Peer reviewed research journal publications

 

2013

1. Beekman M, Blanché H, Perola M, Hervonen A, Bezrukov V, Sikora E, Flachsbart F, Christiansen L, De Craen AJ, Kirkwood TB, Rea IM, Poulain M, Robine JM, Valensin S, Stazi MA, Passarino G, Deiana L, Gonos ES, Paternoster L, Sørensen TI et al; The GEHA consortium. Genome-wide linkage analysis for human longevity: Genetics of Healthy Ageing Study. Aging Cell, 2013; doi: 10.1111/acel.12039; Epub ahead of print.

2. Boccia D, Hargreaves J, Howe LD, De Stavola BL, Fielding K, Ayles H, Godfrey-Faussett P. The measurement of household socioeconomic position within tuberculosis prevalence surveys: sensitivity and pragmatic issues. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2013;17:39-45. PMID:23232003.

3. Fairley L, Petherick ES, Howe LD, Tilling K, Cameron N, Lawlor DA, Wright J. Describing differences in weight and length growth trajectories between White and Pakistani Infants in the UK: Analysis of the Born in Bradford birth cohort study using multilevel linear spline models. Archives of Disease in Childhood 2013; in press.

4. Ferrie JE, Kivimӓki M, Shipley MJ, Davey Smith G, Virtanen M. Job Insecurity and Incident Coronary Heart Disease: The Whitehall II Prospective Cohort Study. Atherosclerosis 2013; in press.

5. Gage S, Lawlor DA, Tilling K, Fraser A. Associations of maternal weight gain in pregnancy with offspring cognition in childhood and adolescence. American Journal of Epidemiology 2013; in press.

6. Ganesh SK, Tragante V, Guo W, Guo Y, Lanktree MB, Smith EN, Johnson T, Castillo BA, Barnard J, Baumert J, Chang YP, Elbers CC, Farrall M, Fischer ME, Franceschini N, Gaunt TR, Gho JM, Gieger C, Gong Y, Isaacs A et al. Loci influencing blood pressure identified using a cardiovascular gene-centric array. Hum Mol Genet. 2013; Epub ahead of print. PMID: 23303523.

7. Gregson CL, Paggiosi MA, Crabtree N, Steel SA, McCloskey E, Duncan L, Fan G, shepherd JA, Fraser WD, Davey Smith G, Tobias JH. Analysis of Body Composition in Individuals With High Bone Mass Reveals a Marked Increase in Fat Mass in Women But Not Men. J Clin Endocrinal Metab 2013:98 doi:10.1210/jc.2012-3342. PMID: 23337721.

8. Gregson CL, Sayers A, Lazar VR, Steel S, Dennison EM, Cooper C, Davey Smith G, Rittweger J, Tobias J.  The High Bone Mass phenotype is characterised by resistance to age-related loss of cortical and trabecular bone: findings from a pQCT case-control study.  Bone 2013;52:380-388. PMID: 23103330.

9. Guggenheim JA, McMahon G, Kemp JP, Akhtar S, St Pourcain B, Northstone K, Ring SM, Evans DM, Davey Smith G, Timpson NJ, Williams C. A Genome-Wide Association Study for Corneal Curvature Identifies the PDGFRA Gene as Quantitative Trait Locus for Eye Size in White Europeans. Molecular Vision 2013; in press.

10. Guo Y, Lanktree MB, Taylor KC, Hakonsarson H, Lange LA, Keating BJ, and The IBC 50K SNP arrany and BMI Consortium (Davey-Smith G was in a middle position out of a total198 authors).  Gene-centric meta-analyses of 108,912 individuals confirm known body mass index loci and reveal three novel signals.  Human Molecular Genetics 2013;22:184-201. PMID: 23001569.

11. Howe LD. Childhood obesity: socioeconomic inequalities and consequences for later cardiovascular health. Longitudinal and Life Course Studies; in press.

12. Howe LD, Lawlor DA, Propper C. Trajectories of socioeconomic inequalities in health, behaviours and acadecmic achievements across childhood and adolescence. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2013; doi: 10.1136/jech-2012-210892. PMID:

13. Howe LD,Tilling K, B Galobardes B, Lawlor DA. Loss to Follow-up in cohort studies: bias in estimates of socioeconomic inequalities, mechanisms driving this and potential analysis solutions. Epidemiology 2013;24:1-9. PMID:23211345.

14. Khan T, Shah T, Price J, Fowkes FGR, Cooper J, Talmud PJ, Humphries SE, Hubacek J, Sundstorm J, Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA, Ben-Shlomo Y, Slooter AJ, Szolnoki Z, Mcllroy S, Gromadzka G, Murata M, Frikke-Schmidt R, Fillenbaum G, Heijmans B et al (Gaunt T and Day INM were middle positions authors out of a total 31 authors). Apolipoprotein E genotype, cardiovascular biomarkers and risk of stroke. Systematic review including 10,550 stroke cases and pooled analysis of primary biomarker data from up to 74,052 individuals. International Journal of Epidemiology 2013; in press.

15. Lawlor DA. The Society for Social Medicine John Pemberton Lecture 2011: Developmental overnutrition – an old hypothesis with new importance? International Journal of Epidemiology 2013; in press.

16. Lawlor DA, Wills AK, Fraser A, Sayers A, Fraser WD, Tobias JH. The association of maternal pregnancy vitamin D status with offspring bone mineral content: findings from a prospective cohort study. Lancet 2013; in press.

17. Palmer TM, Nordestgaard BG, Benn M, Tybjærg-Hansen A, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, Timpson NJ. Association of plasma uric acid with ischaemic heart disease and blood pressure: Mendelian randomization analysis of two large cohorts. PLoS Medicine 2013; in press.

18. Rodriguez S, Al-Ghamdi OA, Burrows K, Guthrie PA, Lane JA, Davis M, Marsden G, Alharbi KK, Cox A, Hamdy FC, Neal DE, Donovan JL, Day IN. Very Low PSA Concentrations and Deletions of the KLK3 Gene. Clin Chem. 2013;59:234-44. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2012.192815. PMID: 23169475.

19. Rodriguez S, Steer CD, Farrow A, Golding J, Day IN. Dependence of Deodorant Usage on ABCC11 Genotype: Scope for Personalized Genetics in Personal Hygiene. J Invest Dermatol. 2013;doi:10.1038/jid.2012.480 (Epub ahead of print). PMID: 23325016.

20. Searle A, Calnan M, Turner KM, Lawlor DA, Campbell J, Chalder M, Lewis G. General Practitioners’ beliefs about physical activity for managing depression in the context of a trial in primary care. Mental Health and Physical Activty 2013; in press.

21. Shihab HA, Gough J, Cooper DN, Stenson PD, Barker GL, Edwards KJ, Day IN, Gaunt TR. Predicting the Functional, Molecular, and Phenotypic Consequences of Amino Acid Substitutions using Hidden Markov Models.Hum Mutat. 2013;34:57-65. doi: 10.1002/humu.22225. PMID: 23033316.

22. Skugarevsky O, Wade KH, Richmond R, Kramer MS, Patel R, Vilchuck Konstantin, Bogdanovich N, Sergeichick N, Davey Smith G, Gillman M, Oken E, Martin RM.  Effects of Promoting Increased Duration and Exclusivity of Breastfeeding on Childhood Eating attitudes: A Cluster-Randomized Trial. Archives of General Psychiatry 2013; in press.

23. Subramanian S, Corsi DJ, Subramanyam MA, Davey Smith G. Jumping the gun: the problematic discourse on socioeconomic status and cardiovascular health in India. International Journal of Epidemiology 2013; in press.

24. Surén P, Roth C, Bresnahan M, Haugen M, Hornig M, Hirtz D, Lie KK, Lipkin WI, Magnus P, Reichborn-Kjennerud, Schjølberg S, Davey Smith G, Øyen AS, Susser E, Stoltenberg C. Association Between Maternal Use of Folic Acid Supplements and Risk of Autism in Children. Jama 2013; in press.

25. Tolppanen AM, Sayers A, Granell R, Fraser WD, Henderson J, Lawlor DA. Prospective association of 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 and D2 with childhood lung function, asthma, wheezing and flexural dermatitis. Epidemiology 2013; in press.

26. von Hinke Kessler Scholder S, Davey Smith G,  Lawlor DA, Propper C, Windmeijer F. Child Height, Health and Human Capital: Evidence using Genetic Markers. European Economic Review 2013; 57:1-22.

27. Wills AK, Shaheen SO, Granell R, Henderson AJ, Fraser WD, Lawlor DA. Maternal 25-hydroxyvitamin D and its association with childhood atopic outcomes and lung function. Clinical and Experimental Allergy 2013; in press.

28. Zheng J, Gaunt TR, Day IN. Sequential Sentinel SNP Regional Association Plots (SSS-RAP): An Approach for Testing Independence of SNP Association Signals Using Meta-Analysis Data. Ann Hum Genet. 2013;77:67-79. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-1809.2012.00737.x. PMID: 23278391.

