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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


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


Vitamin D and cognitive function: a Mendelian randomisation study

Jane Maddock, Ang Zhou, Alana Cavadino, Elżbieta Kuźma, Yanchun Bao

Older PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisGenetics


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


Autonomy in paid work and employee subjective well-being

Daniel Wheatley

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsWell Being


Smoking history and genome wide DNA methylation in Understanding Society (wave 3)

Alex Andrayas

Drug/Alcohol AbuseScience And TechnologyHealthSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Integrating genetic and epigenetic variation in the Understanding Society: mQTLs and complex trait polygenic scores

Eilis Hannon

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Genome wide methylation analysis of lipids in Understanding Society (wave 3)

Tyler Gorrie-Stone

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Epigenetic profiles, ageing and social position

Amanda Hughes

Older PeopleScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Combining multiple SNPs in Mendelian randomization studies with continuous outcome

Yanchun Bao

HealthBiologyGenetics


Body Mass Index (BMI) and self-reported sleep duration: a Mendelian randomization study

Victoria Garfield

HealthBiologyGenetics


BMI and well-being - a Mendelian Randomization study

Yanchun Bao

Well BeingHealthBiologyGenetics


Biomarker, genetics and epigenetics data

Meena Kumari, Melissa Smart, Michaela Benzeval

Science And TechnologySurveysBiologyGenetics


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


Essays on the economics of education and labour -PhD thesis-

Greta Morando

Social InclusionEducationLabour MarketEconomicsEthnic Groups


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


Is low pay a springboard to higher earnings?

Conor D'Arcy, Alex Hurrell

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketUnemploymentPovertyPublic PolicyWages And Earnings


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


Essays on political integration of ethnic minorities in the UK -PhD thesis-

Magdalena Borkowska

PoliticsPsychologySocial InclusionCitizenshipEthnic GroupsSocietiesRace Relations


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