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Genome-Wide Association Scan Meta-Analysis Identifies Three Loci Influencing Adiposity and Fat Distribution

Cecilia M Lindgren, Iris M Heid, Joshua C Randall, Claudia Lamina, Valgerdur Steinthorsdottir, Lu Qi, Elizabeth K Speliotes, Gudmar Thorleifsson, Cristen J Willer, Blanca M Herrera, Anne U Jackson, Noha Lim, Paul Scheet, Nicole Soranzo, Najaf Amin, Yurii S Aulchenko, John C Chambers, Alexander Drong, Jian'an Luan, Helen N Lyon Show all

PLoS Genetics | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2009

University of Melbourne Researchers

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Funding Acknowledgements

Major project or personal funding for the work described in this paper comes from the Academy of Finland (104781, 124243), ADA Smith Family Foundation Pinnacle Program, the American Diabetes Association, Arthritis Research Campaign, AstraZeneca AB, The Barts and The London Charity, Biocentrum Helsinki, Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (UK), British Heart Foundation, Camstrad, Cancer Research UK, CIDR (NIH Contract Number N01-HG-65403), Diabetes UK, the European Commission (Framework VI: LSHG-CT-2004-518153 [EURODIA]; LSHG-CT-2004-512066 [MolPAGE]; LSHM-CT-2006-037197; LSHM-CT-2003-503041; QL46-CT-2002-02629 [GENOMOS]; LSHM-CT-2007-037273; Framework VII: HEALTH-F4-2007-201413 [ENGAGE]), the Faculty of Biology and Medicine of Lausanne, Switzerland, the Swiss National Science Foundation (Grant 33CSCO-122661, the Finnish Heart Association, the Finnish Cultural Foundation, Folkhalsan Research Foundation, the German National Genome Research Net, GlaxoSmithKline, the Sigrid Juselius Foundation, the Karolinska Institute, Kings College London, the Knut and AliceWallenberg Foundation, the Medical Research Council UK (G0000934, G0000649, G0601261, G0500539, G9521010D, G0600705), MedStar Research Institute, Munich Center of Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health (US: intramural programs (1Z01-HG000024), National Institute on Aging; NHLBI (HL087679 [STAMPEED], HL084729), NIDDK (DK062370; DK072193; DK075787; DK079466; DK080145; DK067288; DK07191), NHGRI (HG02651), the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research, the Netherlands Center of Medical Systems Biology, the Netherlands Genomics Initiative (NGI)/Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) (050-060-810), Novartis, Peninsula Medical School, Scottish Executive Chief Scientist's Office, Stockholm County Council (560183), Support for Science Funding (UK); Swedish Heart-Lung Foundation, the Swedish Medical Research Council (8691), UK National Institute of Health Research, UK Department of Health Policy Research Programme, University of Oxford, Vandervell Foundation and Wellcome Trust (068545/Z/02, GR072960, GR076113, GR069224, 086596/Z/08/Z). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.