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1.“FunctionalCharacterization of Nine Novel Naturally Occurring Mutations in HumanMelanocortin-3 Receptor Gene” UAB Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama, May 2012.
2. "TheStructural and Functional Relationship of Nine Naturally Occurring Human Melanocortin-3Receptor Mutations" The Boshell Diabetes and Metabolic Disease ResearchProgram, Auburn, Alabama, March 2011.
3. "FunctionalCharacterization of Nine Naturally Occurring Melanocortin-3 Receptor Mutations", ENDO 2010:The 92nd Annual Meeting & Expo, San Diego, California,June 2010.