Human Obesity: Targets and Therapies (posters)


A 12-Month Randomized Controlled Trial to Investigate the Impact of a Low Glycemic Index (GI) Diet on Obesity Indices in Adolescents
Alice Pik-shan Kong, Kai Chow Choi, Ruth Chan, Risa Ozaki, Ronald C Ma, Kitty Kit Ting Cheung, Andrea O Luk, Wing Yee So, Jean Woo and Juliana CN Chan


Comparison of Changes in Obese and Non-Obese Patients after Gastric Bypass Surgery
Jung Hwan Park, Dong-Sun Kim, Sangmo Hong, Chang-Bum Lee, Yongsoo Park, Woong Hwan Choi and You Hern Ahn


Exercise First, Diet Later: Exercise Prior to Diet Protects Subjects with the Metabolic Syndrome from Muscle Loss, Independent of Age/Gender
Yonit Marcus, Jessica Sack, Elad Segev, Brurya Tal, Galina Shenkerman, Rona Limor, Karen Michele Tordjman, Gabi Shefer and Naftali Stern


Oral Administration of Gelesis100, a Novel Hydrogel, Significantly Decreases Body Weight in Overweight and Obese Subjects
Arne Astrup, Mette Kristensen, Lucio Gnessi, Mikiko Watanabe, Stepan Svacina, Martin Matoulek, Pavol Hlubik, Hana Stritecka, Franco Contaldo, Fabrizio Pasanisi, Hassan M Heshmati, Yishai Zohar, Eyal S Ron, Alessandro Sannino, Christian Demitri and Cosimo Saponaro


The Plasma and Serum Concentrations of Active Chemerin Are Elevated in Obese Humans
Jay Toulany, Yan Wang, Catherine Brown, Kathryn Slayter, Shelly McNeil and Kerry B Goralski


Lean Mass Loss during the Metabolic-Syndrome Treatment Has Unfavorable Cardiovascular Effects Negating Benefits Attained By Fat Mass Loss
Yonit Marcus, Elad Segev, Gabi Shefer, Jessica Sack, Brurya Tal, Mariana Yaron, Eliezer Carmeli, Yael Sofer, Miri Margaliot and Naftali Stern



Effects of Testosterone Supplementation on Laboratory Risk Factors of Urolithiasis in Hypogonadal Men with Metabolic Syndrome
Daria Gusakova, Svetlana Kalinchenko, George Mskhalaya, Yuliya Tishova and Armais Kamalov


From the Need of Preventing Infantile Obesity As Soon As Possible: A New Score at Birth
Maria Victoria Marcos, Nuria Sanz, Juan Manuel Rodriguez, Consol Sanchez, Lourdes Ibáñez, Corpus Marzo, Angeles Buj and M.Jesus Asencio


The Effect of Weight Loss on Serum Osteocalcin and Its Association with Serum Adipokines in Obese Adults
Mohammed S Albadah, Hafedh Dekhil, Shaffi Ahamed Shaik, Mohammed A Alsaif, Mustafa Shogair and Assim A Alfadda


The Effect of Exenatide Body Weight and Glycaemic Control: It MAY be an ANTI-Obesity Drug
Mithat Bahceci, Mustafa Demirpence, Pelin Tutuncuoglu, Nesil Gören, Hüsnü Yilmaz and Gonca Oruk


Association Between Short Sleeping Time and Obesity in Secondary School Children in Mexico
Daniela Georgina Aguilar-Velázquez, Tania Guadalupe Gómez Peralta, Isela Esther Juárez Rojop, Telma González Castro, Lilia López Narváez, MarÍa ANTONIA Jiménez Santos, Carlos ALFONZO Tovilla ZÁrate, Deysi Yadura Bermúdez Ocaña, Idemi Aguilar Mariscal and Esdras Arjona MagaÑa