NIH granted clinical trials and studies provided information regarding causes and factors responsible of being overweight. Metabolic Clinical Research unit (MCRU) conducted studies and discovered genes responsible for obesity in adults and children. It also studied medication in obese children. It is focusing on prevention and treatment of obesity.
Related Journals of Research advances in Obesity
Journal of Obesity & Eating Disorders, Endocrinology & Metabolic Syndrome, Journal of Nutritional Disorders & Therapy, Journal of Metabolic Syndrome, Journal of Obesity & Weight Loss Therapy, Research and Development in Pharmacy & Life Sciences, Obesity Facts, Current Opinion in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Obesity, Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy