Role of syndecan-3 polymorphisms in obesity and female hyperandrogenism

@article{Schring2009RoleOS,
  title={Role of syndecan-3 polymorphisms in obesity and female hyperandrogenism},
  author={Andreas N. Sch{\"u}ring and Friederike Lutz and F T{\"u}ttelmann and Joerg Gromoll and Ludwig Kiesel and Martin G{\"o}tte},
  journal={Journal of Molecular Medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={87},
  pages={1241-1250}
}
The heparan sulfate proteoglycan syndecan-3 (SDC3) is a novel regulator of feeding behavior and body weight. Recently, an association of SDC3 polymorphisms with obesity has been observed in Koreans. As female obesity is associated with hyperandrogenism and infertility, we studied the role of SDC3 polymorphisms in female individuals undergoing diagnostics… CONTINUE READING