Obesity Genomics and Postgenomics

by Karine Clement

Obesity Genomics and Postgenomics Synopsis

This book comprehensively accounts the current understanding of genetic mechanisms of obesity by analyzing obesity phenotypes and genotypes and, gene polymorphisms and mutations, and current results from animal model research and genetic studies in human models. By presenting the impact of genetic factors in the development of obesity and key molecules related to the pathophysiology of the disease, this source hopes to pinpoint new pathways for the prevention and management of obesity in various populations.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780849380891
Publication date: 12th September 2007
Author: Karine Clement
Publisher: CRC Press Inc an imprint of Taylor & Francis Inc
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 600 pages
Categories: Gastroenterology,

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