Gaifen Liu

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Country: China

Publications

  1. pmc Influence of common variants in FTO and near INSIG2 and MC4R on growth curves for adiposity in African- and European-American youth
    Gaifen Liu
    Unit of Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics, Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:463-73. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Lifestyle and socioeconomic-status modify the effects of ADRB2 and NOS3 on adiposity in European-American and African-American adolescents
    Vasiliki Lagou
    Department of Epidemiology, Unit of Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:595-603. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Common variants near melanocortin 4 receptor are associated with general and visceral adiposity in European- and African-American youth
    Gaifen Liu
    Unit of Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics, Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 156:598-605.e1. 2010
  4. pmc FTO variant rs9939609 is associated with body mass index and waist circumference, but not with energy intake or physical activity in European- and African-American youth
    Gaifen Liu
    Unit of Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics, Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Genet 11:57. 2010

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Influence of common variants in FTO and near INSIG2 and MC4R on growth curves for adiposity in African- and European-American youth
    Gaifen Liu
    Unit of Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics, Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:463-73. 2011
    ..Common variants for obesity identified in GWA studies have detectable but modest effects on growth curves for adiposity in EA and AA youth...
  2. doi request reprint Lifestyle and socioeconomic-status modify the effects of ADRB2 and NOS3 on adiposity in European-American and African-American adolescents
    Vasiliki Lagou
    Department of Epidemiology, Unit of Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:595-603. 2011
    ..Improved understanding of the joint effect of genes and lifestyle on adiposity will offer new insights into obesity and may provide new avenues for personalized prevention and treatment...
  3. doi request reprint Common variants near melanocortin 4 receptor are associated with general and visceral adiposity in European- and African-American youth
    Gaifen Liu
    Unit of Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics, Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 156:598-605.e1. 2010
    ..This study aimed to assess the influence of the identified single nucleotide polymorphisms rs17782313 and rs17700633 on general and visceral adiposity in European- and African-American youth...
  4. pmc FTO variant rs9939609 is associated with body mass index and waist circumference, but not with energy intake or physical activity in European- and African-American youth
    Gaifen Liu
    Unit of Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics, Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Genet 11:57. 2010
    ..This study aimed to assess the influence of FTO variant rs9939609 on adiposity, insulin resistance, energy intake and physical activity in European - (EA) and African-American (AA) youth...