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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


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

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


The social determinants of health: an empirical analysis of ethnic and spatial inequalities in health -PhD thesis-

Natasha M. Crawford

GeographyDemographyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthBiology


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


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

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Understanding third and fourth births in Britain: what role do increased immigration and multiple partnerships play?

Ann Berrington, Juliet Stone

MigrationHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityEthnic Groups


Fertility by birth order among the descendants of immigrants in selected European countries

Hill Kulu, Tina Hannemann, Ariane Pailhé, Karel Neels, Sandra Krapf

DemographyMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


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

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


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


Saving behaviour and biomarkers: a high-dimensional Bayesian analysis of British panel data

Sarah Brown, Pulak Ghosh, Daniel Gray, Bhuvanesh Pareek, Jennifer Roberts

Savings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessHealthSurveysFinanceBiology


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


Why does fertility remain high among certain UK-born ethnic minority women?

Hill Kulu, Tina Hannemann

DemographyMigrationChildbearing: FertilityEthnic Groups


Untreated hypertension in the UK household population — who are missed by the general health checks?

Jakob Petersen, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthSurveysBiology


Concordance of health states in couples. Analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Assortative mating on educational attainment leads to genetic spousal resemblance for causal alleles

David Hugh-Jones, Karin J. H. Verweij, Beate St. Pourcain, Abdel Abdellaoui

Science And TechnologyEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Alternative measures to BMI: exploring income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

Income DynamicsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationBiology


Assessing the role of insulin-like growth factors and binding proteins in prostate cancer using Mendelian randomization: genetic variants as instruments for circulating levels

Carolina Bonilla, Sarah J. Lewis, Mari-Anne Rowlands, Tom R. Gaunt, George Davey Smith

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


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


Trans-ancestry meta-analyses identify rare and common variants associated with blood pressure and hypertension

Praveen Surendran, Fotios Drenos, Robin Young, Helen Warren, James P. Cook

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Flexible working and consequences for working patterns post childbirth for mothers in the UK

Heejung Chung, Mariska van der Horst

Information And Communication TechnologiesLabour MarketHouseholdsChildbearing: Fertility