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2012

1. Alfred T, Ben-Shlomo Y, Cooper R, Hardy R, Cooper C, Deary IJ, Gaunt TR, Gunnell D, Harris SE, Kumari M, Martin RM, Sayer AA, Starr JM, Kuh D, Day IN; HALCyon study team. A multi-cohort study of polymorphisms in the GH/IGF axis and physical capability: the HALCyon programme. PLoS One 2012;7:e29883. PMID: 22253814.

2. Alsaadi MM, Gaunt TR, Boustred CR, Guthrie PA, Liu X, Lenzi L, Rainbow L, Hall N, Alharbi KK, Day IN. From a Single Whole Exome Read to Notions of Clinical Screening: Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia and RSPH9 p.Lys268del in the Arabian Peninsula. Ann Hum Genet. 2012;76:211-220. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-1809.2012.00704. PMID: 22384920.

3. Alwan  NA, Lawlor DA, McArdle HJ, Greenwood DC, Cade JE. Exploring the relationship between maternal iron status and offspring’s blood pressure and adiposity: a Mendelian randomization study. Clinical Epidemiology 2012; 4:193-200. PMID: 22942651.

4. Ambrosini GL, Emmett PM, Northstone K, Howe LD, Tilling K, Jebb SA. Identification of a dietary pattern prospectively associated with increased adiposity during childhood and adolescence. International Journal of Obesity 2012;doi:10.1038/ijo.2012.127. PMID: 22868831.

5. Asselbergs FW, Guo Y, van Iperen EP, Sivapalaratnam S, Tragante V, Lanktree MB, Lange LA, Almoguera B, Appelman YE, Barnard J, Baumert J, Beitelshees AL, Bhangale TR, Chen YD, Gaunt TR, Gong Y, Hopewell JC, Johnson T, Kleber ME, Langaee TY et al. Large-scale gene-centric meta-analysis across 32 studies identifies multiple lipid loci. Am J Hum Genet. 2012;91:823-38. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2012.08.032. PMID: 23063622.

6. Bjørngaard JH, Gunnell D, Elvestad MB, Davey Smith G, Skorpen F, Krokan H, Vatten L, Romundstad P. The causal role of smoking in anxiety and depression: A Mendelian randomization analysis of the HUNT study. Psychological Medicine 2012;(Epub ahead of print) PMID: 22687325.

7. Boffetta P, Winn DM, Ioannidis JP, Thomas DC, Little J, Davey Smith G, Cogliano VJ, Hecht SS, Seminara D, Vineis P, Khoury MJ.  Recommendations and proposed guidelines for assessing the cumulative evidence on joint effects of genes and environments on cancer occurrence in humans.  International Journal of Epidemiology 2012; doi:10.1093/ije/dys010. PMID: 22596931.

8. Bonilla C, Lawlor DA, Taylor AE, Gunnell DJ, Ben–Shlomo Y, et al. Vitamin B-12 Status during Pregnancy and Child’s IQ at Age 8: A Mendelian Randomization Study in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. PLoS ONE 2012;7: e51084. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0051084. PMID: 23227234.

9. Boraska V, Day-Williams A, Franklin CS, Elliott KS, Panoutsopoulou K, Tachmazidou I, Albrecht E, Bandinelli S, Beilin LJ, Bochud M, Cadby G, Ernst F, Evans DM, Hayward C, Hicks AA, Huffman J, Huth C, James AL, Klopp N, Kolcic I et al (Lawlor DA, St Pourcain B, Ring SM, Timpson NJ and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total 65 authors). Genome-wide association study to identify common variants associated with brachial circumference: a meta-analysis of 14 cohorts. PLoS One 2012;7: e31369. PMID: 22479309.

10. Boyd A, Golding J, Macleod J, Lawlor DA, Fraser A, Henderson J, Molloy L, Ness A, Ring S, Davey Smith G. Cohort Profile: The 'Children of the 90s'--the index offspring of the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. Int J Epidemiol. 2012; doi:10.1093/ije/dys064. PMID: 22507743.

11. Bradfield JP, Taal HR, Timpson NJ, Scherag A, Lecoeur C, Warrington NM, Hypponen E, Holst C, Valcarcel B, Thiering E, Salem RM, Schumacher FR, Cousminer DL, Sleiman PM, Zhao J, Berkowitz RI, Vimaleswaran KS, Jarick I, Pennell CE, Evans DM et al (St Pourcain B, Ring SM and Davey Smith G  were middle position authors out of a total 63 authors). A genome-wide association meta-analysis identifies new childhood obesity loci. Nature Genetics 2012;44:526-31. PMID: 22484627.

12. Carslake D, Fraser A, Davey Smith G, May M, Palmer T, Sterne J, Silventoinen K, Tynelius P, Lawlor DA, Rasmussen F. Associations of mortality with own height using son’s height as an instrumental variable. Economics and Human Biology 2012; 10.1016/j.ehb.2012.04.003. PMID: 22560304.

13. Chalder M, Wiles NJ, Campbell J, Hollinghurst SP, Haase AM, Taylor AH, Fox KR, Costelloe C, Searle V, Baxter H, Winder R, Wright C, Turner K, Calnan M, Lawlor DA, Peters TJ, Sharp DJ, Montgomery AA, Lewis G. Facilitated physical activity as a treatment for depressed adults: randomised controlled trial. BMJ 2012:6:344:e2758. doi: 10.1136/bmj.e2758. PMID: 22674921.

14. Charakida M, Jones A, Falaschetti E, Khan T, Finer N, Sattar N, Hingorani AD, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Deanfield JE. Childhood Obesity and Vascular Phenotypes: A Population Study. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2012; in press (accepted September 2012).

15. Chang S-S, Wen C P, Tsai M K, Lawlor DA, Yang YC, Gunnell D. Adiposity, its related biologic risk factors, and suicide: A cohort study of 542,088 Taiwanese adults. American Journal of Epidemiology 2012; doi: 10.1093/aje/kwr. PMID: 22427611.

16. Cooper C, Frank J, Leyland A, Hardy R, Lawlor DA, Wareham NJ, Dezateux C, Inskip H. Using cohort studies in lifecourse epidemiology. Public Health 2012;126:190-192. PMID: 22325617.

17. Dastani Z, Hivert MF, Timpson N, Perry JR, Yuan X, Scott RA, Henneman P, Heid IM, Kizer JR, Lyytikäinen LP, Fuchsberger C, Tanaka T, Morris AP, Small K, Isaacs A, Beekman M, Coassin S, Lohman K, Qi L, Kanoni S et al (Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA and Evans DM were middle position authors out of a total 520 authors). Novel Loci for Adiponectin Levels and Their Influence on Type 2 Diabetes and Metabolic Traits: A Multi-Ethnic Meta-Analysis of 45,891 Individuals. PLoS Genet 2012;8: e1002607. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1002607. PMID: 22479202.

18. Davey Smith G. Epigenesis for epidemiologists: does evo-devo have implications for population health research and practice? International Journal of Epidemiology 2012;41:236-247. PMID: 22422459.

19. Deere K, Sayers A, Davey Smith G, Rittweger J, Tobias J. High impact activity is related to lean but not fat mass: findings from a population-based study in adolescents. International Journal of Epidemiology 2012; (Epub ahead of print) doi 10.1093/ije/dys073. PMID: 22576953.

20. Estrada K, Styrkarsdottir U, Evangelou E, Hsu YH, Duncan EL, Ntzani EE, Oei L, Albagha OM, Amin N, Kemp JP, Koller DL, Li G, Liu CT, Minster RL, Moayyeri A, Vandenput L, Willner D, Xiao SM, Yerges-Armstrong LM, Zheng HF, Alonso N et al (Evans DM was middle position authors out of a total 196 authors) Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies 56 bone mineral density loci and reveals 14 loci associated with risk of fracture. Nat Genet. 2012;44:491-501 Epub. PMID: 22504420.

21. Fleten C, Nystad W, Stigum H, Skjærven, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Næss Ø. Parental-offspring associations of body mass index in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study: A family based approach to study the role of the intrauterine environment for childhood adiposity. Am J Epidemiol 2012; doi: 10.1542/peds.2007-2329E. PMID: 22771730.

22. Fraser A, Macdonald-Wallis C, Tilling K, Boyd A, Golding J, Davey Smith G, Henderson J, Macleod J, Molloy L, Ness A, Ring S, Nelson SM, Lawlor DA. Cohort Profile: The Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children: ALSPAC mothers cohort. Int J Epidemiol 2012; doi:10.1093/ije/dys066. PMID: 22507742.

23. Fraser A, Nelson SM, Macdonald-Wallis C, Cherry L, Butler E, Sattar N, Lawlor DA. Associations of pregnancy complications with calculated cardiovascular disease risk and cardiovascular risk factors in middle age: the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. Circulation 2012; 125:1367-80 doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.111.044784. PMID: 22344039.

24. Fraser A, Nelson SM, Macdonald-Wallis C, Lawlor DA. Associations of Existing Diabetes, Gestational Diabetes, and Glycosuria with Offspring IQ and Educational Attainment: The Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. Experimental Diabetes Research 2012; doi:10.1155/2012/963735. PMID: 22927834.

