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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, Evangelos Evangelou, Alisa K. Manning, Niels Grarup, Fotios Drenos, Xueling Sim

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, He Gao, Georgios Ntritsos, Niki Dimou, Claudia P. Cabrera, Ibrahim Karaman

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, Kerstin Becker, Michael Nothnagel, Andre Franke, Peter Nürnberg, Ana Isabel Espirito-Santo

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


Epidemiology of sarcopenia: determinants throughout the lifecourse

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

Older PeopleMedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


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

Joanna Semlyen

Statistical AnalysisPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys


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


DWP’s new Income Dynamics publication

Peter Matejic

Statistical AnalysisHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyIncome Dynamics


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

H. Aschard, Martin D. Tobin, D. B. Hancock, D. Skurnik, A. Sood, A. James, A. V. Smith, A. W. Manichaikul, A. Campbell, B. P. Prins

Drug/Alcohol AbuseMedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


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, Lars Alfredsson, G. David Batty, Eric J. Brunner, Eleonor Fransson, Marcel Goldberg

MedicineHealthBiology


Oxford textbook of geriatric medicine

Older PeopleMedicineGeneral Reference WorksDemographyPublic PolicyHealthBiology


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2015

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


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, Martijn van de Bunt, Kyle J. Gaulton, John D. Eicher, Stephen J. Sharp, Jian'an Luan

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Exploring the relationship between metabolic syndrome and sleep amongst adults in the UK -PhD thesis-

Rasha Abdulrahman Alfawaz

MedicineHealthBiology


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, Martijn van de Bunt, Kyle J. Gaulton, John D. Eicher, Stephen J. Sharp, Jian'an Luan

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, Ioanna Tachmazidou, Angela Matchan, Nigel W. Rayner, Emmanouil Tsafantakis, Maria Karaleftheri

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, Margot P. van de Weijer, Yanchun Bao, Melissa Smart, Meena Kumari, Gonneke Willemsen

PsychologyMedicineScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealthBiologyGenetics


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

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

MedicineUnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers using longitudinal data on income

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers using longitudinal data on income

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Income dynamics: background information and methodology

Peter Matejic

Statistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyIncome Dynamics


Income dynamics: income movements and the persistence of low incomes - data for 2010-2015

Peter Matejic

Statistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyIncome Dynamics


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, L. Bossini-Castillo, M. Obeidat, A. P. Henry, M. A . Portelli, R. J. Hall

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Producing modelled estimates of the size of the lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) population of England - technical report 1: review of LGB measures

Sanne van Kampen, Mauro Fornasiero, William Lee, Kerryn Husk

Social GroupsSocial SciencesStatistical AnalysisDemographyPublic PolicyHealthSurveysSociology