efavirenz; nevirapine]
    CYP2B6:516G>T is part of the CYP2B6 haplotype. It has been associated with lower activity and response to NNRTIs. See VIP annotation for more details.
  • [Drug Toxicity]
    Risk or phenotype-associated allele: T. Phenotype: CYP2B6*6 genotype of the transplant donor was associated with toxicity and venoocclusive disease of the liver in the recipient. Study size:107 . Study population/ethnicity: Donors and patients with leukemia after HLA-identical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, France. Significance metric(s): p = 0.03. Type of association: TOX
  • Score: 0.009 (benign)

Other in silico analyses

  • NBLOSUM100 score = –1
  • GET-Evidence autoscore = 1

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