Current Opinion in Lipidology volume 25, issue 1, P27-34 2014 DOI: 10.1097/mol.0000000000000037 View full text
Lu Qi

Abstract: Purpose of review The purpose of this review is to summarize recent advances in investigations of dietary factors, genetic factors, and their interactive effects on obesity and weight loss. Recent findings Even with a tremendous body of research conducted, controversy still abounds regarding the relative effectiveness of various weight-loss diets. Recent advances in genome-wide association studies have made great strides in unraveling the genetic basis of regulation of body weight. In prospective cohorts, …

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