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    • Genome-wide meta-analysis uncovers novel loci influencing circulating leptin levels 

      Kilpeläinen, Tuomas O.; Carli, Jayne F. Martin; Skowronski, Alicja A.; Sun, Qi; Kriebel, Jennifer; Feitosa, Mary F.; Hedman, Åsa K. et al. (Nature Publishing Group, 2016-02-01)
      Leptin is an adipocyte-secreted hormone, the circulating levels of which correlate closely with overall adiposity. Although rare mutations in the leptin (LEP) gene are well known to cause leptin deficiency and severe ...
    • Money, Prices and Liquidity Effects: Separating Demand from Supply 

      Chadha, Jagjit S.; Corrado, Luisa; Sun, Qi (Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge, UK, 2008-11)
    • Rice consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease: results from a pooled analysis of 3 U.S. cohorts 

      Muraki, Isao; Wu, Hongyu; Imamura, Fumiaki; Laden, Francine; Rimm, Eric B.; Hu, Frank B.; Willett, Walter C. et al. (American Society for Nutrition, 2014-11-12)
      Background: Health concerns have been raised about rice consumption, which may significantly contribute to arsenic exposure. However, little is known regarding whether habitual rice consumption is associated with cardiovascular ...