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Maternally inherited mutations in the Trappc9 can cause obesity

New research that the Farooqi Lab contributed to shows that maternally inherited mutations in the Trappc9 gene can cause obesity and behavioural changes.

BDNF and TrkB linked to obesity and behavioural difficulties

We recently expanded on our understanding of how genetic alterations in BDNF/TrkB contribute to obesity and behavioural difficulties.

 

New genes contributing to severe obesity identified

We recently identified three genes called PHIP, DGKI, ZMYM4 which may play an important role in controlling a person’s weight.

 

 
 

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Maternally inherited mutations in the Trappc9 can cause obesity

New research that the Farooqi Lab contributed to shows that maternally inherited mutations in the Trappc9 gene can cause obesity and behavioural changes.

BDNF and TrkB linked to obesity and behavioural difficulties

We recently expanded on our understanding of how genetic alterations in BDNF/TrkB contribute to obesity and behavioural difficulties.

 

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