Combined analyses of 20 common obesity susceptibility variants

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Camilla Helene Sandholt, Thomas Sparsø, Niels Grarup, Anders Albrechtsen, Katrine Almind, Lars Hansen, Ulla Toft, Torben Jørgensen, Torben Hansen, Oluf Pedersen

Genome-wide association studies and linkage studies have identified 20 validated genetic variants associated with obesity and/or related phenotypes. The variants are common, and they individually exhibit small-to-modest effect sizes.
Original languageEnglish
Issue number7
Pages (from-to)1667-73
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 2010

    Research areas

  • Alleles, Body Mass Index, Female, Gene Frequency, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Genome-Wide Association Study, Genotype, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Obesity, Odds Ratio, Overweight, Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide, ROC Curve, Regression Analysis

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