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  1. 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
  2. The social determinants of health: an empirical analysis of ethnic and spatial inequalities in health -PhD thesis-

    Natasha M. Crawford

    1. Geography
    2. Demography
    3. Ethnic Groups
    4. Well Being
    5. Health
    6. Biology
  3. Essays in the microeconometric evaluation of public policies -PhD thesis-

    Federico Zilio

    1. Older People
    2. Labour Market
    3. Economics
    4. Public Policy
    5. Welfare Benefits
    6. Wages And Earnings
    7. Health
    8. Housing Market
    9. Biology
  4. Hidden heritability due to heterogeneity across seven populations

    Felix C. Tropf, S. Hong Lee, Renske M. Verweij, et al.

    1. Health
    2. Sociology
    3. Biology
    4. Genetics
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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

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