Interaction between FTO gene variants, metabolic health and diet in Malaysians

Last updated 30th Sep 2017
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A pinboard by Pui Yee Tan

PhD candidate , University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus


To study how FTO gene variants can modulate the effect of diet on body weight and metabolic health

Obesity is caused by a state of positive energy balance, when energy consumption exceeds energy expenditure and results in storage of excess body fat (Spiegelman & Flier, 2001). It has now reac...