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  1. Institut für Humanernährung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany

    • Manfred J. Müller
    • , Corinna Geisler
    •  & Anja Bosy-Westphal
  2. Institut für Medizinische Informatik und Statistik, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany

    • Michael Krawczak
  3. Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA, USA

    • Steven Heymsfield
  4. Institute de Physiology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

    • Yves Schutz
  5. Department of Medicine, Division of Physiology, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland

    • Abdul Dulloo
  6. Institute of Psychological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK

    • John Blundell

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