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Obesity genes? Scientists isolating mutations that promote weight gain, spurring hopes gene editing could dramatically curtail the disease

Obesity genes? Scientists isolating mutations that promote weight gain, spurring hopes gene editing could dramatically curtail the disease

Sophie Holman-Jones | Epigram | 
Over the last twenty years, genetics have been increasingly implicated in the incidence of obesity. The MC4R gene in particular ...
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