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Understanding Society COVID-19 Survey, Wave 1, April 2020: health and caring

Michaela Benzeval, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari

PsychologyDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCaregivingCovid 19


Briefing note COVID-19 survey: health and caring

Michaela Benzeval, Cara L. Booker, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Annette Jäckle, Meena Kumari, Brendan Read

PsychologyDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCaregivingCovid 19


Britons with life-threatening conditions denied care during pandemic

Michaela Benzeval, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari

PsychologyDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCaregivingCovid 19


The health impact of the pandemic: NHS hospital treatments for long-term health conditions fall by over 60% in April

Michaela Benzeval, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari

PsychologyDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCaregivingCovid 19


60% of cancer patients miss treatment during first month of the pandemic

Michaela Benzeval, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari

PsychologyDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCaregivingCovid 19


Assessing potential shared genetic aetiology between body mass index and sleep duration in 142,209 individuals

Victoria Garfield, Ghazaleh Fatemifar, Caroline Dale, Melissa Smart, Yanchun Bao, Clare H. Llewellyn, Andrew Steptoe, Delilah Zabaneh, Meena Kumari

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Multivariate genome-wide analyses of the well-being spectrum

Bart M. L. Baselmans, Rick Jansen, Hill F. Ip, Jenny van Dongen, Abdel Abdellaoui, Margot P. van de Weijer, Yanchun Bao, Melissa Smart, Meena Kumari, Gonneke Willemsen

PsychologyMedicineScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealthBiologyGenetics


Leveraging DNA-methylation quantitative-trait loci to characterize the relationship between methylomic variation, gene expression, and complex traits

Eilis Hannon, Tyler J. Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, Joe Burrage, Amanda Hughes, Yanchun Bao, Meena Kumari, Leonard C. Schalkwyk, Jonathan Mill

Science And TechnologyResearchHealthBiologyGenetics


Better governance, better access: practising responsible data sharing in the METADAC governance infrastructure

Madeleine J. Murtagh, Mwenza T. Blell, Olly W. Butters, Lorraine Cowley, Edward S. Dove, Alissa Goodman, Rebecca L. Griggs, Alison Hall, Nina Hallowell, Meena Kumari

MedicineScience And TechnologyResearchSurveysBiologyGenetics


Leveraging DNA methylation quantitative trait loci to characterize the relationship between methylomic variation, gene expression and complex traits

Eilis Hannon, Tyler J. Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, Joe Burrage, Amanda Hughes, Yanchun Bao, Meena Kumari, Leonard C. Schalkwyk, Jonathan Mill

Science And TechnologyResearchHealthBiologyGenetics


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


Vitamin D and cognitive function: a Mendelian randomisation study

Jane Maddock, Ang Zhou, Alana Cavadino, Elżbieta Kuźma, Yanchun Bao, Melissa Smart, Kai-Uwe Saum, Ben Schöttker, Jorgen Engmann, Marie Kjærgaard

Older PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisGenetics


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


Biomarker, genetics and epigenetics data

Meena Kumari, Melissa Smart, Michaela Benzeval

Science And TechnologySurveysBiologyGenetics


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, Ghazaleh Fatemifar, Jian’an Luan, Nick J. Wareham, Robert A. Scott, John R.B. Perry

Science 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


Variations in cognitive abilities across the life course: cross-sectional evidence from Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Elise Whitley, Ian J. Deary, Stuart J. Ritchie, G. David Batty, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Older PeoplePsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


How do biomarkers and genetics contribute to Understanding Society? -25th Anniversary editorial-

Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari, Andrew M. Jones

Social SciencesMedicineScience And TechnologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiologyGenetics


Never too early, never too late: social and biological influences on health and disease over the lifecourse

David Blane, Noriko Cable, Tarani Chandola, Hannah-Marie Creese, Alexis Karamanos, Yvonne Kelly, Meena Kumari, Rebecca Lacey, Wendy Lu, Claire Mawditt

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour