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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 252817, 19 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/252817
Review Article

AMPK as Target for Intervention in Childhood and Adolescent Obesity

1Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases Research Center, University of Zulia, School of Medicine, Final Avenida 20, Edificio Multidisciplinario, primer piso, Maracaibo 4004, Venezuela
2Clinical Pharmacologic Unit, Vargas Medical School, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas 1010, Venezuela

Received 18 May 2010; Revised 25 July 2010; Accepted 15 October 2010

Academic Editor: S. B. Heymsfield

Copyright © 2011 Joselyn Rojas et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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