Genetics Of Monogenic And Syndromic Obesity by Ya-xiong TaoGenetics Of Monogenic And Syndromic Obesity by Ya-xiong Tao

Genetics Of Monogenic And Syndromic Obesity

byYa-xiong Tao

Hardcover | May 27, 2016

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Genetics of Monogenic and Syndromic Obesityis the latest volume in theProgress in Molecular Biology and Translational Scienceseries.

  • Contains contributions from leading authorities
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field
Dr. Ya-Xiong Tao is currently Associate Professor of Physiology at Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in Auburn, Alabama, USA. He has been working on several G protein-coupled receptors, including gonadotropin receptors regulating reproduction, and melanocortin receptors regulating energy and glucose homeostasis. He has p...
Title:Genetics Of Monogenic And Syndromic ObesityFormat:HardcoverDimensions:298 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:May 27, 2016Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128046155

ISBN - 13:9780128046159

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Table of Contents

  1. Single Gene and Syndromic Causes of Obesity: Illustrative Examples
    M.G. Butler
  2. PCSK1 Variants and Human Obesity
    B. Ramos-Molina, M.G. Martin, and I. Lindberg
  3. Rare Syndromes and Common Variants of the Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Gene in Human Obesity
    J.C. Han
  4. Mutations in Melanocortin-3 Receptor Gene and Human Obesity
    Z. Yang and Y.-X. Tao
  5. Ghrelin Receptor Mutations and Human Obesity
    W. Wang and Y.-X. Tao
  6. Epigenetics of Obesity
    A. Lopomo, E. Burgio, and L. Migliore
  7. From Genome-wide Association Study to Phenome-wide Association Study: New Paradigms in Obesity Research
    Y.-P. Zhang, Y. Zhang and D.D. Duan
  8. Genetics of Adiposity in Large Animal Models for Human Obesity Studies on Pigs and Dogs
    M. Stachowiak, I. Szczerbal, and M. Switonski