Teresia Wangensteen

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AIM Are there differences in the prevalence of metabolic syndrome between obese and overweight Norwegian and immigrant children and adolescents? METHODS Two hundred and three overweight and obese(More)
The fat mass and obesity associated gene ( FTO) is associated with bodyweight and obesity. The aim of this study was to investigate if FTO genotype affects weight gain in adulthood. We investigated(More)
Genetic studies have provided novel insights of appetite regulation and pathophysiology of obesity. The adipose tissue is an active endocrine organ secreting several hormones contributing to insulin(More)