Sharon P Fowler
Affiliation: University of Texas Health Science Center
- Fueling the obesity epidemic? Artificially sweetened beverage use and long-term weight gainSharon P Fowler
Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1894-900. 2008..069), were significant in all 13 remaining strata. These findings raise the question whether AS use might be fueling--rather than fighting--our escalating obesity epidemic...
- Genetic epidemiology of cardiometabolic risk factors and their clustering patterns in Mexican American children and adolescents: the SAFARI StudySharon P Fowler
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, USA
Hum Genet 132:1059-71. 2013..These findings highlight the complex genetic architecture of MS/MSCs in MA children, and underscore the need for early screening and intervention to prevent chronic sequelae in this vulnerable pediatric population. ..
- Metabolic syndrome is linked to chromosome 7q21 and associated with genetic variants in CD36 and GNAT3 in Mexican AmericansVidya S Farook
Department of Genetics, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, San Antonio, Texas, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:2083-92. 2012..7). In conclusion, our linkage and subsequent association studies implicate a region on chromosome 7q21 to influence MS in Mexican Americans...
- Wide disparity in genetic admixture among Mexican Americans from San Antonio, TXJoke Beuten
Department of Pediatrics Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
Ann Hum Genet 75:529-38. 2011....