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The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at

Term:Increased body fat percentage
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Accession:HP:0025521 term browser browse the term
Definition:The percentage of fat as a part of total body weight above the norm, usually defined as 32% for females and 25% for males.

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G MC3R melanocortin 3 receptor susceptibility IAGP DNA:missense mutations:cds:p.T6K, p.V81I RGD PMID:16123355 RGD:6484587 NCBI chr20:56,248,732...56,249,815
Ensembl chr20:56,248,732...56,249,815
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G MC4R melanocortin 4 receptor IAGP RGD PMID:9392003 RGD:1626222 NCBI chr18:60,371,062...60,372,775
Ensembl chr18:60,371,062...60,372,775
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G POMC proopiomelanocortin IAGP increased total body fat;DNA:SNP:3' utr:8246C>T (rs1042571) (human) RGD PMID:15812563 RGD:1601429 NCBI chr 2:25,160,860...25,168,580
Ensembl chr 2:25,160,853...25,168,903
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  Human phenotype 15292
    Phenotypic abnormality 15290
      Growth abnormality 3405
        Increased body fat percentage 80
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