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Regional inequalities in adiposity in England: distributional analysis of the contribution of individual-level characteristics and the small area obesogenic environment

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

Area EffectsGeographyHealthSocial StratificationBiology


Speed of aging during life span measured by new tool

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


New tool may offer a novel approach to prevent multiple chronic diseases

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


Epidemiologists develop new tool for measuring the pace of aging across the life course

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


Quantification of the pace of biological aging in humans through a blood test, the DunedinPoAm DNA methylation algorithm

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


A latent class approach to inequity in health using biomarker data

Vincenzo Carrieri, Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


Biomarkers, disability and health care demand

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

DisabilityEconomicsIncome DynamicsHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Nurse effects on measurement error in household biosocial surveys

Alexandru Cernat, Joseph W. Sakshaug

Survey MethodologyHealthBiology


The impact of a personalised blood pressure warning on health outcomes and behaviours

Sonia Bhalotra, Adeline Delavande, Paul Fisher, Jonathan James

Survey MethodologyHealthBiology


Ex ante inequality of opportunity in health, decomposition and distributional analysis of biomarkers

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


Biomarkers as precursors of disability

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

DisabilityHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Systematic underestimation of the epigenetic clock and age acceleration in older subjects

Louis Y. El Khoury, Tyler Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, Amanda Hughes, Yanchun Bao

Older PeopleLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


Enhancing data around early life in Understanding Society: scientific opportunities and considerations

Michaela Benzeval

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilitySurvey MethodologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiology


Phenome-wide association analysis of LDL-cholesterol lowering genetic variants in PCSK9

Amand F. Schmidt, Michael V. Holmes, David Preiss, Daniel I. Swerdlow, Ghazaleh Fatemifar

HealthBiologyGenetics


Grip strength modifies the association between estimated glomerular filtration rate and all-cause mortality

Per-Ola Sundin, Ruzan Udumyan, Katja Fall, Scott Montgomery

MedicineHealthBiology


P06 Genetics of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: the identification of a novel risk locus and clinical subgroup analysis -conference paper abstract-

John Bowes, Annie Yarwood, Samantha Smith, Damian Tarasek, Wendy Thomson

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


Associations of autozygosity with a broad range of human phenotypes

David W. Clark, Yukinori Okada, Kristjan H.S. Moore, Dan Mason, Nicola Pirastu

Childbearing: FertilityBiologyGenetics


Unemployment, employment precarity, and inflammation

Rachel C. Sumner, Rachel Bennett, Ann-Marie Creaven, Stephen Gallagher

Labour MarketUnemploymentHealthBiology


A latent class approach to inequity in health using biomarker data

Vincenzo Carrieri, Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


The transferability of lipid loci across African, Asian and European cohorts

Karoline Kuchenbaecker, Nikita Telkar, Theresa Reiker, Robin G. Walters, Kuang Lin

MedicineDemographyEthnic GroupsHealthBiologyGenetics


‘Virtuous’ and ‘vicious’ circles? Adults’ participation in different types of training in the UK and its association with wages

Daria Luchinskaya, Peter Dickinson

Social ExclusionHuman CapitalSociology Of LabourTraining: Labour MarketSocial InclusionEducationWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


The association between self-rated health and underlying biomarker levels is modified by age, gender, and household income: evidence from Understanding Society – the UK Household Longitudinal Study

M. Pia Chaparro, Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Social GroupsDemographyIncome DynamicsHealthBiology


Main and interactive effects of inflammation and perceived neighbourhood cohesion on psychological distress: results from a population-based study in the UK

Efstathios Papachristou, Eirini Flouri, Theodora Kokosi, Marta Francesconi

Area EffectsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourBiology


Are flexible work arrangements associated with lower levels of chronic stress-related biomarkers? A study of 6025 employees in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Tarani Chandola, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketWell BeingHealthCaregivingBiology


Early-life inequalities and biological ageing: a multisystem Biological Health Score approach in Understanding Society

Maryam Karimi, Raphaële Castagné, Cyrille Delpierre, Gaëlle Albertus, Eloïse Berger

HealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology