Recent progress in genetics, epigenetics and metagenomics unveils the pathophysiology of human obesity Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Recent advancements in research methodology have partially decoded the genetic, epigenetic and metagenomic basis of obesity, and have improved our understanding of this highly prevalent disease. This paper highlights the current knowledge in this field, and provides suggestions for translational personalized medicine applications.

publication date

  • June 1, 2016