Twin's Birth-Order Differences in Height and Body Mass Index From Birth to Old Age: A Pooled Study of 26 Twin Cohorts Participating in the CODATwins Project

Yoshie Yokoyama, Aline Jelenkovic, Reijo Sund, Joohon Sung, John L. Hopper, Syuichi Ooki, Kauko Heikkila, Sari Aaltonen, Adam D. Tarnoki, David L. Tarnoki, Gonneke Willemsen, Meike Bartels, Toos C. E. M. van Beijsterveldt, Kimberly J. Saudino, Tessa L. Cutler, Tracy L. Nelson, Keith E. Whitfield, Jane Wardle, Clare H. Llewellyn, Abigail FisherMingguang He, Xiaohu Ding, Morten Bjerregaard-Andersen, Henning Beck-Nielsen, Morten Sodemann, Yun-Mi Song, Sarah Yang, Kayoung Lee, Hoe-Uk Jeong, Ariel Knafo-Noam, David Mankuta, Lior Abramson, S. Alexandra Burt, Kelly L. Klump, Juan R. Ordonana, Juan F. Sanhez-Romera, Lucia Colodro-Conde, Jennifer R. Harris, Ingunn Brandt, Thomas Sevenius Nilsen, Jeffrey M. Craig, Richard Saffery, Fuling Ji, Feng Ning, Zengchang Pang, Lise Dubois, Michel Boivin, Mara Brendgen, Ginette Dionne, Frank Vitaro, Nicholas G. Martin, Sarah E. Medland, Grant W. Montgomery, Patrik K. E. Magnusson, Nancy L. Pedersen, Anna K. Dahl Aslan, Per Tynelius, Claire M. A. Haworth, Robert Plomin, Esther Rebato, Richard J. Rose, Jack H. Goldberg, Finn Rasmussen, Yoon-Mi Hur, Thorkild I. A. Sorensen, Dorret I. Boomsma, Jaakko Kaprio, Karri Silventoinen

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Original languageEnglish
JournalTwin Research and Human Genetics
Volume19
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)112-124
Number of pages13
ISSN1832-4274
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2016
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • birth order
  • BMI
  • height
  • zygosity
  • RESPIRATORY-DISTRESS-SYNDROME
  • GESTATIONAL-AGE
  • ENVIRONMENTAL-INFLUENCES
  • RETROSPECTIVE COHORT
  • PERINATAL-MORTALITY
  • INTRAUTERINE GROWTH
  • NEONATAL MORBIDITY
  • WEIGHT TWINS
  • DETERMINANTS
  • CHORIONICITY
  • 1184 Genetics, developmental biology, physiology
  • 3123 Gynaecology and paediatrics
  • 3142 Public health care science, environmental and occupational health

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