Sex Distribution of Offspring-Parents Obesity: Angel's Hypothesis Revisited

@inproceedings{AbuRmeileh2011SexDO,
  title={Sex Distribution of Offspring-Parents Obesity: Angel's Hypothesis Revisited},
  author={Niveen M. E. Abu-Rmeileh and Graham Watt and Michael E. J. Lean},
  booktitle={Human biology},
  year={2011}
}
Abstract This study, which is based on two cross sectional surveys' data, aims to establish any effect of parental obesity sex distribution of offspring and to replicate the results that led to the hypothesis that obesity may be associated with sex-linked recessive lethal gene. A representative sample of 4,064 couples living in Renfrew/Paisley, Scotland was surveyed 1972–1976. A total of 2,338 offspring from 1,477 of the couples screened in 1972–1976, living in Paisley, were surveyed in 1996… 

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