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Heterozygous rare genetic variants in non-syndromic early-onset obesity.

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Summary of "Heterozygous rare genetic variants in non-syndromic early-onset obesity."

Obesity is a very heterogeneous disorder at both the clinical and molecular levels and with high heritability. Several monogenic forms and genes with strong effects have been identified for non-syndromic severe obesity. Novel therapeutic interventions are in development for some genetic forms, emphasizing the importance of determining genetic contributions.

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Name: International journal of obesity (2005)
ISSN: 1476-5497
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