Fat Mass and Obesity-Associated (FTO) Gene Polymorphisms Are Associated with Physical Activity, Food Intake, Eating Behaviors, Psychological Health, and Modeled Change in Body Mass Index in Overweight/Obese Caucasian Adults

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Harbron, Janetta ; Merwe, Lize van der ; Zaahl, Monique ; Kotze, Maritha ; Senekal, Marjanne (2014)
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: Nutrients, volume 6, issue 8, pages 3,130-3,152 (issn: 2072-6643, eissn: 2072-6643)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4145299, doi: 10.3390/nu6083130
  • Subject: TX341-641 | fat mass and obesity associated gene | eating behavior | psychological well-being | <i>FTO</i> gene | Article | physical activity | Nutrition. Foods and food supply | FTO gene | dietary intake | depression | obesity | BMI
    mesheuropmc: nutritional and metabolic diseases | digestive, oral, and skin physiology

The fat mass and obesity-associated (FTO) gene is currently recognized as the most robust predictor of polygenic obesity. We investigated associations between the FTO rs1421085 and rs17817449 polymorphisms and the FTO rs1421085–rs17817449 haplotype and dietary intake, ... View more
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