|Trait||Body mass index|
|Title||Six new loci associated with body mass index highlight a neuronal influence on body weight regulation|
|Odds Ratio||0.26 [0.19-0.34] kg/m2 increase|
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|qualified_impact||Insufficiently evaluated pathogenic|
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