25. Gafter-Gvili A, Fraser A, Paul M, Vidal L, Lawrie TA, van de Wetering MD, Kremer LC, Leibovici L. Antibiotic prophylaxis for bacterial infections in afebrile neutropenic patients following chemotherapy. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012; 1:CD004386. PMID: 22258955.

26. Galobardes B, McCormack VA, McCarron P, Howe LD, Lynch J, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G. Social Inequalities in Height: Persisting Differences Today Depend upon Height of the Parents. PLoS ONE 2012;7:e29118. PMID: 22238588.

27. Galobardes B, Patel S, Henderson J, Jeffreys M, Davey Smith G. The association between irregular menstruations and acne with asthma and atopy phenotypes. American Journal of Epidemiology 2012 Oct 15; 176(80: 733-7. doi: 10.1093/aje/kws161. Epub 2012. PMID: 23028012.

28. Gaunt TR, Lowe GD, Lawlor DA, Casas JP, Day IN. A gene-centric analysis of activated partial thromboplastin time and activated protein C resistance using the HumanCVD focused genotyping array. Eur J Hum Genet. 2012. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2012.242. (Epub ahead of print) PMID: 23188048.

29. Gaunt TR, Shah S, Nelson CP, Drenos F, Braund PS, Adeniran I, Folkersen L, Lawlor DA, Casas JP, Amuzu A, Kivimaki M, Whittaker J, Eriksson P, Zhang H, Hancox JC, Tomaszewski M, Burton PR, Tobin MD, Humphries SE, Talmud PJ, Macfarlane PW, Hingorani AD, Samani NJ, Kumari M, Day IN. Integration of Genetics into a Systems Model of Electrocardiographic Traits Using HumanCVD BeadChip. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2012 1;5:630-8. doi: 10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.112.962852. Epub 2012. PMID: 23139254.

30. Granell R, Henderson AJ, Timpson N, Evans DM, St Pourcain B, Kemp JP. Examination of the relationship between variation at 17q21 and childhood wheeze phenotypes. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2012; Epub ahead of print.

31. Gray L, Davey Smith G, McConnachie A, Watt GCM, Hart CL, Upton MN, Macfarlane PW, Batty GD.  Parental height in relation to offspring coronary heart disease: examining transgenerational influences on health using the west of Scotland Midspan Family Study.  Int J Epidemiol 2012; advance online publication: 10.1093/ije/dys14.

32. Gregson CL, Steel SA, O’Rourke KP, Allan K, Ayuk J, Bhalla AK, Clunie G, Crabtree N, Fogelman I, Goodby A, Langman CM, Linton S, Marriott E, McCloskey E, Moss KE, Palferman T, Panthakalam S, Poole KES, Stone MD, Turton J, Wallis D, Warburton S, Wass JAH, Duncan EL, Brown MA, Davey Smith G, Tobias JH. ‘Sink or swim’: an evaluation of the clinical characteristics of individuals with high bone mass. Osteoporosis International 2012; 23:643-54. PMID: 21455762.

33. Groom A, Potter C, Swan DC, Fatemifar G, Evans DM, Ring SM Turcot V, Pearce MS, Embleton ND, Davey Smith G, Mathers JC, Relton CL. Postnatal Growth and DNA Methylation Are Associated With Differential Gene Expression of the TACSTD2 Gene and Childhood Fat Mass. Diabetes 2012;61:391-400. PMID: 22190649.

34. Grundberg E, Small KS, Hedman AK, Nica AC, Buil A, Keildson S, Bell JT, Yang TP, Meduri E, Barrett A, Nisbett J, Sekowska M, Wilk A, Shin SY, Glass D, Travers M, Min JL, Ring S, Ho K, Thorleifsson G et al (Davey Smith G was middle position authors out of a total 52 authors).  Mapping cis- and trans- regulatory effects across multiple tissues in twins: the MuTHER Study.  Nature Genetics 2012; 44:1084-1089. doi:10.1038/ng.2394. PMID: 22941192.

35. Gupta V, Vinay DG, Rafiq S, Kranthi Kumar MV, Janipalli CS, Giambartolomei C, Evans DM, Radha Mani K, Sandeep MN, Taylor AE, Kinra S, Sullivan RM, Bowen L, Timpson NJ, Davey Smith G, Dudbridge F, Prabhakaran D, Ben-Shlomo Y, Srinath Reddy K, Ebrahim S et al. Association analysis of 31 common polymorphisms with type 2 diabetes and its related traits in Indian sib pairs. Diabetologia 2012;55:349-357. PMID: 22052079.

36. Guthrie PA, Rodriguez S, Gaunt TR, Lawlor DA, Smith GD, Day IN. Complexity of a complex trait locus: HP, HPR, haemoglobin and cholesterol. Gene 2012;499:8-13. PMID: 22433445.

37. Hargreaves JR, Slaymaker E, Fearon E, Howe LD. Changes over time in sexual behaviour among young people with different levels of educational attainment in Tanzania. Journal of the International AIDS Society;15 Suppl 1:1-7. doi: 10.7448/IAS.15.3.17363. PMID: 22713351.

38. Hollingworth W, Hawkins J, Lawlor DA, Brown M, Marsh T, Kipping RR. Economic evaluation of lifestyle interventions to treat overweight or obesity in children. International Journal of Obesity 2012; doi:10.1038/ijo.2011.272. PMID: 22249222.

39. Horikoshi  M, Yaghootkar H, Mook-Kanamori DO, Sovio U, Taal HR, Hennig BJ. Novel loci associated with birth weight reveal genetic links between intrauterine growth and adult height and metabolism. Nature Genetics 2012; Epub ahead of print. 

40. Howe LD, Galobardes B, Matijasevich A, Gordon D, Johnston D, Onwujekwe O, Patel R, Webb ER, Lawlor DA, Hargreaves JR. Measuring socio-economic position for epidemiological studies in low- and middle-income countries – a methods of measurement in epidemiology paper. International Journal of Epidemiology 2012;10.1093/ije/dys037. PMID: 22438428.

41. Howe LD, Matijasevich A, Tilling K, Brion M-J, Leary SD, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Maternal smoking during pregnancy and offspring trajectories of height and adiposity: comparing maternal and paternal associations. International Journal of Epidemiology 2012; doi:10.1093/ije/dys025. PMID: 22407859.

42. Howe LD, Tilling K, Galobardes B, Davey Smith G, Gunnell D, Lawlor DA. Socioeconomic differences in childhood growth trajectories: at what age do height inequalities emerge? Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2012; 66:143-148. PMID: 20724285.

43. Ikram MA, Fornage M, Smith AV, Seshadri S, Schmidt R, Debette S, Vrooman HA, Sigurdsson S, Ropele S, Taal HR, Mook-Kanamori DO, Coker LH, Longstreth WT Jr, Niessen WJ, Destefano AL, Beiser A, Zijdenbos AP, Struchalin M, Jack CR Jr, Rivadeneira F et al (Davey Smith G and Timpson NJ were middle position authors out of a total 37 authors). Common variants at 6q22 and 17q21 are associated with intracranial volume. Nature Genetics, 2012;44:732. doi: 10.1038/ng0612-732c. PMID: 22504418.

44. Inskip H, Macdonald-Wallis C, Kapasi T, Robinson S, Godfrey K, Cooper C, Harvey N, Sayer AA; Southampton Women's Survey Study Group. Associations between grip strength of parents and their 4-year-old children: findings from the Southampton Women's Survey. Paediatric Perinatal Epidemiology 2012: 26;27-33 PMID: 22150705.

45. IL6R Genetics Consortium Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration, Sarwar N, Butterworth AS, Freitag DF, Gregson J, Willeit P, Gorman DN, Gao P, Saleheen D, Rendon A, Nelson CP, Braund PS, Hall AS, Chasman DI, Tybjærg-Hansen A, Chambers JC, Benjamin EJ, Franks PW, Clarke R, Wilde AA (Davey Smith G was middle position authors out of a total 77 authors). Interleukin-6 receptor pathways in coronary heart disease: a collaborative meta-analysis of 82 studies. Lancet 2012;379:1205-1213. PMID: 22421339.

46. Jones A, Charakida M, Falaschetti E, Hingorani AD, Finer N, Masi S, Donald AE, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Deanfield JE. Adipose and height growth through childhood and blood pressure status in a large prospective cohort study. Hypertension 2012;59:919-925. PMID:22493074.

47. Kenny EE, Timpson NJ, Sikora M,1 Yee MC, Moreno-Estrada A, Eng C, Huntsman S, Burchard GE, Stoneking M, Bustamante DC and Myles S. Melanesian Blond Hair Is Caused by an Amino Acid Change in TYRP1. Science 2012; 336(6081):554. PMID: 22556244.

48. Kirkbride JB, Susser E, Kundakovic M, Kresovich JK, Davey Smith G, Relton CL. Prenatal nutrition, epigenetics and schizophrenia risk: can we test causal effects? Epigenomics. 2012;4:303-15. PMID: 22690666.

49. Koller DL, Zheng HF, Karasik D, Yerges-Armstrong L, Liu CT, McGuigan F, Kemp JP, Giroux S, Lai D, Edenberg HJ, Peacock M, Czerwinski SA, Choh AC, McMahon G, St Pourcain B, Timpson NJ, Lawlor SA, Evans DM, Towne B, et al. Meta-analysis of genome-wide studies identifies WNT16 and ESR1 SNPS associated with bone mineral density. J Bone Miner Res 2012: Epub ahead of print.

