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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 102942, 8 pages
Clinical Study

Association between BDNF rs6265 and Obesity in the Boston Puerto Rican Health Study

1Institute of Animal Science, Guangdong Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Guangzhou 510640, China
2Nutrition and Genomics Laboratory, JM-USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
3Alzheimer’s Disease Center at Boston university, Boston, MA 02215, USA
4Department of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA

Received 12 September 2012; Revised 6 November 2012; Accepted 27 November 2012

Academic Editor: David Allison

Copyright © 2012 Xian-Yong Ma 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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