Genetic Factors for Overweight and CAD

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Obesity is a growing clinical problem reaching epidemic proportions in developed and developing countries. It is associated with several comorbidities including cardiovascular diseases. There is strong evidence for the association of excess weight and established metabolic risk factors for coronary artery disease (CAD) such as hyperlipidemia, high blood… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00059-006-2797-7

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@article{Brnner2006GeneticFF, title={Genetic Factors for Overweight and CAD}, author={Dr. G{\"{u}nter Br{\"{o}nner and Jeanette Erdmann and Bjoern Mayer and Anke Hinney and Johannes Hebebrand}, journal={Herz Kardiovaskul{\"a}re Erkrankungen}, year={2006}, volume={31}, pages={189-199} }