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Overweight and obesity in Norwegian children. Trends, current prevalence, effect of socio-demographic factors and parental perception
(The University of Bergen, 2010-10-22)
Background: The prevalence of paediatric overweight and obesity has shown a rapid increase in most parts of the world during the last decades. Estimates of prevalence of overweight and obesity in Norwegian children have ...
Mental health of African school children : epidemiological, clinical and neuropsychological studies from Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of Congo
(The University of Bergen, 2005-11-29)
Genetic Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes and Related Traits
(The University of Bergen, 2012-06-18)
Monogenic diabetes and pancreatic exocrine dysfunction in mouse and man
(The University of Bergen, 2009-12-04)
Exocrine and endocrine pancreatic disease is often observed to occur together. The close colocalization of the endocrine and exocrine tissues within one organ, as well as their common embryological ancestry, have given ...
Hereditary Colorectal Cancer
(The University of Bergen, 2007-04-13)
Energy imbalance and lung damage in cystic fibrosis
(The University of Bergen, 2006-11-24)
FTO, Type 2 Diabetes, and Weight Gain Throughout Adult Life: A Meta-Analysis of 41,504 Subjects From the Scandinavian HUNT, MDC, and MPP Studies
(American Diabetes Association, 2011-05)
OBJECTIVE—FTO is the most important polygene identified for obesity. We aimed to investigate whether a variant in FTO affects type 2 diabetes risk entirely through its effect on BMI and how FTO influences BMI across ...