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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Work-family life courses and metabolic markers in the MRC National Survey of Health and Development

    Rebecca E. Lacey, Meena Kumari, Amanda Sacker, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. Recurrent short sleep, chronic insomnia symptoms and salivary cortisol: a 10-year follow-up in the Whitehall II study

    Jessica G. Abell, Martin J. Shipley, Jane E. Ferrie, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. Never too early, never too late: social and biological influences on health and disease over the lifecourse

    David Blane, Noriko Cable, Tarani Chandola, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Social Behaviour
  16. 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
  17. A study of common Mendelian disease carriers across ageing British cohorts: meta-analyses reveal heterozygosity for alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency increases respiratory capacity and height

    Teri-Louise North, Yoav Ben-Shlomo, Cyrus Cooper, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  18. Plasma urate concentration and risk of coronary heart disease: a Mendelian randomisation analysis

    Jon White, Reecha Sofat, Gibran Hemani, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Biology
  19. The association of interpersonal relationships and social support with early post-surgery weight loss -conference paper abstract-

    Urszula Tymoszuk, Andrea Pucci, Wui Hang Cheung, et al.

    1. Social Networks
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
    4. Social Psychology
  20. Copula-based modelling of self-reported health states: an application to the use of EQ-5D-3L and EQ-5D-5L in evaluating drug therapies for rheumatic disease

    Monica Hernandez-Alava and Stephen Pudney

    1. Medicine
    2. Economics
    3. Health
  21. Diurnal cortisol patterns, future diabetes, and impaired glucose metabolism in the Whitehall II Cohort Study

    Ruth A. Hackett, Mika Kivimäki, Meena Kumari, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
  22. Association of adiposity and mental health functioning across the lifespan: findings from Understanding Society (The UK Household Longitudinal Study)

    Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, and Meena Kumari

    1. Medicine
    2. Well Being
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Biology
  23. Association of chronic insomnia symptoms and recurrent extreme sleep duration over 10 years with well-being in older adults: a cohort study

    Jessica G. Abell, Martin J. Shipley, Jane E. Ferrie, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Medicine
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
  24. New loci for body fat percentage reveal link between adiposity and cardiometabolic disease risk

    Yingchang Lu, Felix R. Day, Stefan Gustafsson, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  25. Effect of smoking on blood pressure and resting heart rate: a Mendelian randomization meta-analysis in the CARTA Consortium

    Allan Linneberg, Rikke K. Jacobsen, Tea Skaaby, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  26. Effect of smoking on physical and cognitive capability in later life: a multicohort study using observational and genetic approaches

    Teri-Louise North, Tom M. Palmer, Sarah J. Lewis, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  27. Role of a functional polymorphism in the F2R gene promoter in sarcoidosis

    Manuela Platé, Phillippa J. Lawson, Michael R. Hill, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  28. Age and income-related inequalities in C-reactive protein: evidence from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

    Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, and Meena Kumari

    1. Medicine
    2. Income Dynamics
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
    5. Biology
  29. Severity of depressive symptoms as a predictor of mortality: the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing

    J. White, P. Zaninotto, K. Walters, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Medicine
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
  30. Functional analysis of a carotid intima-media thickness locus implicates BCAR1 and suggests a causal variant

    Freya Boardman-Pretty, Andrew J. P. Smith, Jackie Cooper, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology

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