Mutation analysis of the MCHR1 gene in human obesity

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Anne-Kathrin Wermter, Kathrin Reichwald, Thomas Büch, Frank Geller, Cornelia Platzer, Klaus Huse, Claudia Hess, Helmut Remschmidt, Thomas Gudermann, Gerald Preibisch, Wolfgang Siegfried, Hans-Peter Goldschmidt, Wei-Dong Li, R Arlen Price, Heike Biebermann, Heiko Krude, Caren Vollmert, H-Erich Wichmann, Thomas Illig, Thorkild I A Sørensen & 11 others Arne Astrup, Lesli Hingstrup Larsen, Oluf Pedersen, Delphine Eberlé, Karine Clément, John Blundell, Martin Wabitsch, Helmut Schäfer, Matthias Platzer, Anke Hinney, Johannes Hebebrand

The importance of the melanin-concentrating hormone (MCH) system for regulation of energy homeostasis and body weight has been demonstrated in rodents. We analysed the human MCH receptor 1 gene (MCHR1) with respect to human obesity.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEuropean Journal of Endocrinology
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)851-62
Number of pages12
Publication statusPublished - 2005

    Research areas

  • Adolescent, Adult, Animals, COS Cells, Cercopithecus aethiops, Cyclic AMP, DNA, Female, Humans, Inositol Phosphates, Male, Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases, Obesity, Polymerase Chain Reaction, Polymorphism, Restriction Fragment Length, Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide, Polymorphism, Single-Stranded Conformational, Receptors, Pituitary Hormone, Sequence Analysis, DNA

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