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Adipocyte Hypertrophy, Fatty Liver and Metabolic Risk Factors in South Asians: The Molecular Study of Health and Risk in Ethnic Groups (mol-SHARE)

  • Sonia S. Anand mail,

    anands@mcmaster.ca

    Affiliations: Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Clinical Epidemiology/Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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  • Mark A. Tarnopolsky,

    Affiliations: Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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  • Shirya Rashid,

    Affiliation: Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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  • Karleen M. Schulze,

    Affiliation: Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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  • Dipika Desai,

    Affiliation: Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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  • Andrew Mente,

    Affiliation: Department of Clinical Epidemiology/Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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  • Sandy Rao,

    Affiliation: Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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  • Salim Yusuf,

    Affiliations: Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Clinical Epidemiology/Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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  • Hertzel C. Gerstein,

    Affiliations: Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Clinical Epidemiology/Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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  • Arya M. Sharma

    Affiliations: Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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  • Published: July 28, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0022112

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 29 Jul 2011 at 15:32 GMT

The following articles represent some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: e! Science News
Title: “Packing on pounds riskier for South Asians, say McMaster researchers | e! Science News”
http://esciencenews.com/a...

Publication: Montreal Gazette
Title: “Weight gain harsher among South Asian population: Study”
http://www.montrealgazett...

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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 05 Aug 2011 at 14:59 GMT

Further media coverage of this paper can be found below:

Publication: Vancouver Sun
Title: “Excess weight more risky for South Asians”
http://www.vancouversun.c...

Publication: Times of India
Title: “Why packing on pounds is riskier for Indians - Times Of India”
http://articles.timesofin...

Details of the press release for this paper can be found below:

Publication: Press Release
Title: “Packing on pounds riskier for South Asians, say McMaster researchers”
http://www.eurekalert.org...

If you see any additional coverage of this paper in the press or blogosphere, please reply to this thread and add the link to the article.

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