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Trefoil factor family member 2 (Tff2) KO mice are protected from high-fat diet-induced obesity
Article first published online: 11 JUN 2013
Copyright © 2013 The Obesity Society
Volume 21, Issue 7, pages 1389–1395, July 2013
How to Cite
De Giorgio, M. R., Yoshioka, M., Riedl, I., Moreault, O., Cherizol, R.-G., Shah, A. A., Blin, N., Richard, D. and St-Amand, J. (2013), Trefoil factor family member 2 (Tff2) KO mice are protected from high-fat diet-induced obesity. Obesity, 21: 1389–1395. doi: 10.1002/oby.20165
Author's contributions: MRDG collected, analyzed and interpreted the data, and drafted the manuscript. MY, IR, OM and RGC contributed to the collection, analysis and interpretation of the data. AAS and NB worked to the generation of Tff2 KO mice and critically revised the manuscript. DR contributed to design the study, specifically carcass energy analyses and in situ hybridization procedures, and critically revised the manuscript. MY and JStA conceived the study, designed it and critically revised the manuscript. JStA gave the final approval of the version to be published.
Funding agencies: This work was supported by the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (HSFC) and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Dr. St-Amand is a senior investigator supported by Fonds de la Recherche en Santé du Québec (FRSQ).
- Issue published online: 12 AUG 2013
- Article first published online: 11 JUN 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 29 NOV 2012 04:10PM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 2 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Received: 19 MAY 2012
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