50. Langley K, Heron J, Davey Smith G, Thapar A. Maternal and paternal smoking during pregnancy and risk for offspring ADHD: testing for intrauterine effects. American Journal of Epidemiology 2012 Aug 1;176(3):261-8. PMID: 22791738.

51. Lawlor DA, Relton C, Sattar N, Nelson SM. Maternal adiposity – a determinant of perinatal and offspring outcomes. Nature Reviews Endocrinology 8, 679-688 (November 2012). doi:10.1038/nrendo.2012.176. PMID: 23007319.

52. Lawlor DA, Macdonald-Wallis C, Fraser A, Nelson SM, Hingorani A, Davey Smith G, Sattar N, Deanfield J. Cardiovascular biomarkers and vascular function during childhood in the offspring of mothers with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: findings from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. Eur Heart J. 2012; 33:335-45. PMID: 21862461.

53. Lawlor DA, Nelson SM. Effect of age on decisions about the numbers of embryos to transfer in assisted conception: a prospective study. Lancet 2012 Feb 11; 379(9815): 521-7; doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61267-1. PMID: 22243709.

54. Lawlor DA, Sattar N, Sayers A, Tobias JH. The association of fasting insulin, glucose, and lipids with bone mass in adolescents: findings from a cross-sectional study. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 2012; 97:2068-76. Epub 2012 Apr 6. PMID: 22492875.

55. Lewis SJ, Araya R, Leary S, Davey Smith G, Ness A. Folic acid supplementation during pregnancy may protect against depression 21 months after pregnancy, an effect modified by MTHFR C677T genotype. Eur J Clin Nutr 2012;66:97-103 PMID: 21772318.

56. Lewis SJ, Zuccolo L, Davey Smith G, Macleod J, Rodriquez S, Draper ES, Barrow M, Alati R, Sayal K, Ring S, Golding J, Gray R. Fetal alcohol exposure and IQ at age 8: evidence from a population based birth-cohort study.PLoS One 2012;7: e49407. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0049407. PMID: 23166662.

57. Macdonald-Wallis C, Lawlor DA, Fraser A, May M, Nelson SM, Tilling K. Blood pressure change in normotensive, gestational hypertensive, preeclamptic and essential hypertensive pregnancies. Hypertension 2012:59:1241-8. Epub 2012 Apr 23. PMID: 22526257.

58. Macdonald-Wallis C, Lawlor DA, Palmer T, Tilling K. Multivariate multilevel spline models for parallel growth processes: application to blood pressure in pregnancy. Statistics in Medicine 2012:doi:10.1002/sim.5385. PMID: 22733701

59. Matijasevich A, Howe LD, Tilling K, Santos IS, Barros AJD, Lawlor DA. Maternal education inequalities in height growth rates in early childhood: 2004 Pelotas birth cohort study. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 2012; doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3016.2011.01251.x. PMID: 22471683.

60. McCartney G, Shipley M, Hart C, Davey Smith G, Kivimaki M, Walsh D, Watt GC, Batty GD. Why do males in Scotland die younger than those in England? Evidence from Three Prospective Cohort Studies. PLoS One 2012;7:e38860. PMID: 22808017.

61. Medina-Gomez C, Kemp JP, Estrada K, Eriksson J, Liu J, Reppe S, Evans DM, Heppe DH, Vandenput L, Herrera L, Ring SM, Kruithof CJ, Timpson NJ, Zillikens MC, Olstad OK, Zheng HF, Richards JB, St Pourcain B, Hofman A, Jaddoe VW et al (Davey Smith G was middle position authors out of a total 28 authors). Meta-Analysis of Genome-Wide Scans for Total Body BMD in Children and Adults Reveals Allelic Heterogeneity and Age-Specific Effects at the WNT16 Locus. PLoS Genet 2012; 8: e1002718. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1002718. PMID: 22792070.

62. Munafo MR, Timofeeva MN, Morris RW, Prieto-Merino D, Sattar N, Brennan P, Johnstone EC, Relton C, Johnson PCD, Walther D, Whincup PH, Casas JP, Uhl GR, Vineis P, Padmanabhan S, Jeffers BJ, Amuzu A, Riboli E, Upton M, Aveyard P et al (Davey Smith G and Timpson NJ were middle positions authors out of a total 28 authors). Association between genetic variants on chromosome 15q25 locus and objective measures of tobacco exposure. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2012;16:740-748. PMID: 22534784.

63. Myklestad K, Vatten LJ, Balstad Magnussen E, Salvessen A, Davey Smith G, Romunstad PR. Offspring birth weight and cardiovascular risk in parents: a population-based HUNT 2 study. Am J Epidemiol 2012; 175: 546-555. PMID: 22328703.

64. Næss O, Stoltenberg C, Hoff DA, Nystad W, Magnus P, Tverdal A, Davey Smith G. Cardiovascular mortality in relation to birth weight of children and grandchildren in 500,000 Norwegian families. European Heart Journal 2012; doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehs298. PMID: 22977224.

65. Neuman M, Finlay JE, Davey Smith G, Subramanian S. The poor stay thinner: stable socioeconomic gradients in BMI among women in lower- and middle-income countries. Am J Clin Nutr 2012;doi:10.3945/ajcn.111.018127. PMID: 21993437.

66. Ng JW, Barrett LM, Wong A, Kuh D, Davey Smith G, Relton CL. The role of longitudinal cohorts in epigenetic epidemiology: challenges and opportunities. Genome Biology 2012;13:246. PMID: 22747597.

67. Nordestgaard BG, Palmer TM, Benn M, Zacho J, Tybjærg-Hansen A, Davey Smith G, Timpson NJ. The Effect of Elevated Body Mass Index on Ischemic Heart Disease Risk: Causal Estimates from a Mendelian Randomisation Approach. PLoS Medicine 2012:e1001212. Epub 2012 May 1. PMID: 22563304.

68. Northstone K, Guggenheim JA, Howe LD, Tilling K, Paternoster L, Kemp JP, McMahon G, Williams C. Body stature growth trajectory during childhood and the development of myopia. Opthalmology; in press.679. Panckzak R, Galobardes B, Voorpostel M, Spoerri A, Zwahlen M, Egger M. A Swiss neighbourhood index of socioeconomic position: development and association with mortality. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2012; in press. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 22717282.

69. Patel S, Fraser A, Davey Smith G, Lindsay RS, Sattar N, Nelson SM, Lawlor DA. Associations of gestational diabetes, existing diabetes and glycosuria with offspring obesity and cardiometabolic outcomes. Diabetes Care 2012; 35:163-171. PMID: 22124718.

70. Patel S, Henderson J, Jeffries M, Davey Smith G, Galobardes B. Associations between socioeconomic position and asthma - findings from a historical cohort. European Journal of Epidemiology 2012;27:623-31. PMID: 22696048. 

71. Paternoster L, Zhurov AI, Toma AM, Kemp JP, St Pourcain B, Timpson NJ, McMahon G, McArdle W, Ring SM, Smith GD, Richmond S, Evans DM. Genome-wide Association Study of Three-Dimensional Facial Morphology Identifies a Variant in PAX3 Associated with Nasion Position. American Journal of Human Genetics 2012;90:478-85. PMID: 22341974.

72. Paus T, Bernard M, Chakravarty M, Davey Smith G, Gillis J, Lourdusamy A, Melka MG, Leonard G, Pavlidis P, Pike BG, Richer L, Schumann G, Timpson N, Toro R, Veillette S, Pausova Z.  KCTD8 Gene and brain growth in adverse intrauterine environment: A genome-wide association study.  Cerebral Cortex 2012; doi:10.1093/cercor/bhr350. PMID: 22156575.

73. Petticrew M, Davey Smith G.The Monkey Puzzle: A Systematic Review of Studies of Stress, Social Hierarchies and Heart Disease in Monkeys. PLoS One 2012;7:e27939. PMID: 22470414.

74. Piper BJ, Yasen AL, Taylor AE, Ruiz JR, Gaynor JW, Dayger CA, Gonzalez-Gross M, Kwon OD, Nilsson LG, Day IN, Raber J, Miller JK. Non-replication of an association of Apolipoprotein E2 with sinistrality. Laterality. 2012; Epub ahead of print. PMID: 22721421.

75. Reeti J, Reveille JD, Brown MA, Weisman MH, Ward MM, Gensler LS, Wordsworth BP, Evans DM, Assassi S. Is there a higher genetic load of susceptibility loci in familial ankylosing spondylitis? Arthritis Care Res. 2012; Epub. PMID: 22231927.

76. Relton CL, Davey Smith G. Two-step epigenetic Mendelian randomization: a strategy for establishing the causal role of epigenetic processes in pathways to disease. Int. J. Epidemiol. 2012;41:161-176. PMID: 22422451.

