Scientists have found another gene that leads to obesity


Scientists have found another gene that leads to obesityDiets, weight loss – topical issues that concern not only women, but also geneticists, nutritionists and other scientists interested in this issue. Researchers from different countries are constantly studying the causes that lead to obesity. Recently, a group of scientists from the Medical school mount Sinai was able to find the answer to the tormenting many people question related to overweight.

As it turned out, the basis of obesity may be a hereditary factor, but the blame for this issue, the gene responsible for the extra pounds. It's called CEP19. Among ten full people, nine have this gene, "thanks to" which it is extremely difficult for a person to reduce excess weight. Not only that, CEP19 can lead to the development of diabetes. Scientists also found that the gene is responsible to some extent for the human appetite, which leads to overeating. While scientists are not in a hurry with further conclusions and conduct regular research in this area.

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