Genetic determinants of obesity-related lipid traits.

@article{Sonnenberg2004GeneticDO,
  title={Genetic determinants of obesity-related lipid traits.},
  author={Gabriele E. Sonnenberg and Glenn R. Krakower and Lisa J Martin and Michael Olivier and Anne E Kwitek and Anthony Gean Comuzzie and John Blangero and Ahmed H. Kissebah},
  journal={Journal of lipid research},
  year={2004},
  volume={45 4},
  pages={610-5}
}
In our ongoing effort to identify genes influencing the biological pathways that underlie the metabolic disturbances associated with obesity, we performed genome-wide scanning in 2,209 individuals distributed over 507 Caucasian families to localize quantitative trait loci (QTLs), which affect variation of plasma lipids. Pedigree-based analysis using a quantitative trait variance component linkage method that localized a QTL on chromosome 7q35-q36, which linked to variation in levels of plasma… CONTINUE READING

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