Genetics of Leaness

The variation in weight within a shared environment is largely attributable to genetic factors. Understanding the mechanisms underlying leanness/resistance to obesity may highlight novel anti-obesity targets for future drug development. Discover the latest research on the genetics of leanness here.

September 17, 2021
Open Access

Late stage 3 chronic kidney disease is an independent risk factor for sarcopenia, but not proteinuria.

Scientific Reports
Jung Nam AnYoung Rim Song
September 17, 2021

Effects of 30 days of ketogenic diet on body composition, muscle strength, muscle area, metabolism, and performance in semi-professional soccer players.

Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition
A Antonio PaoliGiuseppe Marcolin
September 16, 2021

Response to 'Drug dosage in patients with obesity: Investigation of lean body mass'.

Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Brian L Erstad, Jeffrey F Barletta
September 16, 2021

Drug dosage in patients with obesity: Investigation of lean body mass.

Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Natalie A Smith
September 16, 2021

Genetic testing in pediatric endocrine pathology.

Medicine and Pharmacy Reports
Diana MicleaPaula Grigorescu-Sido
September 16, 2021

Revisiting Cancer Cachexia: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Current Treatment Approaches.

Asia-Pacific Journal of Oncology Nursing
Mudasir Rashid Baba, Sajad Ahmad Buch
September 16, 2021
Case Report
Open Access

Case Report: Low Bone and Normal Lean Mass in Adolescents With Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome.

Frontiers in Endocrinology
Aaron MisakianMaria G Vogiatzi
September 16, 2021
Open Access

Upregulation of Mir342 in Diet-Induced Obesity Mouse and the Hypothalamic Appetite Control.

Frontiers in Endocrinology
Dongxiao ZhangJun Wada
September 16, 2021

Obese patients with higher TSH levels had an obvious metabolic improvement after bariatric surgery.

Endocrine Connections
Nannan BianGuang Wang
September 16, 2021
Open Access

Trypanosoma brucei triggers a broad immune response in the adipose tissue.

PLoS Pathogens
Henrique MachadoLuisa M Figueiredo
September 15, 2021
Open Access

Analysis of Tug of War Competition. A Narrative Complete Review
Ruth CayeroInmaculada Martinez de Aldama
September 16, 2021

Inflammatory markers are associated with quality of life, physical activity, and gait speed but not sarcopenia in aged men (40-79 years).

Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle
Jolan DupontEvelien Gielen
September 16, 2021

Bone density in youth with prediabetes: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2005-2006.

Osteoporosis International : a Journal Established As Result of Cooperation Between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA
J KindlerS Gallo
September 15, 2021

Cross-Calibration of Bone Mineral Densities and Body Composition between GE Lunar Prodigy and Osteosys Primus.

Journal of Bone Metabolism
Yong-Chan Ha, Jun-Il Yoo
September 15, 2021

Breastfeeding undernutrition changes iBAT-involved thermogenesis protein expression and leads to a lean phenotype in adult rat offspring.

The Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry
Ginislene Dias Souza MirandaJúlio Cezar de Oliveira
September 15, 2021

Osteogenesis Imperfecta: The Impact of Genotype and Clinical Phenotype on Adiposity and Resting Energy Expenditure.

The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
Kaitlin L BallengerJoan C Marini
September 15, 2021

Kefir Is a Viable Exercise Recovery Beverage for Cancer Survivors Enrolled in a Structured Exercise Program.

Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
Peter SmoakLaura K Stewart
September 15, 2021

Glycine increases fat-free mass in malnourished haemodialysis patients: a randomized double-blind crossover trial.

Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle
Laurence GentonJacques Schrenzel
September 15, 2021
Open Access

Composite trait Mendelian randomization reveals distinct metabolic and lifestyle consequences of differences in body shape.

Communications Biology
Jonathan SulcZoltán Kutalik
September 15, 2021
Open Access

A retrospective study comparing creatinine clearance estimation using different equations on a population-based cohort.

Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering : MBE
Abigail FerreiraNuno Vale

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