Meta-analysis identifies 13 new loci associated with waist-hip ratio and reveals sexual dimorphism in the genetic basis of fat distribution

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)949-960
JournalNature Genetics
Volume42
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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