essential hypertension Gene Set

Dataset GAD Gene-Disease Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type disease
Description A hypertension with no known cause. It is the most common type of hypertension. (Human Disease Ontology, DOID_10825)
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9 genes associated with the disease essential hypertension in GWAS and other genetic association datasets from the GAD Gene-Disease Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
ACE angiotensin I converting enzyme
AGT angiotensinogen (serpin peptidase inhibitor, clade A, member 8)
AGTR1 angiotensin II receptor, type 1
CYP11B2 cytochrome P450, family 11, subfamily B, polypeptide 2
DRD1 dopamine receptor D1
NOS2 nitric oxide synthase 2, inducible
NOS3 nitric oxide synthase 3 (endothelial cell)
PPARG peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma
WNK1 WNK lysine deficient protein kinase 1