77. Relton CL, Groom A, St Pourcain B, Sayers AE, Swan DC, Embleton ND, Pearce MS, Ring SM, Northstone K, Tobias JH, Trakalo J. Ness AR, Shaheen SO, Davey Smith G. DNA methylation patterns in cord blood DNA and body size in childhood. PLoSOne 2012;7:e31821. Doi 10.1371/journal.pone.0031821. PMID: 22431966.

78. Richmond RC, Timpson NJ. Recent Findings on the Genetics of Obesity: Is There Public Health Relevance?  Current Nutrition Reports; doi:10.1007/s13668-012-0027-x.

79. Rodriguez S, Williams D, Guthrie P, McArdle W, Davey Smith G, Evans D, Gaunt T, Day I.  Molecular and population analysis of natural selection on the human haptoglobin duplication.  Annals of Human Genetics 2012; doi:10.1111/j.1469-1809.2012.00716.x. PMID: 22607059. 

80. Roth C, Bjørke-Monsen AL, Reichborn-Kjennerud T, Nilsen RM, Davey Smith G, Stoltenberg C, Surén P, Susser E, Ueland PM, Vollset SE, Magnus P. Use of folic acid supplements in early pregnancy in relation to maternal plasma levels in week 18 of pregnancy. Molecular Nutrition and Food Research 2012: DOI: 10.1002/mnfr.201200116. PMID: 23065724.

81. Rowlands M-A, Holly JMP, Gunnell D, Donovan J, Lane JA, Hamdy F, Neal DE, Oliver S, Davey Smith G, Martin RM. Circulating Insulin-Like Growth Factors and IGF-Binding Proteins in PSA-Detected Prostate Cancer: The Large Case–Control Study ProtecT. Cancer Res:72:503-15. Epub 2011 Nov 21. PMID: 22106399.

82. Saxena R, Elbers CC, Guo Y, Peter I, Gaunt TR, Mega JL, Lanktree MB, Tare A, Castillo BA, Li YR, Johnson T, Bruinenberg M, Gilbert-Diamond D, Rajagopalan R, Voight BF, Balasubramanyam A, Barnard J, Bauer F, Baumert J, Bhangale T et al (Davey Smith G, Day INM, Lawlor DA were middle position authors out of a total 156 authors). Large-scale gene-centric meta-analysis across 39 studies identifies type 2 diabetes loci. Am J Hum Genet. 2012;90:410-25. PMID: 22325160.

83. Scott RA, Lagou V, Welch RP, Wheeler E, Montasser ME, Luan J, Mägi R, Strawbridge RJ, Rehnberg E, Gustafsson S, Kanoni S, Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Yengo L, Lecoeur C, Shungin D, Sanna S, Sidore C, Johnson PC, Jukema JW, Johnson T et al (Timpson NJ, Evans DM, St Pourcain B and Davey Smith, G were middle position authors out of a total 216 authors). Large-scale association analyses identify new loci influencing glycaemic traits and provide insight into the underlying biological pathways. Nature Genetics 2012;44: 991-1005.doi: 10.1038/ng.2385. Epub 2012. PMID: 22885924.

84. Shah S, Casas JP, Gaunt TR, Cooper J, Drenos F, Zabaneh D, Swerdlow DI, Shah T, Sofat R, Palmen J, Kumari M, Kivimaki M, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, Talmud PJ, Whittaker J, Day IN, Hingorani AD, Humphries SE. Influence of common genetic variation on blood lipid levels, cardiovascular risk, and coronary events in two British prospective cohort studies. European Heart Journal 2012 doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehs243. PMID: 22977227.

85.Soler Artigas M, Loth DW, Wain LV, Gharib SA, Obeidat M, Tang W, Zhai G, Zhao JH, Smith AV, Huffman JE, Albrecht E, Jackson CM, Evans DM, Cadby G, Fornage M, Manichaikul A, Lopez LM, Johnson T, Aldrich MC, Aspelund T, Barroso I et al (Ring SM and Lawlor DA were middle positions authors out of a total 152 authors). Genome-wide association and large-scale follow-up identifies 16 new loci influencing lung function. Nature Genetics 2012; 43:1082-90. PMID: 21946350.

86. Sovio U, Giambartolomei C, Kinra S, Bowen L, Dudbridge F, Nitsch D, Davey Smith G, Ebrahim S, Ben-Shlomo Y. Early and current socio-economic position and cardiometabolic risk factors in the Indian Migration Study.  European Journal of Preventive Cardiology 2012; doi: 10.1177/2047487312446136. PMID: 22514214.

87. Spycher BD, Henderson J, Grannell R, Evans DM, Smith GD,Timpson NJ, Sterne JA. Genome-wide prediction of childhood asthma and related phenotypes in a longitudinal birth cohort. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2012;130:503-509.e7. PMID: 22846752.

88. Stamatakis E, Hamer M, Tilling K, Lawlor DA. Sedentary time in relation to cardio-metabolic risk factors: differential associations for self-report vs accelerometry in working age adults. International Journal of Epidemiology 2012: Epub ahead of print. PMID: 22634868.

89. Stolk L, Perry JR, Chasman DI, He C, Mangino M, Sulem P, Barbalic M, Broer L, Byrne EM, Ernst F, Esko T, Franceschini N, Gudbjartsson DF, Hottenga JJ, Kraft P, McArdle PF, Porcu E, Shin SY, Smith AV, van Wingerden S et al (Lawlor DA was a middle position author out of a total of 177 authors). Meta-analyses identify 13 loci associated with age at menopause and highlight DNA repair and immune pathways. Nature Genetics 2012;44:260-8 doi:10.1038/ng.1051. PMID: 22267201.

90. Swerdlow DI, Holmes MV, Kuchenbaeker B, Engmann JEL, Shah T, Sofat R, Guo Y, Chung C, Peasey A, Pfister R, Mooijaart SP, Ireland HA, Leusink M, Langenbert C, Li K, Palmen J, Howard P, Cooper JA, Drenos F, Hardy J, et al (Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Timpson NJ were middle position authors out of a total of 116 authors)The interleukin-6 receptor as a potential target for coronary heart disease prevention: evaluation using Mendelian randomization. Lancet 2012; DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736:60361-4. PMID: 22421340.

91. Taal HR, St Pourcain B, Thiering E, Das S, Mook-Kanamori DO, Warrington NM, Kaakinen M, Kreiner-Møller E, Bradfield JP, Freathy RM, Geller F, Guxens M, Cousminer DL, Kerkhof M, Timpson NJ, Ikram MA, Beilin LJ, Bønnelykke K, Buxton JL, Charoen P et al. (Davey Smith G, Ring SM were middle position authors out of a total 89 authors). Common variants at 12q15 and 12q24 are associated with infant head circumference. Nature Genetics 2012;44:532-538. PMID: 22504419.

92. Taylor AE, Sandeep MN, Janipalli C, Giambartolomei C, Evans DM, Kranthi Kumar MV, Vinay DG, Smitha P, Gupta V, Aruna M, Kinra S, Sullivan R, Bowen L, Timpson N, Davey Smith G, Dudbridge F, Prabhakaran D, Ben-Shlomo Y, Reddy KS, Ebrahim S et al. Associations of FTO and MC4R variants with obesity traits in Indians and the role of rural/urban environment as a possible effect modifier. Journal of Obesity 2012; doi:10.1155/2011/307542. PMID: 21785715.

93. The Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration (Davey Smith G and Lawlor DA members of writing committee). C-reactive protein, fibrinogen, and cardiovascular disease prediction. NEJM 2012, Oct 4;367(14):1310-20. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1107477. PMID: 23034020.

94. The Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration (Davey Smith G a member of writing committee).  Adult height and the risk of cause-specific death and vascular morbidity in 1 million people: individual participant meta-analysis. International Journa of Epidemiology 2012; in press. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 22825588. 

95. The Interleukin-6 Receptor Mendelian Randomisation Analysis (IL6R MR) Consortium. The interleukin-6 receptor as a target for prevention of coronary heart disease: a mendelian randomisation analysis. The Lancet 2012;379:1214-1224. PMID: 22421340.

96. Theodoratou E, Palmer T, Zgaga L, Farrington SM, McKeigue P, Farhat FVN, Tenesa A, Davey Smith G, Dunlop MG, Campbell H. Instrumental Variable Estimation of the Causal Effect of Plasma 25-Hydroxy-Vitamin D on Colorectal Cancer Risk: A Mendelian Randomization Analysis. PLoS One 2012;7: e37662.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0037662 PMID: 22701574.

97. Timpson NJ, Wade KH, Davey Smith G. Mendelian Randomization: Application to Cardiovascular Disease. Current Hypertension Reports 2012;14:29-37. PMID: 22161218.

98. Tolppanen AM, Fraser A, Fraser WD, Lawlor DA. Risk factors for variation in 25-hydroxyvitamin d3 and d2 concentrations and vitamin d deficiency in children. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012; 97:1202-10. PMID: 22278429.

99. Tolppanen AM, Sayers A, Fraser WD, Lawlor DA. Association of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 and D2 with academic performance in childhood - findings from a prospective birth cohort. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2012; doi:10.1136/jech-2011-2014. PMID: 22493513.

