Versatile Gene Discovery Chip Used to Detect Gene Variants Involved in Biology of Obesity, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Study  
10/26/2012 7:38:58 AM

A large international study has identified three new gene variants associated with body mass index (BMI) levels in adults. The scientific consortium, numbering approximately 200 researchers, performed a meta-analysis of 46 studies, covering gene data from nearly 109,000 adults, spanning four ethnic groups.