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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


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


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

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


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


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


Can clean air make you happy? Examining the effect of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) on life satisfaction

Sarah J. Knight, Peter Howley

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsGeographyScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealth


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


Digital television: impact on cognitive development, educational inequality and habits

Adrian Nieto

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsTime UseGeographyScience And TechnologyYoung PeopleEducationChild Development


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


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


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


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

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Social networking sites and employment status: an investigation based on Understanding Society data

John Mowbray, Robert Raeside, Hazel Hall, Peter Robertson

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksScience And TechnologyInformation NetworksYoung PeopleLabour Market


How natural disasters can affect environmental concerns, risk aversion, and even politics: evidence from Fukushima and three European countries

Jan Goebel, Christian Krekel, Tim Tiefenbach, Nicolas R. Ziebarth

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyScience And TechnologyEconomics


Effects of early life weather conditions on later life attitudes and outcomes

Joseph Gomes

GeographyScience And TechnologyChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Heritability and genetic association analysis of two cognition phenotypes in white European adults

Delilah Zabaneh

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Using genome-wide data to examine the association between Body Mass Index (BMI) and sleep

Victoria Garfield

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Towards device agnostic survey design: challenges and opportunities for Understanding Society

Tim Hanson, Peter Matthews, Alexander Wenz

Science And TechnologySurvey Methodology


Cleaner nudges? Policy labels and investment decision-making

Ian Lange, Mirko Moro, Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman

Environmental SociologyOlder PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHouseholdsWelfare BenefitsSocial Behaviour