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  1. 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, et al.

    1. Science And Technology
    2. Health
    3. Biology
    4. Genetics
  2. Unemployment and inflammatory markers in England, Wales and Scotland, 1998–2012: meta-analysis of results from 12 studies

    Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari, Anne McMunn, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Unemployment
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Biology
  3. Evidence for large-scale gene-by-smoking interaction effects on pulmonary function

    H. Aschard, Martin D. Tobin, D. B. Hancock, et al.

    1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
    2. Medicine
    3. Science And Technology
    4. Health
    5. Biology
    6. Genetics
  4. Identifying low density lipoprotein cholesterol associated variants in the Annexin A2 (ANXA2) gene

    Roaa Hani Fairoozy, Jackie Cooper, Jon White, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  5. Causal associations of adiposity and body fat distribution with coronary heart disease, stroke subtypes, and type 2 diabetes mellitus: a Mendelian randomization analysis

    Caroline E. Dale, Ghazaleh Fatemifar, Tom M. Palmer, et al.

    1. Health
    2. Biology
  6. Rare variant analysis of human and rodent obesity genes in individuals with severe childhood obesity

    Audrey E. Hendricks, Elena G. Bochukova, Gaëlle Marenne, et al.

    1. Science And Technology
    2. Young People
    3. Health
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  7. Whole-genome sequencing coupled to imputation discovers genetic signals for anthropometric traits

    Ioanna Tachmazidou, Dániel Süveges, Josine L. Min, et al.

    1. Science And Technology
    2. Health
    3. Biology
    4. Genetics
  8. Functional analysis of the coronary heart disease risk locus on chromosome 21q22

    Katherine E. Beaney, Andrew J. P. Smith, Lasse Folkersen, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  9. Socio-economic inequalities in C-reactive protein and fibrinogen across the adult age span: findings from Understanding Society

    Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, and Meena Kumari

    1. Science And Technology
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Social Stratification
    5. Biology
  10. Investigating the causal effect of smoking on hay fever and asthma: a Mendelian randomization meta-analysis in the CARTA consortium

    Tea Skaaby, Amy E. Taylor, Rikke K. Jacobsen, et al.

    1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  11. Genome-wide physical activity interactions in adiposity ― a meta-analysis of 200,452 adults

    Mariaelisa Graff, Robert A. Scott, Anne E. Justice, et al.

    1. Health
    2. Sport
    3. Biology
    4. Genetics
  12. Genome-wide analysis of health-related biomarkers in the UK Household Longitudinal Study reveals novel associations

    Bram P. Prins, Karoline B. Kuchenbaecker, Yanchun Bao, et al.

    1. Science And Technology
    2. Health
    3. Biology
    4. Genetics
  13. Religion and the public ethics of stem-cell research: attitudes in Europe, Canada and the United States

    Nick Allum, Agnes Allansdottir, George Gaskell, et al.

    1. Public Opinion
    2. Medicine
    3. Science And Technology
    4. Religion
    5. Research
    6. Biology
  14. Multivariate genome-wide and integrated transcriptome and epigenome-wide analyses of the well-being spectrum

    Bart M. L. Baselmans, Rick Jansen, Hill Fung Ip, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Medicine
    3. Science And Technology
    4. Well Being
    5. Health
    6. Biology
    7. Genetics
  15. Unemployment, underweight, and obesity: findings from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

    Amanda Hughes and Meena Kumari

    1. Medicine
    2. Unemployment
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Biology
  16. Novel blood pressure locus and gene discovery using GWAS and expression datasets from blood and the kidney

    Louise Wain, Ahmad Vaez, Rick Jansen, et al.

    1. Science And Technology
    2. Health
    3. Biology
    4. Genetics
  17. PCSK9 genetic variants and risk of type 2 diabetes: a mendelian randomisation study

    Amand F. Schmidt, Daniel I. Swerdlow, Michael V. Holmes, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  18. 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, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  19. Genome-wide association analysis identifies novel blood pressure loci and offers biological insights into cardiovascular risk

    Helen R. Warren, Evangelos Evangelou, Claudia P. Cabrera, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  20. Untreated hypertension in the UK household population — who are missed by the general health checks?

    Jakob Petersen and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Surveys
    4. Biology
  21. Assessing cortisol from hair samples in a large observational cohort: the Whitehall II study

    Jessica G. Abell, Tobias Stalder, Jane E. Ferrie, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  22. The CIRCORT database: reference ranges and seasonal changes in diurnal salivary cortisol derived from a meta-dataset comprised of 15 field studies

    Robert Miller, Tobias Stalder, Marc Jarczok, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  23. Alternative measures to BMI: exploring income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain

    Apostolos Davillas and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Income Dynamics
    2. Health
    3. Finance
    4. Social Stratification
    5. Biology
  24. How do biomarkers and genetics contribute to Understanding Society? -25th Anniversary editorial-

    Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari, and Andrew M. Jones

    1. Social Sciences
    2. Medicine
    3. Science And Technology
    4. Research
    5. Life Course Analysis
    6. Surveys
    7. Biology
    8. Genetics
  25. Trans-ancestry meta-analyses identify rare and common variants associated with blood pressure and hypertension

    Praveen Surendran, Fotios Drenos, Robin Young, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  26. Variant rs10911021 that associates with coronary heart disease in type 2 diabetes, is associated with lower concentrations of circulating HDL cholesterol and large HDL particles but not with amino acids

    Katherine E. Beaney, Jackie A. Cooper, Stela McLachlan, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  27. Cystatin C and cardiovascular disease: a Mendelian randomization study

    Sander W. van der Laan, Tove Fall, Aicha Soumaré, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  28. Proinflammatory genotype is associated with the frailty phenotype in the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing

    Krisztina Mekli, James Y. Nazroo, Alan D. Marshall, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  29. Genetic variants associated with subjective well-being, depressive symptoms, and neuroticism identified through genome-wide analyses

    Aysu Okbay, Bart M. L. Baselmans, Jan-Emmanuel De Neve, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Medicine
    3. Science And Technology
    4. Well Being
    5. Health
    6. Biology
  30. Exome-wide analysis of rare coding variation identifies novel associations with COPD and airflow limitation in MOCS3, IFIT3 and SERPINA12

    Victoria E. Jackson, Ioanna Ntalla, Ian Sayers, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology

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