Manhattan plot: Identification of novel obesity and cardiometabolic trait loci.
Combining genetic consortia to discover new genes that associate with obesity, body shape and body fat distribution.
Manhattan skyline: Ethnic, genetic and phenotypic diversity.
The Loos Lab
We study genes that increase risk of obesity and related traits to gain insight in the biology that controls body weight and to learn how lifestyle can reduce one’s genetic susceptibility.
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Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Charles Bronfman Institute for Personalized Medicine
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