About the Authors

María Isabel Queipo-Ortuño

maribelqo@gmail.com

Affiliations Biomedical Research Laboratory, Virgen de la Victoria Hospital (FIMABIS), Malaga, Spain, CIBER of Physiopathology of Obesity and Nutrition (CIBEROBN), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain

Luisa María Seoane

Affiliations CIBER of Physiopathology of Obesity and Nutrition (CIBEROBN), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain, Health Research Institute of Santiago de Compostela (IDIS), University Hospital Complex of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela (CHUS/SERGAS), Spain

Mora Murri

Affiliation Biomedical Research Laboratory, Virgen de la Victoria Hospital (FIMABIS), Malaga, Spain

María Pardo

Affiliations CIBER of Physiopathology of Obesity and Nutrition (CIBEROBN), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain, Health Research Institute of Santiago de Compostela (IDIS), University Hospital Complex of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela (CHUS/SERGAS), Spain

Juan Miguel Gomez-Zumaquero

Affiliation Molecular Biology Laboratory, Civil Hospital (FIMABIS), Malaga, Spain

Fernando Cardona

Affiliations Biomedical Research Laboratory, Virgen de la Victoria Hospital (FIMABIS), Malaga, Spain, CIBER of Physiopathology of Obesity and Nutrition (CIBEROBN), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain

Felipe Casanueva

Affiliations CIBER of Physiopathology of Obesity and Nutrition (CIBEROBN), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Clinical Hospital of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Francisco J. Tinahones

Affiliations CIBER of Physiopathology of Obesity and Nutrition (CIBEROBN), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Virgen de la Victoria Hospital, Malaga, Spain

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MQO FJT F. Cardona F. Casanueva. Performed the experiments: MIQO LS MM MP JMZ F. Cardona. Analyzed the data: MIQO LS MM MP JMZ F. Cardona F. Casanueva FJT. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MIQO LS MM MP JMZ F. Cardona F. Casanueva FJT. Wrote the paper: MIQO LS MM MP F. Cardona F. Casanueva FJT.