Birth size and gestational age in opposite-sex twins as compared to same-sex twins

An individual-based pooled analysis of 21 cohorts

Aline Jelenkovic, Reijo Sund, Yoshie Yokoyama, Yoon-Mi Hur, Vilhelmina Ullemar, Catarina Almqvist, Patrik K. E. Magnusson, Gonneke Willemsen, Meike Bartels, Catharina E. M. van Beijsterveldt, Leonie H. Bogl, Kirsi H. Pietiläinen, Eero Vuoksimaa, Fuling Ji, Feng Ning, Zengchang Pang, Tracy L. Nelson, Keith E. Whitfield, Esther Rebato, Clare H. Llewellyn & 30 others Abigail Fisher, Gombojav Bayasgalan, Danshiitsoodol Narandalai, Morten Bjerregaard-Andersen, Henning Beck-Nielsen, Morten Sodemann, Adam D. Tarnoki, David L. Tarnoki, Syuichi Ooki, Maria A. Stazi, Corrado Fagnani, Sonia Brescianini, Lise Dubois, Michel Boivin, Mara Brendgen, Ginette Dionne, Frank Vitaro, Tessa L. Cutler, John L. Hopper, Robert F. Krueger, Matt McGue, Shandell Pahlen, Jeffrey M. Craig, Richard Saffery, Claire M. A. Haworth, Robert Plomin, Ariel Knafo-Noam, David Mankuta, Jaakko Kaprio, Karri Silventoinen

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Original languageEnglish
Article number6300
JournalScientific Reports
Volume8
Number of pages8
ISSN2045-2322
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 19 Apr 2018
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • FETAL-GROWTH
  • DIZYGOTIC TWINS
  • WEIGHT
  • MORTALITY
  • GENDER
  • LENGTH
  • PREGNANCIES
  • ADULTHOOD
  • ANDROGENS
  • RISK
  • 3142 Public health care science, environmental and occupational health

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Jelenkovic, Aline ; Sund, Reijo ; Yokoyama, Yoshie ; Hur, Yoon-Mi ; Ullemar, Vilhelmina ; Almqvist, Catarina ; Magnusson, Patrik K. E. ; Willemsen, Gonneke ; Bartels, Meike ; van Beijsterveldt, Catharina E. M. ; Bogl, Leonie H. ; Pietiläinen, Kirsi H. ; Vuoksimaa, Eero ; Ji, Fuling ; Ning, Feng ; Pang, Zengchang ; Nelson, Tracy L. ; Whitfield, Keith E. ; Rebato, Esther ; Llewellyn, Clare H. ; Fisher, Abigail ; Bayasgalan, Gombojav ; Narandalai, Danshiitsoodol ; Bjerregaard-Andersen, Morten ; Beck-Nielsen, Henning ; Sodemann, Morten ; Tarnoki, Adam D. ; Tarnoki, David L. ; Ooki, Syuichi ; Stazi, Maria A. ; Fagnani, Corrado ; Brescianini, Sonia ; Dubois, Lise ; Boivin, Michel ; Brendgen, Mara ; Dionne, Ginette ; Vitaro, Frank ; Cutler, Tessa L. ; Hopper, John L. ; Krueger, Robert F. ; McGue, Matt ; Pahlen, Shandell ; Craig, Jeffrey M. ; Saffery, Richard ; Haworth, Claire M. A. ; Plomin, Robert ; Knafo-Noam, Ariel ; Mankuta, David ; Kaprio, Jaakko ; Silventoinen, Karri. / Birth size and gestational age in opposite-sex twins as compared to same-sex twins : An individual-based pooled analysis of 21 cohorts. In: Scientific Reports. 2018 ; Vol. 8.
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Jelenkovic, A, Sund, R, Yokoyama, Y, Hur, Y-M, Ullemar, V, Almqvist, C, Magnusson, PKE, Willemsen, G, Bartels, M, van Beijsterveldt, CEM, Bogl, LH, Pietiläinen, KH, Vuoksimaa, E, Ji, F, Ning, F, Pang, Z, Nelson, TL, Whitfield, KE, Rebato, E, Llewellyn, CH, Fisher, A, Bayasgalan, G, Narandalai, D, Bjerregaard-Andersen, M, Beck-Nielsen, H, Sodemann, M, Tarnoki, AD, Tarnoki, DL, Ooki, S, Stazi, MA, Fagnani, C, Brescianini, S, Dubois, L, Boivin, M, Brendgen, M, Dionne, G, Vitaro, F, Cutler, TL, Hopper, JL, Krueger, RF, McGue, M, Pahlen, S, Craig, JM, Saffery, R, Haworth, CMA, Plomin, R, Knafo-Noam, A, Mankuta, D, Kaprio, J & Silventoinen, K 2018, 'Birth size and gestational age in opposite-sex twins as compared to same-sex twins: An individual-based pooled analysis of 21 cohorts', Scientific Reports, vol. 8, 6300. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-24634-2

