No impact of obesity susceptibility loci on weight regain after a lifestyle intervention in overweight children.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE An obesity risk allele at the NEGR1 locus was shown to be associated with weight regain after a lifestyle intervention in obese adults. Independent confirmation and studies in children are lacking. Therefore, we analyzed the impact of this and 11 additional obesity susceptibility loci on weight regain after a lifestyle intervention in overweight… (More)
DOI: 10.1515/jpem-2013-0179

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