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Table 5 Diseases associated with arsenic-interacting genes

From: The Comparative Toxicogenomics Database facilitates identification and understanding of chemical-gene-disease associations: arsenic as a case study

Disease Category Genes1
Neoplasms 177
Nervous system 147
Skin 140
Digestive system 97
Metabolic 86
Immune system 70
Disorders of environmental origin 65
Female urogenital 51
Musculoskeletal 51
Hematologic 48
Cardiovascular 45
Male urogenital 45
Endocrine system 44
Respiratory tract 42
Mental disorders 30
Eye 24
Stomatognathic (mouth, tooth) 22
Virus 21
Lymphatic 15
Connective tissue 14
Bacterial infections 9
Parasitic 8
Nutrition disorders 7
Otorhinolaryngologic (ear, nose, throat) 7
Pregnancy complications 5
Infection 2
  1. 1 Some genes occur in more than one disease category