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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers using longitudinal data on income

    Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Medicine
    2. Economics
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  10. The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers using longitudinal data on income

    Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Medicine
    2. Economics
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. Concordance of health states in couples. Analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in Understanding Society

    Apostolos Davillas and Stephen Pudney

    1. Medicine
    2. Economics
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. Mendelian Randomisation study of the influence of eGFR on coronary heart disease

    Pimphen Charoen, Dorothea Nitsch, Jorgen Engmann, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  28. Circulating apolipoprotein E concentration and cardiovascular disease risk: meta-analysis of results from three studies

    Reecha Sofat, Jackie A. Cooper, Meena Kumari, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  29. The genetics of blood pressure regulation and its target organs from association studies in 342,415 individuals

    Georg B. Ehret, Teresa Ferreira, Daniel I. Chasman, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  30. Work-family life courses and metabolic markers in mid-life: evidence from the British National Child Development Study

    Anne McMunn, Rebecca E. Lacey, Meena Kumari, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Childbearing: Fertility
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Biology

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