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  1. InterpolatedXY: a two-step strategy to normalize DNA methylation microarray data avoiding sex bias

    Yucheng Wang, Tyler J. Gorrie-Stone, Olivia A. Grant, et al.

    1. Biology
    2. Genetics
  2. Does the feedback of blood results in observational studies influence response and consent? A randomised study of the Understanding Society Innovation Panel

    Michaela Benzeval, Alexandria Andrayas, Jan Mazza, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Health
    4. Surveys
    5. Biology
  3. Characterising sex differences of autosomal DNA methylation in whole blood using the Illumina EPIC array

    Olivia A. Grant, Yucheng Wang, Meena Kumari, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  4. In and out of unemployment - labour market transitions and the role of testosterone

    Peter Eibich, Ricky Kanabar, Alexander Plum, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Labour Market
    3. Unemployment
    4. Health
    5. Life Course Analysis
    6. Biology
    7. Genetics
  5. Diurnal pattern of salivary cortisol and progression of aortic stiffness: longitudinal study

    Ai Ikeda, Andrew Steptoe, Martin Shipley, et al.

    1. Health
    2. Life Course Analysis
    3. Biology
  6. A bidirectional Mendelian randomization study to evaluate the causal role of reduced blood vitamin D levels with type 2 diabetes risk in South Asians and Europeans

    Cynthia A. Bejar, Shiwali Goyal, Shoaib Afzal, et al.

    1. Ethnic Groups
    2. Health
    3. Biology
    4. Genetics
  7. DNA methylation-based sex classifier to predict sex and identify sex chromosome aneuploidy

    Yucheng Wang, Eilis Hannon, Olivia A. Grant, et al.

    1. Biology
    2. Genetics
  8. Collecting biomarker data in longitudinal surveys

    Meena Kumari and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Households
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Health
    4. Surveys
    5. Biology
    6. Genetics
  9. Recalibrating the epigenetic clock: implications for assessing biological age in the human cortex

    Gemma L. Shireby, Jonathan P. Davies, Paul T. Francis, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Biology
    3. Genetics
  10. Researchers find blood 'biomarkers' can predict future disabilities

    Apostolos Davillas and Stephen Pudney

    1. Disability
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Biology
  11. How blood and wealth can predict future disability

    Apostolos Davillas and Stephen Pudney

    1. Disability
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Biology
  12. Discovery of rare variants associated with blood pressure regulation through meta-analysis of 1.3 million individuals

    Praveen Surendran, Elena V. Feofanova, Najim Lahrouchi, et al.

    1. Health
    2. Biology
    3. Genetics
  13. DNA methylation signature of passive smoke exposure is less pronounced than active smoking: the Understanding Society study

    Paige M. Hulls, Frank de Vocht, Yanchun Bao, et al.

    1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
    2. Households
    3. Health
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  14. Understanding Society at 10 years

    Lucinda Platt, Gundi Knies, Renee Reichl Luthra, et al.

    1. Social Groups
    2. Area Effects
    3. Geography
    4. Interdisciplinarity: Social Sciences
    5. Survey Methodology
    6. Research
    7. Health
    8. Life Course Analysis
    9. Surveys
    10. Sociology
    11. Biology
    12. Genetics
    13. Covid 19
  15. Using biomarkers to predict healthcare costs: evidence from a UK household panel

    Apostolos Davillas and Stephen Pudney

    1. Economics
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Social Stratification
    5. Biology
  16. Regional inequalities in adiposity in England: distributional analysis of the contribution of individual-level characteristics and the small area obesogenic environment

    Apostolos Davillas and Andrew M. Jones

    1. Area Effects
    2. Geography
    3. Health
    4. Social Stratification
    5. Biology
  17. Meta-analysis of up to 622,409 individuals identifies 40 novel smoking behaviour associated genetic loci

    A. Mesut Erzurumluoglu, MengZhen Liu, Victoria E. Jackson, et al.

    1. Health
    2. Biology
    3. Genetics
  18. Fertility history and biomarkers using prospective data: evidence from the 1958 National Child Development Study

    Maria Sironi, George B. Ploubidis, and Emily Grundy

    1. Demography
    2. Childbearing: Fertility
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Biology
  19. Biomarkers, disability and health care demand

    Apostolos Davillas and Stephen Pudney

    1. Disability
    2. Economics
    3. Income Dynamics
    4. Health
    5. Life Course Analysis
    6. Biology
  20. Circulating fatty acids and risk of coronary heart disease and stroke: individual participant data meta-analysis in up to 16 126 participants

    Maria Carolina Borges, Amand Floriaan Schmidt, Barbara Jefferis, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  21. The impact of a personalised blood pressure warning on health outcomes and behaviours

    Sonia Bhalotra, Adeline Delavande, Paul Fisher, et al.

    1. Survey Methodology
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  22. International comparisons of social differences in inflammatory markers: different patterns, same drivers?

    Meena Kumari

    1. Social Groups
    2. Economics
    3. Health
    4. Social Stratification
    5. Biology
  23. Biomarkers as precursors of disability

    Apostolos Davillas and Stephen Pudney

    1. Disability
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Biology
  24. Ex ante inequality of opportunity in health, decomposition and distributional analysis of biomarkers

    Apostolos Davillas and Andrew M. Jones

    1. Economics
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  25. Unemployment affects different groups' health and weight in different ways

    Amanda Hughes and Meena Kumari

    1. Medicine
    2. Unemployment
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Biology
  26. Systematic underestimation of the epigenetic clock and age acceleration in older subjects

    Louis Y. El Khoury, Tyler Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Life Course Analysis
    3. Biology
    4. Genetics
  27. Enhancing data around early life in Understanding Society: scientific opportunities and considerations

    Michaela Benzeval

    1. Young People
    2. Child Development
    3. Households
    4. Childbearing: Fertility
    5. Survey Methodology
    6. Research
    7. Life Course Analysis
    8. Surveys
    9. Biology
  28. Phenome-wide association analysis of LDL-cholesterol lowering genetic variants in PCSK9

    Amand F. Schmidt, Michael V. Holmes, David Preiss, et al.

    1. Health
    2. Biology
    3. Genetics
  29. Associations of autozygosity with a broad range of human phenotypes

    David W. Clark, Yukinori Okada, Kristjan H.S. Moore, et al.

    1. Childbearing: Fertility
    2. Biology
    3. Genetics
  30. The transferability of lipid loci across African, Asian and European cohorts

    Karoline Kuchenbaecker, Nikita Telkar, Theresa Reiker, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Demography
    3. Ethnic Groups
    4. Health
    5. Biology
    6. Genetics

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