100. Tolppanen AM, Sayers A, Fraser WD, Lewis G, Zammit S, Lawlor DA. The association of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 and D2 with depressive symptoms in childhood – a prospective cohort study. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 2012; DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-7610.2011.02518.x. PMID: 22211693.

101. Tolppanen AM, Sayers A, Fraser WD, Lewis G, Zammit S, McGrath JJ, Lawlor DA. Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 and D2 and non-clinical psychotic experiences in childhood. PLoS One 2012; 7; e41475.  doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0041575. PMID: 22848531.

102. Tolppanen AM, Sayers A, Granell R, Fraser WD, Henderson J, Lawlor DA. Prospective association of 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 and D2 with childhood lung function, asthma, wheezing and flexural dermatitis. Epidemiology 2012; in press.

103. Tyrrell J, Huikari V, Christie JT, Cavadino A,  Bakker R, Brion MJ, Geller F, Paternoster L,  Myhre R, Potter C, Johnson PCD, Ebrahim S, Feenstra B, Hartikainen A-L, Hattersley AT,  Hofman A, Kaakinen M, Lowe LP, Magnus P, McConnachie A,  Melbye M, Ng JWY, Nohr EA, Power C, Ring SM, SP Sebert, Sengpiel V, Taal HR, Watt GCM, Sattar N, Relton CL, Jacobsson B, Frayling TM, Sørensen TIA, Murray JC, Lawlor DA, Pennell CE, Jaddoe VWV, Hypponen E, Lowe Jr WL, Jarvelin M-R, Davey Smith G, Freathy RM for the Early Growth Genetics (EGG) Consortium.  Genetic variation in the 15q25 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor gene cluster (CHRNA5–CHRNA3–CHRNB4) interacts with maternal self-reported smoking status during pregnancy to influence birth weight.  Human Molecular Genetics 2012;21:5344-5358. PMID: 22956269.

104. van der Harst P, Zhang W, Mateo Leach I, Rendon A, Verweij N, Sehmi J, Paul DS, Elling U, Allayee H, Li X, Radhakrishnan A, Tan ST, Voss K, Weichenberger CX, Albers CA, Al-Hussani A, Asselbergs FW, Ciullo M, Danjou F, Dina C et al (Evans DM was a middle position author out of a total 194 authors). Seventy-five genetic loci influencing the human red blood cell. Nature 2012;492;369-75. PMID: 23222517.

105. Vedhara K, Metcalfe C, Brant H, Crown A, Northstone K, Dawe K, Lightman S, Davey Smith G. Maternal mood and neuroendocrine programming: effects of time of exposure and sex". Journal of Neuroendocrinology 2012; doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2826.2012.02309.x. PMID: 22385021.

106. von Hinke Kessler Scholder S, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, Propper C, Windmeijer F. The Effect of Fat Mass on Educational Attainment: Examining the Sensitivity to Different Identification Strategies. Economics and Human Biology 2012; Epub ahead of print. PMID: 22709667.

107. Whitley E, Martin RM, Davey Smith G, Holly JMP, Gunnell D. The association of childhood height, leg length and other measures of skeletal growth with adult cardiovascular disease: the Boyd Orr cohort. J Epidemiol and Community Health 2012;66:18-23. PMID: 20736489.

108. Williams DM, Fraser A, Sayers A, Fraser WD, Hingorani A, Deanfield J, Davey Smith G, Sattar N, Lawlor DA. Associations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D2 and D3 with cardiovascular risk factors in childhood: cross-sectional findings from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 2012; doi:10.1210/jc.2011-2335. PMID: 22344194.

109. Zheng HF, Tobias JH, Duncan E, Evans DM, Eriksson J, Paternoster L,Yerges-Armstrong LM, Lehtimäki T, Bergström U, Kähönen M, Leo PJ, Raitakari O, Laaksonen M, Nicholson GC, J Viikari J, Ladouceur M, Lyytikäinen LP, Medina-Gomez C, Rivadeneira F, Prince RL et al (St Pourcain B, Timpson NJ, Davey Smith G, Ring SM were middle position authors out of a total 56 authors). WNT16 influences bone mineral density, cortical bone thickness, bone strength, and osteoporotic fracture risk. PLoS Genet 2012; 8:e1002745. PMID: 22792071.

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110. Alfred T, Ben-Shlomo Y, Cooper R, Hardy R, Cooper C, Deary IJ, Elliott J, Gunnell D, Harris SE, Kivimaki M, Kumari M, Martin RM, Power C, Sayer AA, Starr JM, Kuh D, Day IN; HALCyon Study Team. Absence of association of a single-nucleotide polymorphism in the TERT-CLPTM1L locus with age-related phenotypes in a large multicohort study: the HALCyon programme. Aging Cell. 2011;10:520-32. doi: 10.1111/j.1474-9726.2011.00687.x. PMID: 21332924.

111. Alfred T, Ben-Shlomo Y, Cooper R, Hardy R, Cooper C, Deary IJ, Gunnell D, Harris SE, Kumari M, Martin RM, Moran CN, Pitsiladis YP, Ring SM, Sayer AA, Davey Smith G, Starr JM, Kuh D, Day IN; and the HALCyon study team. ACTN3 genotype, athletic status, and life course physical capability: meta-analysis of the published literature and findings from nine studies. Hum Mutat 2011; doi: 10.1002/humu.21526. PMID: 21542061.

112. Alharbi KK, Hou G, Chen XH, Gaunt TR, Syddall HE, Sayer AA, Dennison EM, Phillips DI, Cooper C, Day IN. Population Mutation Scanning of Human GHR by meltMADGE and Identification of a Paucimorphic Variant. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 2011 15:855-60. PMID: 21689014.

113. Barker A, Sharp SJ, Timpson NJ, Bouatia-Naji N, Warrington NM, Kanoni S, Beilin LJ, Brage S, Deloukas P, Evans DM, Grontved A, Hassanali N, Lawlor DA, Lecoeur C, Loos RJF, Lye SJ, McCarthy MI, Mori TA, Ndiaye NC, Newnham JP et al (Davey Smith G was middle position authors out of a total of 34 authors) Association of genetic loci with glucose levels in childhood and adolescence: a meta-analysis of over 6,000 children. Diabetes 2011; 60:1805-1812. PMID: 21515849.

114. Batty GD, Kivimaki M, Clarke R, Davey Smith G, Shipley MJ. Modifiable risk factors for prostate cancer mortality in London: forty years of follow-up in the Whitehall study. Cancer Causes and Control 2011; 22:311-318. PMID: 21116843.

115. Bell JT, Timpson NJ, Rayner NW, Zeggini E, Frayling TM, Hattersley AT, Morris AP, McCarthy MI. Genome-wide association scan allowing for epistasis in type 2 diabetes. Ann of Hum Gen 2011; 75:10-19. PMID: 21133856.

116. Bjerkeset O, Romild U, Davey Smith G, Hveem K. The associations of high levels of C-reactive protein with depression and myocardial infarction in 9258 women and men from the HUNT population study. Psychological Medicine 2011; 41:345-352. PMID: 20444310.

117. Bolton CE, Schumacher W, Cockcroft JR, Timpson NJ, Smith GD, Gallacher J, Rumley A, Lowe GD, Ebrahim S, Shale DJ, Ben-Shlomo Y. The CRP genotype, serum levels and lung function in men: the Caerphilly Prospective Study. Clinical Science 2011; 120, 347-55. PMID: 21080913.

118. Brion M-J A, Lawlor DA, Matijasevich A, Horta B, Anselmi L, Araujo CL, Menezes AMB, Victora CG, Davey Smith G. What are the causal effects of breastfeeding on IQ, obesity and blood pressure? Evidence from comparing high-income with middle-income cohorts. International Journal of Epidemiology 2011; 40:670-680. PMID: 21349903.

119. Brion MJ, Zeegers M, Jaddoe V, Verhulst F, Verhulst H, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G. Intrauterine Effects of Maternal Pre-pregnancy Overweight on Child Cognition and Behavior in Two cohorts. Pediatrics 2011; 127: e202-211. PMID: 21187310.

120. Burgess S, Thompson SG and CRP CHD Genetics Collaboration (DA Lawlor member of the CRP CHD Genetics Collaboration). Avoiding bias from weak instruments in Mendelian randomization studies. International Journal of Epidemiology 2011; 40:755-764. PMID: 21414999.

121. Burgess S, Thompson SG, C Reactive Protein Coronary Heart Disease Genetics Collaboration (Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Timpson NJ, Ben-Shlomo B are collaboration authors out of a total of 166 authors). Association between C reactive protein and coronary heart disease: mendelian randomisation analysis based on individual participant data. British Medical Journal 2011; 342, d548. PMID: 21325005.

122. Chittleborough C, Lawlor DA, Lynch JW. Prenatal prediction of poor maternal and offspring outcomes: implications for selection into intensive parent support programmes. Maternal and Child Health Journal 2011; doi: 10.1007/s10995-011-0818-5. PMID: 21573859.

123. Chittleborough C, Lawlor DA, Lynch JW. Young maternal age and poor child development: predictive validity from a birth cohort. Pediatrics 2011; 127:E1436-E1444 doi: 10.1542/peds.2010-3222. PMID: 21536608.

