Melanocortin 4 receptor mutations in obese Czech children: studies of prevalence, phenotype development, weight reduction response, and functional analysis
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Mutations in the melanocortin 4 receptor gene (MC4R) represent the most common known cause of monogenic human obesity.
|Journal||Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism|
|Number of pages||8|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|
- Adolescent, Adult, Body Height, Body Weight, Case-Control Studies, Child, Child, Preschool, Czech Republic, DNA Mutational Analysis, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Gene Frequency, Humans, Male, Models, Biological, Mutation, Obesity, Pedigree, Phenotype, Receptor, Melanocortin, Type 4, Weight Loss