Positive association of obesity with single nucleotide polymorphisms of syndecan 3 in the Korean population.

@article{Ha2006PositiveAO,
  title={Positive association of obesity with single nucleotide polymorphisms of syndecan 3 in the Korean population.},
  author={Eunyoung Ha and Mi-Ja Kim and Bong-Keun Choi and Jung-Jae Rho and Dong-jae Oh and Tae-Hoon Rho and Kyu-Hyun Kim and Hee Jae Lee and Dong-Hoon Shin and Sung Vin Yim and Hyung Hwan Baik and Joo-Ho Chung and Jong Woo Kim},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2006},
  volume={91 12},
  pages={5095-9}
}
CONTEXT Very recently the unforeseen role of syndecan 3 (SDC3), a family of membrane-bound heparin sulfate proteoglycans, in the regulation of energy balance has been discovered in the Sdc3 null female mice. OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to test the hypothesis that single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in SDC3 are associated with obesity in… CONTINUE READING