124. Collin SM, Metcalfe C, Palmer TM, Refsum H, Lewis SJ, Davey Smith G, Cox A, Davis M, Marsden G, Johnston C, Lane JA, Donovan JL, Neal DE, Hamdy FC, Smith AD, Martin RM. The causal roles of vitamin B12 and transcobalamin in prostate cancer: can Mendelian randomization analysis provide definitive answers? International Journal of Molecular Epidemiology and Genetics 2011; 2: 316-327. PMID: 22199995.

125. Cooper R, Kuh D, Cooper C, Gale CR, Lawlor DA, Matthews F, Hardy R and the FALCon and HALCyon study teams. Objective measures of physical capability and subsequent health: a systematic review. Age and Ageing 2011; 40:14-23. PMID: 20843964.

126. Coulson J, Deem R, Fox KR, Lawlor DA, Trayers T. Residents' diverse perspectives of the impact of neighbourhood renewal on quality of life and physical activity engagement: improvements but unresolved issues. Health & Place 2011;17:300-310. PMID: 21145277.

127. Davey Smith G. 1946 and all that: updating cohort profiles as the participants and investigators age. Int J Epidemiol 2011; 40: 1-2. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyr032.

128. Davey Smith G. Epidemiology, epigenetics and the ‘Gloomy Prospect’: embracing randomness in population health research and practice. International Journal of Epidemiology 2011; 40:537–562. PMID: 21807641.

129. Davey Smith G. Use of genetic markers and gene-diet interactions for interrogating population-level causal influences of diet on health. Genes & Nutrition 2011; 6:27–43. PMID: 21437028.

130. Davies NM, Windmeijer F, Martin RM, Abdollahi MR, Smith GD, Lawlor DA, Ebrahim S, Day IN. Use of genotype frequencies in medicated groups to investigate prescribing practice: APOE and statins as a proof of principle. Clin Chem. 2011; 57:502-10. Epub 2011 Jan 12. PMID: 21228258.

131. De Silva NMG , Freathy RM, Palmer TM, Donnelly LA, Luan J, Gaunt T, Langenberg C,, Weedon MN, Shields B, Knight BA, Ward K, Sandhu MS, Harbord RM, McCarthy MI, Davey Smith G, Ebrahim S, Hattersley AT, Wareham NJ, Lawlor DA, Morris AD, Palmer CNA, Frayling TM. Mendelian Randomization Studies do not Support a Role for Raised Circulating Triglyceride Levels influencing Type 2 Diabetes, Glucose Levels, or Insulin Resistance. Diabetes 2011; 60:1008-18. PMID: 21282362.

132. Duncan EL, Danoy P, Kemp JP, Leo PJ, McCloskey E, Nicholson GC, Eastell R, Prince RL, Eisman JA, Jones G, Sambrook PN, Reid IR, Dennison EM, Wark J, Richards JB, Uitterlinden AG, Spector TD, Esapa C, Cox RD, Brown SD  et al (Evans DM was a middle position author out of a total 47 authors). Genome-wide association study using extreme truncate selection identifies novel genes controlling bone mineral density. Plos Genet 2011; 7:e1001372. PMID: 21533022.

133. Evans DM, Spencer CCA, Pointon JJ, Su Z, Harvey D, Kochan G, Opperman U, Dilthey A, Pirinen M, Stone MA, Appleton L, Moutsianis L, Wordsworth T, Kenna TJ, Karaderi T, Thomas GP, Ward MM, Weisman MH, Farrar C et al. Interaction between ERAP1 and HLA-B27 in ankylosing spondylitis implicates peptide presentation as the mechanism for HLA-B27 in disease susceptibility. Nat Genet 2011; 43: 761-767. PMID: 21743469.

134. Fox ER, Young JH, Li Y, Dreisbach AW, Keating BJ, Musani SK, Liu K, Morrison AC, Ganesh S, Kutlar A, Ramachandran VS, Polak JF, Fabsitz RR, Dries DL, Farlow DN, Redline S, Adeyemo A, Hirschorn JN, Sun YV, Wyatt SB et al (Gaunt TR, Day INM, Lawlor DA and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total 367 authors). Association of genetic variation with systolic and diastolic blood pressure among African Americans: the Candidate Gene Association Resource study. Hum Mol Genet. 2011; 20:2273-2284. Epub 2011 Mar 4. PMID: 21378095.

135. Fraser A, Tilling K, Macdonald-Wallis C, Hughes R, Sattar N, Nelson SM, Lawlor DA. Associations of gestational weight gain with maternal body mass index, waist circumference, and blood pressure measured 16 y after pregnancy: the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. Am J Clin Nutr 2011; 93:1285-92. PMID: 21471282.

136. Freathy RM, Kazeem GR, Morris RW, Johnson PCD, Paternoster L, Ebrahim S, Hattersley AT, Hill A, Hingorani AD, Holst C, Jefferis BJ, Kring SII, Mooser V, Padmanabhan S, Preisig M, Ring SM, Sattar N, Upton MN, Vollenweider P, Waeber G et al (Lawlor DA and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total of 28 authors). Genetic variation at CHRNA5-CHRNA3-CHRNB4 interacts with smoking status to influence body mass index. Int J Epidemiol 2011; doi:10.1093/ije/dyr077. PMID: 21593077.

137. Geller F, Feenstra B, Zhang H, Shaffer JR, Hansen T, Esserlind AL, Boyd HA, Nohr EA, Timpson NJ, Fatemifar G, Paternoster L, Evans DM, Weyant RJ, Levy SM, Lathrop M, Davey Smith G, Murray JC, Olesen J, Werge T, Marazita ML, Sorensen TIA, Melbye M. Genome-wide association study identifies four loci associated with eruption of permanent teeth. PLoS Genet 2011; 7: e1002275. PMID: 21931568.

138. Glaser B, Gunnell D, Timpson NJ, Joinson C, Zammit S, Davey Smith G, Lewis G. Age- and puberty-dependent association between IQ score in early childhood and depressive symptoms in adolescence. Psychological Medicine 2011; 41:333-343. PMID: 20459882.

139. Gunawardana L, Davey Smith G, Zammit S, Whitley E, Gunnell D, Lewis S, Rasmussen F. Pre-conception inter-pregnancy interval and risk of schizophrenia. The British Journal of Psychiatry 2011; 199;338-9. Doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.111.092916. PMID: 21816866.

140. Guthrie PAI, Gaunt TR, Abdollahi MR, Rodriguez S, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Day INM. Amplification ratio control system for copy number variation genotyping. Nucleic Acids Research 2011; 39:e54 doi:10.1093/nar/gkr046. PMID: 21300641.

141. Harper S, Lynch J, Davey Smith G. Social determinants and decline of cardiovascular disease: understanding the links. Annu Rev Public Health 2011; 32:36-69. PMID: 21219168.

142. Holmes MV, Newcombe P, Hubacek JA, Sofat R, Ricketts SL, Cooper J, Breteler M, Bautista LE, Sharma P, Whittaker J, Smeeth L, Fowkes FGR, Algra A, Shmeleva V, Szolnoki Z, Roest M, Linnebank M, Zacho J, Nalls MA, Singleton AB et al (Davey Smith G and Lawlor DA were middle position authors out of a total of 46 authors). Effect modification by population dietary folate on the association between MTHFR genotype, homocysteine, and stroke risk: a meta-analysis of genetic studies and randomised trials. Lancet 2011;378:584-94 doi:10.1016/S0140-6736 60872-6. PMID: 21803414.

143. Hooper L, Summerbell CD, Thompson RL, Sills D, Roberts F, Moore H, Davey Smith G. Reduced or modified dietary fat for preventing cardiovascular disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011; Art No: CD002137 doi:1002/14651858.CD002137. PMID: 11687015.

144. Hooton H, Dubern B, Henegar C, Paternoster L, Nohr EA, Alili R, Rousseau F, Pelloux V, Galan P, Hercberg S, Arner P, Sørensen TI, Clément K. Association between CST3 rs2424577 polymorphism and corpulence related phenotypes during lifetime in populations of European ancestry. Obes Facts 2011; 4:131-44. Epub 2011 Apr 15. PMID: 21577020.

145. Howe LD, Tilling K, Galobardes B, Davey Smith G, Ness AR, Lawlor DA. Socioeconomic disparities in trajectories of adiposity across childhood. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity 2011;6:e144-53 doi: 10.3109/17477166.2010.500387. PMID: 20860432.

146. Howe LD, Tilling K, Benfield L, Sattar N, Ness AR, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Changes in ponderal index and body mass index across childhood and their association with fat mass and cardiovascular risk factors at age 15. PLoS ONE 2011; 5: e15186. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0015186. PMID: 21170348.

147. Howe LD, Hargreaves JR, Ploubidis G, De Stavola B, Huttly SRA. Subjective measures of socioeconomic position and the wealth index: A comparative analysis. Health Policy & Planning 2011;26:233-232. PMID: 20817696. 

148. Hughes AR, Sherriff A, Lawlor DA, Ness AR, Rielly JJ. Incidence of obesity during childhood and adolescence in a large contemporary cohort. Preventive Medicine 2011; 52:300-304. PMID: 21371500.

