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Australian volunteers wanted for eating disorders study – Australian Hospital + Healthcare Bulletin

Australian researchers are calling for more than 3500 volunteers to enrol in a study investigating genetic predisposition to three complex eating disorders.

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Australian researchers are calling for more than 3500 volunteers with first-hand experience of an eating disorder to enrol in a study investigating genetic predisposition to three complex eating disorders.
Reported to be the worlds largest genetic investigation into eating disorders, the Eating Disorders Genetics Initiative (EDGI) aims to identify the hundreds of genes that influence a persons risk of developing anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge-eating disorder, to improve treatment a…

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