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Sep 2017 In our recent paper published in Molecular Metabolism, we include a comprehensive summary of all the known mutations in MC4R.


Aug 2017 On BBC Tomorrow's World, Professor Farooqi speaks about the impact that genes have on the regulation of our appetite and body weight.



May 2012

Professor Farooqi receives prestigious award


Professor Farooqi, who leads the GOOS study, has
been awarded the prestigious European Journal of Endocrinology Prize 2012.




The Euorpean Journal of Endocrinology Prize 2012 is an acknowledgement of her contribution to the advancement of knowledge in Endocrinology. The prize was presented to Prof. Farooqi as part of the International Congress of Endocrinology meeting in Florence in May, where Prof. Farooqi delivered a lecture describing her team’s work and how it has contributed to the understanding and treatment of obesity.