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Marju Orho-Melander

Professor

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Genetic variation in the fat mass and obesity-associated gene (FTO) in association with food preferences in healthy adults.

Author

  • Louise Brunkwall
  • Ulrika Ericson
  • Sophie Hellstrand
  • Bo Gullberg
  • Marju Orho-Melander
  • Emily Sonestedt

Summary, in English

Earlier studies have indicated that the fat mass and obesity-associated gene (FTO) is not only associated with BMI and weight but also with appetite and dietary intake.

Department/s

  • Diabetes - Cardiovascular Disease
  • Nutrition Epidemiology
  • EXODIAB: Excellence of Diabetes Research in Sweden
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2013-04-12

Language

English

Publication/Series

Food & Nutrition Research

Volume

57

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

Co-Action Publishing

Topic

  • Nutrition and Dietetics

Status

Published

Research group

  • Diabetes - Cardiovascular Disease
  • Nutrition Epidemiology

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1654-661X