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LIPGENE Diet, genomics and the metabolic syndrome: an integrated nutrition, agro-food, social and economic analysis


Food and consumer protection

This project contributes to the research aim 'Food and consumer protection'. Which funding institutions are active for this aim? What are the sub-aims? Take a look:
Food and consumer protection

Project code: 505944
Contract period: 01.02.2004 - 31.01.2009
Budget: 12,480,000 Euro
Purpose of research: Basic research

The primary focus of LIPGEN is the interaction of nutrients and genotype in the metabolic syndrome. With access to a large prospective cohort followed biannually for 7 years and with hard clinical and nutritional data, a unique opportunity exists to deter mine diet-gene interaction in the development of the metabolic syndrome.

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