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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


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


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


Epidemiology of sarcopenia: determinants throughout the lifecourse

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

Older PeopleMedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


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


Evidence for large-scale gene-by-smoking interaction effects on pulmonary function

H. Aschard, Martin D. Tobin, D. B. Hancock, D. Skurnik, A. Sood

Drug/Alcohol AbuseMedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Rare variant analysis of human and rodent obesity genes in individuals with severe childhood obesity

Audrey E. Hendricks, Elena G. Bochukova, Gaëlle Marenne, Julia M. Keogh, Neli Atanassova

Science And TechnologyYoung PeopleHealthBiologyGenetics


Overweight, obesity, and risk of cardiometabolic multimorbidity: pooled analysis of individual-level data for 120 813 adults from 16 cohort studies from the USA and Europe

Mika Kivimäki, Eeva Kuosma, Jane E. Ferrie, Ritva Luukkonen, Solja T. Nyberg

MedicineHealthBiology


Data visualization and health econometrics

Andrew M. Jones

EconometricsEconomicsHealthBiology


Integrative genomic analysis implicates limited peripheral adipose storage capacity in the pathogenesis of human insulin resistance

Luca A. Lotta, Pawan Gulati, Felix R. Day, Felicity Payne, Halit Ongen

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Whole-genome sequencing coupled to imputation discovers genetic signals for anthropometric traits

Ioanna Tachmazidou, Dániel Süveges, Josine L. Min, Graham R. S. Ritchie, Julia Steinberg

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Socio-economic inequalities in C-reactive protein and fibrinogen across the adult age span: findings from Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

Science And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Genome-wide analysis of health-related biomarkers in the UK Household Longitudinal Study reveals novel associations

Bram P. Prins, Karoline B. Kuchenbaecker, Yanchun Bao, Melissa Smart, Delilah Zabaneh

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Economic insecurity during the Great Recession and metabolic, inflammatory and liver function biomarkers: analysis of the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Claire L. Niedzwiedz, Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Aaron Reeves, Martin McKee, David Stuckler

EconomicsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthFinanceBiology


Corrigendum: integrative genomic analysis implicates limited peripheral adipose storage capacity in the pathogenesis of human insulin resistance

Luca A. Lotta, Pawan Gulati, Felix R. Day, Felicity Payne, Halit Ongen

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Whole genome sequencing and imputation in isolated populations identify genetic associations with medically-relevant complex traits

Lorraine Southam, Arthur Gilly, Dániel Süveges, Aliki-Eleni Farmaki, Jeremy Schwartzentruber

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Multivariate genome-wide and integrated transcriptome and epigenome-wide analyses of the well-being spectrum

Bart M. L. Baselmans, Rick Jansen, Hill Fung Ip, Jenny van Dongen, Abdel Abdellaoui

PsychologyMedicineScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealthBiologyGenetics


Unemployment, underweight, and obesity: findings from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

MedicineUnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


Novel blood pressure locus and gene discovery using GWAS and expression datasets from blood and the kidney

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

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Genome-wide association analyses for lung function and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease identify new loci and potential druggable targets

Louise V. Wain, Nick Shrine, María Soler Artigas, A. Mesut Erzurumluoglu, Boris Noyvert

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Genome-wide association analysis identifies novel blood pressure loci and offers biological insights into cardiovascular risk

Helen R. Warren, Evangelos Evangelou, Claudia P. Cabrera, He Gao, Meixia Ren

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics