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Genome-Wide Linkage Scan and Association Analyses for Obesity Genes
(Creighton University, 2005-08)
Obesity is a condition of excess body fat that causes or exacerbates several major public health problems. Common obesity is a polygenic disorder arising from the interaction of multiple genetic and environmental factors. ...
Correlation of Osteoporosis and Obesity
(Creighton University, 2006-08)
Osteoporosis and obesity are two complex diseases that are prevalent in the United States. Obesity is a condition of excess body fat that exacerbates several major public health problems. Osteoporosis is a skeletal disease ...