The FOXE1 gene is associated with the risk of an underactive thyroid gland.
The GG genotype is associated with an increased risk for an underactive thyroid. An underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism) is where the thyroid gland doesn't produce enough thyroid hormones.
If you carry this genotype, it is a good idea to have all your thyroid hormones tested regularly.
A diet with iodine at 150 micrograms a day, selenium, Iron and Mayo-inositol can provide important nutrients cofactor support.