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The Role of Genetics in Obesity

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In this video segment adapted from NOVA scienceNOW, learn about obesity and how both genetics and behavior play a role in its development. Obesity ...

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NOVA scienceNOW: "Obesity"

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Adapted from NOVA scienceNOW: "Obesity." Third party materials courtesy of The Washington Post, Corbis; three-dimensional neurotransmitter animation courtesy, Dr. Arthur W. Toga, Laboratory of Neuro Imaging at UCLA.


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