The quantitative trait locus on chromosome 2 for serum leptin levels is confirmed in African-Americans

Diabetes. 1999 Mar;48(3):643-4. doi: 10.2337/diabetes.48.3.643.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • African Americans
  • African Continental Ancestry Group / genetics*
  • Body Weight
  • Chromosome Mapping
  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 2*
  • Female
  • Genetic Linkage
  • Humans
  • Leptin
  • Male
  • Mexican Americans
  • Obesity / genetics
  • Proteins / genetics*
  • Quantitative Trait, Heritable*
  • United States

Substances

  • Leptin
  • Proteins