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Connecting genetic risk to disease endpoints through the human blood plasma proteome


Proteome annotation
Locus annotations

Locus 173

Top associations per target

Target cis/​trans Study SNP SNP location Maj/​min allele MAF N βinv seinv Pinv fclog Plog Praw
Hemopexin trans Discovery rs2786107 1:197,310,777 T/G 0.20 997 0.531 0.052 1.4×10-23 1.350 2.3×10-23 1.3×10-21
Hemopexin trans Replication rs2786107 1:197,310,777 A/C 0.21 337 0.049 0.108 0.651 1.010 0.936 0.5


Regional association plots


Boxplots and histograms for top associations


inverse-normalized probe levels log2 transformed probe levels raw probe levels
Discovery study
Replication study


Target (abbrv.) Hemopexin
Target (full name) Hemopexin
Somalogic ID (Sequence ID) SL000440 (2768-56_2)
Entrez Gene Symbol HPX
UniProt ID P02790
UniProt Comment
  • Binds heme and transports it to the liver for breakdown and iron recovery, after which the free hemopexin returns to the circulation.
  • Scavenging of heme from plasma

All locus annotations are based on the sentinel SNP (rs2786107).
Download the detailed results of SNiPA's block annotation (PDF)

Linked genes

Genes hit or close-by
  • CRB1 crumbs family member 1, photoreceptor morphogenesis associated


Results from other genome-wide association studies

No associations available.