volume 10, issue 1, P72-82 2018
DOI: 10.18632/aging.101360
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Małgorzata Szkup, Aleksander Jerzy Owczarek, Daria Schneider-Matyka, Jacek Brodowski, Beata Łój, Elżbieta Grochans

Abstract: Introduction: Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is regarded as a set of abnormalities, increasing the risk of serious functioning disorders. It can develop as a result of genetic predisposition.Aim: The aim of this study was to establish associations between MetS-related abnormalities and the PPAR-γ rs1801282, FTO rs9939609, and MC4R rs17782313 polymorphisms.Material and methods: The study involved 425 women aged 45-60 years. The participants were surveyed and subjected to anthropometric, biochemical and genetic analy…

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