Cohorts

Show full item record



Permalink

http://hdl.handle.net/10138/318513

Citation

Kaprio , J & Boomsma , D 2020 , ' Cohorts ' , Twin Research and Human Genetics , vol. 23 , no. 2 , 183242742000033 , pp. 114-115 . https://doi.org/10.1017/thg.2020.33

Title: Cohorts
Author: Kaprio, Jaakko; Boomsma, Dorret
Contributor: University of Helsinki, Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland
Date: 2020-04
Language: eng
Number of pages: 2
Belongs to series: Twin Research and Human Genetics
ISSN: 1832-4274
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10138/318513
Abstract: Cohort studies are essential for conducting large studies of multiple exposures and outcomes in humans. Recently, the ability to combine data from multiple cohorts in, for example, meta-analyses, and the willingness in the genetics community to collaborate to enable replication studies has led to many new insights into the genetic and environmental determinants of human health and behaviors. The contribution of Professor Nicholas Martin to the development of cohort studies, particularly of twin and twin-family studies, over a period of several decades is reviewed. He has contributed to the development and use of both Australian and international resources. The contributions of Australian twin studies to genomewide association projects are multiple, and across multiple domains, from biomarkers, lifestyle and behavior to disorders and disease.
Subject: twin
twin cohort
GWAS
complex traits
TWIN
1184 Genetics, developmental biology, physiology
Rights:


Files in this item

Total number of downloads: Loading...

Files Size Format View
TwinResearchHum ... aprio_Cohorts_final_ms.pdf 117.4Kb PDF View/Open

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show full item record