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Identification of ALK in Thinness


posted by Research Admin 1 on 19 June 2020

While many studies have explored the possibility of a genetic predisposition for obesity, this study proposes that the anaplastic lymphoma kinase ( ALK) gene is potentially a 'thinness' gene. 

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Orthofer, M., et al. Identification of ALK in Thinness. Cell, Vol 181(6), Pages 1246-1262, 11 June, 2020