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Gene-environment interactions between education and body mass: evidence from the UK and Finland

Vikesh Amin, Petri Böckerman, Jutta Viinikainen, Melissa Smart, Yanchun Bao

EducationHealthBiologyGenetics


Concordance of health states in couples: analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in the UK Understanding Society panel

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Associations of C-reactive protein and psychological distress are modified by antidepressants, supporting an inflammatory depression subtype: findings from UKHLS

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

PsychologyMedicineWell BeingHealthBiology


An integrated approach to bias in a longitudinal survey in the United Kingdom: assessing construct, method, and item bias in the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12)

Isabel Benítez, Byron G. Adams, Jia He

PsychologyDemographyMigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSurveys


Design and implementation of a high quality probability sample of immigrants and ethnic minorities: lessons learnt

Peter Lynn, Alita Nandi, Violetta Parutis, Lucinda Platt

MigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic Groups


New blood pressure–associated loci identified in meta-analyses of 475 000 individuals

Aldi T. Kraja, James P. Cook, Helen R. Warren, Praveen Surendran, Chunyu Liu

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


How entry into parenthood shapes gender role attitudes: new evidence from longitudinal UK data

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

PsychologyLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingBiology


How entry into parenthood shapes gender role attitudes: new evidence from longitudinal UK data

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

PsychologyLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingBiology


Poverty and participation in twenty-first century multicultural Britain

Emanuele Ferragina, Mark Tomlinson, Robert Walker

Social ExclusionPovertyEthnic GroupsSocial Capital


Shared care after separation in the United Kingdom: limited data, limited practice?

Tina Haux, Stephen McKay, Ruth Cain

Law And LegislationLone ParentsHouseholdsPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionSurveysSocial Policy


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 Genome-Wide Association Study of Dupuytren disease reveals 17 additional variants implicated in fibrosis

Michael Ng, Dipti Thakkar, Lorraine Southam, Paul Werker, Roel Ophoff

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


Novel blood pressure locus and gene discovery using Genome-Wide Association Study and expression data sets from blood and the kidney

Louise Wain, Ahmad Vaez, Rick Jansen, Roby Joehanes, Peter J. van der Most

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Mixing modes and measurement methods in longitudinal studies

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Michaela Benzeval

Information And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologyEconomicsSurvey MethodologySurveys


Epidemiology of sarcopenia: determinants throughout the lifecourse

S. C. Shaw, E. M. Dennison, C. Cooper

Older PeopleMedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Exploring the value of Understanding Society for neighbourhood effects analyses

Gundi Knies

Area EffectsGeographySurveys


Recording sexual orientation in the UK: pooling data for statistical power

Joanna Semlyen

Statistical AnalysisPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys


Levels or changes?: Ethnic context, immigration and the UK Independence Party vote

Eric Kaufmann

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEthnic GroupsRace Relations


Unemployment and inflammatory markers in England, Wales and Scotland, 1998–2012: meta-analysis of results from 12 studies

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari, Anne McMunn, Mel Bartley

MedicineUnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


A guide to the biomarker data in the CLOSER studies. A catalogue across cohort and longitudinal studies

Milagros Ruiz, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

Science And TechnologyHealthSurveysBiology


EMB/ IEMB data

Alita Nandi

MigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsSurveys


Innovation panel

Annette Jäckle

Survey MethodologySurveys


A longitudinal analysis of family forms, ethnicity and life chances

Polly Mckinlay

Child DevelopmentFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


Partnership history data

Alita Nandi

Family Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Ethnicity and identity: new perspectives

Lucinda Platt

PsychologyMigrationEthnic Groups