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Inverse relationship between a genetic risk score of 31 BMI loci and weight change before and after reaching middle age.

Author:
  • Gull Rukh
  • Shafqat Ahmad
  • Ulrika Ericson
  • George Hindy
  • Tanja Stocks
  • Frida Renström
  • Peter Almgren
  • Peter Nilsson
  • Olle Melander
  • Paul Franks
  • Marju Orho-Melander
Publishing year: 2015-09-16
Language: English
Publication/Series: International Journal of Obesity
Document type: Journal article
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group

Abstract english

Genome-wide-association studies have identified numerous BMI-associated variants, but it is unclear how these relate to weight gain in adults at different ages.

Keywords

  • Endocrinology and Diabetes

Other

Published
  • Diabetes and cardiovascular disease - genetic epidemiolgy
  • Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology
  • Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease
  • ISSN: 1476-5497
E-mail: shafqat [dot] ahmad [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se

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