Appetite is a heritable phenotype associated with adiposity.

Abstract

BACKGROUND The high heritability of adiposity combined with its shifting distribution over time suggests that genetic and environmental influences interact in the etiology of adiposity. PURPOSE The purpose of this study is to examine evidence that genetically determined differences in appetite underlie variation in susceptibility to obesogenic… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12160-009-9116-5

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