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||Generally non-european, but if european, 7x more likely to have black hair
||Generally european; light skin; possibly an increased risk of melanoma
this snp is associated with skin, hair, and eye colour, and risk of melanoma. individuals with the g;g genotype are generally of european descent and have fair skin.
||If european, 7x more likely to have black hair
||No summary provided.
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||Low clinical importance, Uncertain benign
||Pigmentation allele for non-black hair, and consequently, possible increased susceptibility to malignant melanoma.
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