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The children with Down syndrome had significantly higher body mass index.

In general, obese people have higher leptin, which means that leptin resistance leptin resistance says. Your body not on the hormone properly respond Because Down syndrome is a chromosomal disorder, children with Down syndrome have a genetic predisposition for severe leptin resistance. .. The children with Down syndrome had significantly higher body mass index, a […]

Sean Hennessy.

Sean Hennessy, an assistant professor of epidemiology and pharmacology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, received the 2008 Leon I. Goldberg Young Investigator Award. The Leon I. Goldberg Young Investigator Award recognizes and promotes young scientists who are active in clinical pharmacology. Hennessy has celebrated as a leader in pharmacoepidemiology research, both nationally and internationally. […]