Polymorphism of the FTO Gene Influences Body Weight in Children with Type 1 Diabetes without Severe Obesity

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Łuczyński, Włodzimierz; Fendler, Wojciech; Ramatowska, Anna; Szypowska, Agnieszka; Szadkowska, Agnieszka; Młynarski, Wojciech; Chumiecki, Miron; Jarosz-Chobot, Przemysława; Chrzanowska, Joanna; Noczyńska, Anna; Brandt, Agnieszka; Myśliwiec, Małgorzata; Głowińska-Olszewska, Barbara; Bernatowicz, Paweł; Kowalczuk, Oksana; Bossowski, Artur;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: International Journal of Endocrinology,volume 2,014 (issn: 1687-8337, eissn: 1687-8345)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4156980, doi: 10.1155/2014/630712
  • Subject: Research Article | RC648-665 | Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology | Article Subject
    mesheuropmc: nutritional and metabolic diseases | endocrine system diseases

The objective was to compare the impact of clinical and genetic factors on body mass index (BMI) in children with type 1 diabetes (T1DM) without severe obesity. A total of 1,119 children with T1DM (aged 4–18 years) were qualified to take part in the study. All children ... View more
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