Pathogenic mutations in two Chinese patients exhibiting severe early-onset obesity

  • Yanshan LiuEmail author
  • Wei Yang
  • Rui Hua
  • Yingzhi Huang
  • Xue ZhangEmail author
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We are grateful to all the family members for their participation. This work was financially supported by the National Key Research and Development Program of China (2016YFC0905100), the CAMS Innovation Fund for Medical Sciences (CIFMS) (2016-I2M-1-002), the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) (81230015), and the Beijing Municipal Science and Technology Commission (Z151100003915078).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.McKusick-Zhang Center for Genetic Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical SciencesChinese Academy of Medical Sciences School of Basic Medicine Peking Union Medical CollegeBeijingChina
  2. 2.Capital Institute of PediatricsBeijingChina
  3. 3.Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nanfang HospitalSouthern Medical UniversityGuangzhouChina

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