Contemporary approaches into obesity: Drugs and genes


Basaran P., Basaran N. , Altuntas I., Tamer M.

CRITICAL REVIEWS IN FOOD SCIENCE AND NUTRITION, vol.44, no.6, pp.419-424, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10408690490886656
  • Title of Journal : CRITICAL REVIEWS IN FOOD SCIENCE AND NUTRITION
  • Page Numbers: pp.419-424

Abstract

Obesity is a global epidemic effecting the health and life style of millions of people in both developed and developing countries.. In this article, current medical treatments, recent scientific progresses toward understanding obesity, and future potentials in biotechnology applications in pharmaceutical research are reviewed in detail.