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Genetic analysis of over one million people identifies 535 novel loci for blood pressure

Evangelos Evangelou, Helen R. Warren, David Mosen-Ansorena, Borbala Mifsud, Raha Pazoki

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


A single complex Agpat2 allele in a patient with partial lipodystrophy

Marjoleine F. Broekema, Maarten P.G. Massink, Joep De Ligt, Edwin C.A. Stigter, Houshang Monajemi

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


The cultural origin of saving behavior

Joan Costa-Font, Paola Giuliano, Berkay Ozcan

MigrationEconomicsSavings And AssetsEthnic GroupsSocial Behaviour


Migration versus immobility, and ties to parents

John Ermisch, Clara H. Mulder

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationHouseholdsSociologyHousing Market


Biomarkers as precursors of disability

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

DisabilityHealthBiology


Ethnic and migrant penalties in job quality in the UK: the role of residential concentration and occupational clustering

Wouter Zwysen, Neli Demireva

Area EffectsMigrationLabour MarketEthnic Groups


Informal caregiving and markers of adiposity in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Rebecca E. Lacey, Anne McMunn, Elizabeth Webb

DemographyLabour MarketHealthCaregivingBiology


Gene discovery and polygenic prediction from a genome-wide association study of educational attainment in 1.1 million individuals

James J. Lee, Robbee Wedow, Aysu Okbay, Edward Kong, Omeed Maghzian

EducationBiologyGenetics


Stressed out? An investigation of whether allostatic load mediates associations between neighbourhood deprivation and health

Lucy Prior, David Manley, Kelvyn Jones

Area EffectsGeographyPovertyWell BeingHealthBiology


Place and preference effects on the association between mental health and internal migration within Great Britain

Sam Wilding, David Martin, Graham Moon

Area EffectsPsychologyGeographyDemographyMigrationWell BeingHealth


A comparison of robust methods for Mendelian randomization using multiple genetic variants

Yanchun Bao, Paul Clarke, Melissa Smart, Meena Kumari

Income DynamicsBiologyGenetics


Expectations for family transitions in young adulthood among the UK second generation

Ann Berrington

MigrationYoung PeopleFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


Age modification of the relationship between C-reactive protein and fatigue: findings from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

MedicineHealthBiology


Neighborhood deprivation and biomarkers of health in Britain: the mediating role of the physical environment

M. Pia Chaparro, Michaela Benzeval, Elizabeth Richardson, Richard Mitchell

Area EffectsGeographyHealthBiology


Do ethnic networks influence circular migration? Evidence from the UK

Majlinda Joxhe

Social GroupsSocial NetworksGeographyMigrationLabour MarketEthnic Groups


Immobility and the Brexit vote

Neil Lee, Katy Morris, Thomas Kemeny

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyMigrationSociology Of Households


Social patterning in grip strength and in its association with age; a cross sectional analysis using the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Caroline Carney, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers in Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Genome-wide association study of developmental dysplasia of the hip identifies an association with GDF5

Konstantinos Hatzikotoulas, Andreas Roposch, Karan M. Shah, Matthew J. Clark, Selina Bratherton

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


Estimating stochastic survey response errors using the multitrait-multierror model

Alexandru Cernat, Daniel Oberski

MigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsSocial Attitudes


Ethnic nationalism or relaxed assimilation?: the response of dominant ethnic groups to immigration in the Anglo-Saxon world

Eric Kaufmann

DemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial AttitudesSociologyRace Relations


Integration journey: the social mobility trajectory of ethnic minority groups in Britain

Yaojun Li

MigrationEducationLabour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


An examination of ethnic hierarchies and returns to human capital in the UK

Wouter Zwysen, Neli Demireva

Human CapitalTraining: Labour MarketMigrationEducationLabour MarketEthnic Groups


Does ethnic concentration influence gender role views? A study across ethnic groups in England and Wales

Carolina V. Zuccotti

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Analysis of different types of physical activity and functional independence in old age -PhD thesis-

Christine Roberts

Older PeopleWell BeingHealthSportBiology