Genetic association studies of obesity in Africa: a systematic review.
Cape Town, South Africa. In Obes Rev, Mar 2015
Polymorphisms in genes such as ACE, ADIPOQ, ADRB2, AGRP, AR, CAPN10, CD36, C7orf31, DRD4, FTO, MC3R, MC4R, SGIP1 and LEP were found to be associated with various measures of obesity.
Role of proopiomelanocortin-derived peptides and their receptors in the osteoarticular system: from basic to translational research.
Münster, Germany. In Endocr Rev, 2012
MCR subtypes, especially MC1R, MC2R (the ACTH receptor), MC3R, and MC4R, but also the μ-OR and δ-OR, have been detected in various cells of the synovium, cartilage, and bone.