Birth size and gestational age in opposite-sex twins as compared to same-sex twins : An individual-based pooled analysis of 21 cohorts. / Jelenkovic, Aline; Sund, Reijo; Yokoyama, Yoshie; Hur, Yoon-Mi; Ullemar, Vilhelmina; Almqvist, Catarina; Magnusson, Patrik K. E.; Willemsen, Gonneke; Bartels, Meike; van Beijsterveldt, Catharina E. M.; Bogl, Leonie H.; Pietiläinen, Kirsi H.; Vuoksimaa, Eero; Ji, Fuling; Ning, Feng; Pang, Zengchang; Nelson, Tracy L.; Whitfield, Keith E.; Rebato, Esther; Llewellyn, Clare H.; Fisher, Abigail; Bayasgalan, Gombojav; Narandalai, Danshiitsoodol; Bjerregaard-Andersen, Morten; Beck-Nielsen, Henning; Sodemann, Morten; Tarnoki, Adam D.; Tarnoki, David L.; Ooki, Syuichi; Stazi, Maria A.; Fagnani, Corrado; Brescianini, Sonia; Dubois, Lise; Boivin, Michel; Brendgen, Mara; Dionne, Ginette; Vitaro, Frank; Cutler, Tessa L.; Hopper, John L.; Krueger, Robert F.; McGue, Matt; Pahlen, Shandell; Craig, Jeffrey M.; Saffery, Richard; Haworth, Claire M. A.; Plomin, Robert; Knafo-Noam, Ariel; Mankuta, David; Kaprio, Jaakko; Silventoinen, Karri.

In: Scientific Reports, Vol. 8, 6300, 19.04.2018.

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AU - Sund, Reijo

AU - Yokoyama, Yoshie

AU - Hur, Yoon-Mi

AU - Ullemar, Vilhelmina

AU - Almqvist, Catarina

AU - Magnusson, Patrik K. E.

AU - Willemsen, Gonneke

AU - Bartels, Meike

AU - van Beijsterveldt, Catharina E. M.

AU - Bogl, Leonie H.

AU - Pietiläinen, Kirsi H.

AU - Vuoksimaa, Eero

AU - Ji, Fuling

AU - Ning, Feng

AU - Pang, Zengchang

AU - Nelson, Tracy L.

AU - Whitfield, Keith E.

AU - Rebato, Esther

AU - Llewellyn, Clare H.

AU - Fisher, Abigail

AU - Bayasgalan, Gombojav

AU - Narandalai, Danshiitsoodol

AU - Bjerregaard-Andersen, Morten

AU - Beck-Nielsen, Henning

AU - Sodemann, Morten

AU - Tarnoki, Adam D.

AU - Tarnoki, David L.

AU - Ooki, Syuichi

AU - Stazi, Maria A.

AU - Fagnani, Corrado

AU - Brescianini, Sonia

AU - Dubois, Lise

AU - Boivin, Michel

AU - Brendgen, Mara

AU - Dionne, Ginette

AU - Vitaro, Frank

AU - Cutler, Tessa L.

AU - Hopper, John L.

AU - Krueger, Robert F.

AU - McGue, Matt

AU - Pahlen, Shandell

AU - Craig, Jeffrey M.

AU - Saffery, Richard

AU - Haworth, Claire M. A.

AU - Plomin, Robert

AU - Knafo-Noam, Ariel

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KW - ADULTHOOD

KW - ANDROGENS

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