Genome-Wide Association Scan Meta-Analysis Identifies Three Loci Influencing Adiposity and Fat Distribution

Title: Genome-Wide Association Scan Meta-Analysis Identifies Three Loci Influencing Adiposity and Fat Distribution
Authors: Lindgren, CM
Heid, IM
Randall, JC
Lamina, C
Steinthorsdottir, V
Qi, L
Speliotes, EK
Thorleifsson, G
Willer, CJ
Herrera, BM
Jackson, AU
McCarthy, MI
Aulchenko, YS
Chambers, JC
Drong, A
Luan, J
Lyon, HN
Rivadeneira, F
Sanna, S
Timpson, NJ
Zillikens, MC
Holloway, JW
Zhao, JH
Almgren, P
Bandinelli, S
Bennett, AJ
Bergman, RN
Bonnycastle, LL
Bumpstead, SJ
Chanock, SJ
Cherkas, L
Chines, P
Illig, T
Coin, L
Cooper, C
Crawford, G
Doering, A
Dominiczak, A
Doney, ASF
Ebrahim, S
Elliott, P
Erdos, MR
Estrada, K
Isomaa, B
Ferrucci, L
Fischer, G
Forouhi, NG
Gieger, C
Grallert, H
Groves, CJ
Grundy, S
Guiducci, C
Hadley, D
Hamsten, A
Jacobs, LC
Havulinna, AS
Hofman, A
Holle, R
Jameson, K
Jousilahti, P
Karpe, F
Kuusisto, J
Laitinen, J
Lathrop, GM
Witteman, JCM
Lawlor, DA
Mangino, M
McArdle, WL
Meitinger, T
Morken, MA
Morris, AP
Munroe, P
Narisu, N
Nordstrom, A
Nordstroem, P
Zhang, C
Oostra, BA
Palmer, CNA
Payne, F
Peden, JF
Prokopenko, I
Renstroem, F
Ruokonen, A
Salomaa, V
Sandhu, MS
Scott, LJ
Zhang, W
Scuteri, A
Silander, K
Song, K
Yuan, X
Stringham, HM
Swift, AJ
Tuomi, T
Uda, M
Vollenweider, P
Waeber, G
Caulfield, MJ
Wallace, C
Walters, GB
Weedon, MN
Collins, FS
Smith, GD
Day, INM
Franks, PW
Hattersley, AT
Hu, FB
Lim, N
Jarvelin, M-R
Kong, A
Kooner, JS
Laakso, M
Lakatta, E
Mooser, V
Morris, AD
Peltonen, L
Samani, NJ
Spector, TD
Scheet, P
Strachan, DP
Tanaka, T
Tuomilehto, J
Uitterlinden, AG
Van Duijn, CM
Wareham, NJ
Watkins, H
Waterworth, DM
Boehnke, M
Deloukas, P
Soranzo, N
Groop, L
Hunter, DJ
Thorsteinsdottir, U
Schlessinger, D
Wichmann, H-E
Frayling, TM
Abecasis, GR
Hirschhorn, JN
Loos, RJF
Stefansson, K
Amin, N
Mohlke, KL
Barroso, IS
Item Type: Journal Article
Issue Date: 1-Jun-2009
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10044/1/28591
DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1000508
ISSN: 1553-7390
Publisher: Public Library Science
Journal / Book Title: PLOS Genetics
Volume: 5
Issue: 6
Copyright Statement: This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Public Domain declaration which stipulates that, once placed in the public domain, this work may be freely reproduced, distributed, transmitted, modified, built upon, or otherwise used by anyone for any lawful purpose.
Sponsor/Funder: Medical Research Council (MRC)
Medical Research Council (MRC)
Funder's Grant Number: G0801056B
Keywords: Science & Technology
Life Sciences & Biomedicine
Genetics & Heredity
FTO gene
Waist circumference
Adult obesity
Environmental conditions
Sequence variants
Common variants
Body Fat Distribution
Cohort Studies
Genome-Wide Association Study
Methionine Sulfoxide Reductases
Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide
Transcription Factor AP-2
Waist Circumference
Waist-Hip Ratio
Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium
Procardis Consortia
Giant Consortium
Developmental Biology
0604 Genetics
Publication Status: Published
Article Number: ARTN e1000508
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