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This work utilized Core Services supported by grant DK089503 of NIH to the University of Michigan.
The Weight Management Program offered through the Investigational Weight Management Clinic started in 2006 with the creation of the Michigan Metabolomics and Obesity Center (MMOC). As the MMOC morphed into the UM NORC, this Demonstration Unit was included into the NORC structure. This Demonstration Unit was created to investigate the feasibility of performing advanced phenotypic testing of individuals in the context of a state-of-the-art clinic for obesity management.