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Monogenic Obesity

Obesity associated with an identifiable mutation in a single gene.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Distinguishing patients with monogenic diabetes from those with type 1 diabetes (T1D) is important for correct diagnosis… 
Highly Cited
2013
Review
2013
Review
2013
Obesity is a disorder characterized by an excess accumulation of body fat resulting from a mismatch between energy intake and… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
  • Y. Tao
  • Endocrine reviews
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 36617488
The melanocortin-4 receptor (MC4R) was cloned in 1993 by degenerate PCR; however, its function was unknown. Subsequent studies… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Mutations in PCSK1 cause monogenic obesity. To assess the contribution of PCSK1 to polygenic obesity risk, we genotyped tag SNPs… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
  • M. Małecki
  • Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 20698785
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
We have isolated phytochrome B (phyB) and phyC mutants from rice (Oryza sativa) and have produced all combinations of double… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
Summary:  The idiopathic generalized epilepsies (IGEs) are considered to be primarily genetic in origin. They encompass a number…