Genetic test in obesity

It is more than proven that genes work on the regulation center of appetite, distribution of fat in the body...






In the development of obesity, as well as the influence of known factors (diet, exercise, social and cultural factors, etc…) is essential to consider the individual genetic profile.

In fact, it is fully demonstrated that genes involved in the center of hunger, in weight regulation, in the number and size of adipocytes and adipose tissue distribution in different parts of the body.

It helps us know how much affect our weight carbohydrates, fats, exercise … and what will be the response to some drugs used in the treatment of obesity.