Heritability of childhood weight gain from birth and risk markers for adult metabolic disease in prepubertal twins.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/263360
Title:
Heritability of childhood weight gain from birth and risk markers for adult metabolic disease in prepubertal twins.
Authors:
Beardsall, Kathryn; Ong, Ken K; Murphy, Nuala; Ahmed, M Lynn; Zhao, Jing Hua; Peeters, Maarten W; Dunger, David B
Affiliation:
Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Box 116, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, United Kingdom.
Citation:
Heritability of childhood weight gain from birth and risk markers for adult metabolic disease in prepubertal twins. 2009, 94 (10):3708-13 J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab.
Journal:
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
Issue Date:
Oct-2009
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/263360
DOI:
10.1210/jc.2009-0757
PubMed ID:
19723754
Abstract:
Associations between size at birth, postnatal weight gain, and potential risk for adult disease have been variably explained by in utero exposures or genetic risk that could affect both outcomes. We utilized a twin model to explore these hypotheses.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Adiposity; Adult; Birth Weight; Blood Glucose; Blood Pressure; Child; Child, Preschool; England; Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay; Female; Humans; Infant; Infant, Newborn; Insulin; Male; Metabolic Diseases; Metabolic Syndrome X; Metabolism, Inborn Errors; Puberty; Radioimmunoassay; Risk Factors; Twins; Twins, Dizygotic; Twins, Monozygotic; Weight Gain
ISSN:
1945-7197

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorBeardsall, Kathrynen_GB
dc.contributor.authorOng, Ken Ken_GB
dc.contributor.authorMurphy, Nualaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorAhmed, M Lynnen_GB
dc.contributor.authorZhao, Jing Huaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorPeeters, Maarten Wen_GB
dc.contributor.authorDunger, David Ben_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-12-20T12:33:20Z-
dc.date.available2012-12-20T12:33:20Z-
dc.date.issued2009-10-
dc.identifier.citationHeritability of childhood weight gain from birth and risk markers for adult metabolic disease in prepubertal twins. 2009, 94 (10):3708-13 J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1945-7197-
dc.identifier.pmid19723754-
dc.identifier.doi10.1210/jc.2009-0757-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/263360-
dc.description.abstractAssociations between size at birth, postnatal weight gain, and potential risk for adult disease have been variably explained by in utero exposures or genetic risk that could affect both outcomes. We utilized a twin model to explore these hypotheses.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolismen_GB
dc.subject.meshAdiposity-
dc.subject.meshAdult-
dc.subject.meshBirth Weight-
dc.subject.meshBlood Glucose-
dc.subject.meshBlood Pressure-
dc.subject.meshChild-
dc.subject.meshChild, Preschool-
dc.subject.meshEngland-
dc.subject.meshEnzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay-
dc.subject.meshFemale-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshInfant-
dc.subject.meshInfant, Newborn-
dc.subject.meshInsulin-
dc.subject.meshMale-
dc.subject.meshMetabolic Diseases-
dc.subject.meshMetabolic Syndrome X-
dc.subject.meshMetabolism, Inborn Errors-
dc.subject.meshPuberty-
dc.subject.meshRadioimmunoassay-
dc.subject.meshRisk Factors-
dc.subject.meshTwins-
dc.subject.meshTwins, Dizygotic-
dc.subject.meshTwins, Monozygotic-
dc.subject.meshWeight Gain-
dc.titleHeritability of childhood weight gain from birth and risk markers for adult metabolic disease in prepubertal twins.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Box 116, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, United Kingdom.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalThe Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolismen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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