Apple or Pear: Size and Shape Matter

Jingyuan Fu*, Marten Hofker, Cisca Wijmenga

*Bijbehorende auteur voor dit werk

OnderzoeksoutputAcademicpeer review

20 Citaten (Scopus)


Obesity-related morbidity and mortality are related to fat accumulation and fat distribution in humans. Two large-scale meta-analyses recently published in Nature by Shungin et al. (2015) and Locke et al. (2015) report novel genetic associations for central and overall obesity; these greatly advance our understanding of the biology of obesity.

Originele taal-2English
Pagina's (van-tot)507-508
Aantal pagina's2
TijdschriftCell metabolism
Nummer van het tijdschrift4
StatusPublished - 7-apr.-2015

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