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Meta-analyses between 18 candidate genetic markers and overweight/obesity

Linlin Tang1, Huadan Ye1, Qingxiao Hong1, Fei Chen1, Qinwen Wang13, Leiting Xu13, Shizhong Bu13, Qiong Liu13, Meng Ye2*, Dao Wen Wang4*, Yifeng Mai2* and Shiwei Duan13*

Author Affiliations

1 Zhejiang Provincial Key Laboratory of Pathophysiology, School of Medicine, Ningbo University, 315211 Ningbo, Zhejiang, China

2 The Affiliated Hospital, Ningbo University, 315000 Ningbo, Zhejiang, China

3 Diabetes Center, School of Medicine, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315211, Zhejiang, China

4 Institute of Hypertension and Department of Internal Medicine, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

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Diagnostic Pathology 2014, 9:56  doi:10.1186/1746-1596-9-56

Published: 12 March 2014

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Additional file 1: Table S1:

Flow diagram of selecting studies for meta-analysis.

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Additional file 2: Figure S1:

Forest plots of the association studies of UCP1 rs1800592 in our subgroup meta-analysis.

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Additional file 3: Figure S2:

Forest plots of the association studies of APOE ϵ2/ϵ3/ϵ4.

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Additional file 4: Figure S3:

Funnel plots of the studies related to UCP1 rs1800592 by subgroup meta-analysis and APOE ϵ2/ϵ3/ϵ4.

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