TV watching modifies obesity risk linked to the 27Glu polymorphism of the ADRB2 gene in girls.


OBJECTIVE A matched case-control study was conducted in a population of Spanish children and adolescents (5-18 years old), to assess the interaction between the Gln27Glu polymorphism of the ADRB2 and television (TV) watching on obesity risk. PATIENTS Obese (n=165) and control subjects (n=165) matched by sex and age were recruited and classified according… (More)