149. Kinra S, Andersen E, Ben-Shlomo Y, Bowen L, Lyngdoh T, Prabakharan D, Reddy KS, Ramkrishnan L, Bharathi A, Vaz M, Kurpad A, Davey Smith G, Ebrahim S, for the Indian Migration Study. Association between urban-life years and cardiometabolic risk: The Indian Migration Study. Am J Epidemiol 2011;174:154-64 doi: 10.1093/aje/kwr053. PMID: 21622949.

150. Krogh J, Nordentoft M, Sterne J, Lawlor DA. The effect of exercise in clinically depressed adults: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 2011; 72:529-538. PMID: 21034688.

151. Lange I, Kipping RR, Jago J, Lawlor DA. Variation in childhood and adolescent obesity prevalence defined by international and country-specific criteria in England and the US. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2011;65:143-50 doi:10.1038/ejcn.2010.260. PMID: 21157478.

152. Lanktree MB, Guo Y, Murtaza M, Glessner JT, Bailey SD, Onland-Moret NC, Lettre G, Ongen H, Rajagopalan R, Johnson T, Shen H, Nelson CP, Klopp N, Baumert J, Padmanabhan S, Pankratz N, Pankow JS, Shah S, Taylor K, Barnard J et al (Rodriguez S, Timpson NJ, Day INM, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G and Gaunt TR were middle position authors out of a total of 193 authors). Meta-analysis of Dense Genecentric Association Studies Reveals Common and Uncommon Variants Associated with Height. Am J Hum Genet 2011; 88:6-18. Epub 2010 Dec 30. PMID: 21194676.

153. Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Martin R. Perinatal and Infant Determinants of Obesity. Epidemiology of Obesity in Children and Adolescents 2011; 2:311-328. doi:10.1007/978-1-4419-6039-9_17

154. Lawlor DA, Fraser A, Macdonald-Wallis C, Nelson SM, Palmer TM, Davey Smith G & Tilling K. Maternal and offspring adiposity-related genetic variants and gestational weight gain. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2011; 94:149-55 doi:10.3945/?ajcn.110.010751. PMID: 21593506.

155. Lawlor DA, Harbord RM, Tybjaerg-Hansen A, Palmer TM, Zacho J, Benn M, Timpson NJ, Davey Smith G, Nordestgaard BG. Using genetic loci to understand the relationship between adiposity and psychological distress: a Mendelian randomization study in the Copenhagen General Population Study of 53,221 adults. Journal of Internal Medicine 2011; 269, 525-537 doi:10.1111/j.1365-2796.2011.02343.x. PMID: 21210875.

156. Lawlor DA, Jago R, Noble SM, Chitteborough CR, Campbell R, Mytton J, Howe LD, Peters TJ, Kipping RR. The Active for Life Year 5 (AFLY5) school based cluster randomised controlled trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials 2011; 12:181 doi:10.1186/1745-6215-12-181. PMID: 21781344.

157. Lawlor DA, Kim L, Morris R, Amuzu A, Whincup P, Ebrahim S. Survival with Treated and Well-Controlled Blood Pressure: Findings from a Prospective Cohort Study. PLoS One 2011;6:e17792 6:e17792. PMID: 21533232.

158. Lawlor DA, Lichtenstein P, Fraser A, Långström N. Does maternal weight gain in pregnancy have long-term effects on offspring adiposity? A sibling study in a prospective cohort of 146,894 men from 136,050 families. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2011;94:142-8 doi: 10.3945/ajcn.110.009324. PMID: 21562086.

159. Lawlor DA, Lichtenstein P, Långström N. Association of maternal diabetes mellitus in pregnancy with offspring adiposity into early adulthood: sibling study in a prospective cohort of 280,866 men from 248,293 families. Circulation 2011;123:258-65 doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.110.980169. PMID: 21220735.

160. Lawlor DA, Macdonald-Wallis C, Fraser A, Nelson SM, Hingorani A, Davey Smith G, Sattar N, Deanfield J. Cardiovascular biomarkers and vascular function during childhood in the offspring of mothers with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: findings from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. European Heart Journal 2011;33:335-45 doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehr300. PMID: 21862461.

161. Lawlor DA, Mortensen L, Nybo Andersen A-M. Mechanisms underlying the associations of maternal age with adverse perinatal outcomes: a sibling study of 264,695 Danish women and their firstborn offspring. International Journal of Epidemiology 2011;40:1205-14 doi:10.1093/ije/dyr084. PMID: 21752786.

162. Lawlor DA. Biological interaction – time to drop the term? Epidemiology 2011;22:148-150. PMID: 21293204

163. Liu J, Blair SN, Teng Y, Ness AR, Lawlor DA, Riddoch C. Physical activity during pregnancy in a prospective cohort of pregnant women: results from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. European Journal of Epidemiology 2011; 26:237-247. PMID: 21191632.

164. Macdonald-Wallis C, Lawlor DA, Heron J, Fraser A, Nelson SM, Tilling K. Relationships of risk factors for pre-eclampsia with patterns of occurrence of isolated gestational proteinuria during normal term pregnancy. Plos One 2011; 6:e22115. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0022115. PMID: 21789220.

165. Macdonald-Wallis C, Tobias JH, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Parental smoking during pregnancy and offspring bone mass at age 10 years: findings from a prospective birth cohort. Osteoporos Int 2011; 22; 1809-1819; doi: 10.1007/s00198-010-1415-y. PMID: 20967424.

166. MacDonald-Wallis C, Tobias JH, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Parental smoking during pregnancy and offspring bone mass at age 10 years: findings from a prospective birth cohort. Osteoporosis International 2011;22:1809-19 doi; 10.1007/s00198-010-1415-y. PMID: 20967424.

167. McGrath JJ, Lawlor DA. The search for modifiable risk factors of schizophrenia. Americal Journal of Psychiatry 2011;168: 1235-1238. PMID: 22193665

168. Myklestad K, Vatten LJ, Salvesen KA, Davey Smith G, Romunstad P. Hypertensive disorders in pregnancy and paternal cardiovascular risk. A population based study. Annals of Epidemiology 2011; 21: 407-412. PMID: 21414802.

169. Nelson SM, Lawlor DA (equal contribution and both corresponding authors). Predicting live birth, preterm and low birth weight infant after in-vitro fertilisation: A prospective study of 144,018 treatment cycles. Plos-Medicine 2011; 8:e1000386. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1000386. PMID: 21245905.

170. Obeidat M, Wain LV, Shrine N, Kalsheker N, Artigas MS, Repapi E, Burton PR, Johnson T, Ramasamy A, Zhao JH, Zhai G, Huffman JE, Vitart V, Albrecht E, Ig W, Jarvelin M, Pouta A, Cadby G, Hui J, Palmer LJ et al (Evans DM was middle position author out of a total of 64 authors). A Comprehensive evaluation of potential lung function associated genes in the SpiroMeta general population sample. PLOS One 2011; 6:e19382. PMID: 21625484.

171. Palmer TM, Lawlor DA, Harbord RM, Sheehan NA, Tobias JH, Timpson NJ, Davey Smith G, Sterne JAC. Using multiple genetic variants as instrumental variables for modifiable risk factors. Statistical Methods in Medical Research 2011; 21: 223-42 doi:10.1177/0962280210394459. PMID: 21216802.

172. Palmer TM, Sterne JAC, Harbord RM, Lawlor DA, Sheehan NA, Meng S, Granell R, Davey Smith G, Didelez V. Instrumental variable estimation of causal risk ratios and causal odds ratios in Mendelian Randomization analyses. American Journal of Epidemiology 2011; 173: 1392-4-3 doi:10.1093/aje/kwr026, PMID: 21555716.

173. Patel R, Martin R, Kramer MS, Oken E, Bogdanovich N, Matush L, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Familial associations of adiposity: findings from a cross-sectional study of 12,181 parental-offspring trios from Belarus. PLoS ONE 2011; 6:e14607. PMID: 21298034.

174. Paternoster L, Evans DM, Aargaard Nohr E, Holst C, Gaborieau N, Brennan P, Gjesing AP Witte DR, Jorgansen T, Linneberg A, Lauritzen T, Sandbaek A, Hansen T, Pederson O, Elliot KS, Kemp JP, St Pourcain B, McMahon G, Zelenika D, Hager J, et al (Timpson NJ and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total of 25 authors). Genome-Wide Population-Based Association Study of Extremely Overweight Young Adults – The GOYA Study. PLoS ONE 2011; 6: e24303. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0024303. PMID: 21935397.

175. Paternoster L, Howe L,Tilling K, Weedon NM, Frayling T, Freathy R, Davey Smith G, Timpson N, Ring S, Evans D, Lawlor DA. Adult height variants affect birth length and growth rate in children. Human Molecular Genetics 2011; doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddr309. PMID: 21757498.

176. Paternoster L, Standl M, Chen CM, Ramasamy A, Bønnelykke K, Duijts L, Ferreira MA, Alves AC, Thyssen JP, Albrecht E, Baurecht H, Feenstra B, Sleiman PM, Hysi P, Warrington NM, Curjuric I, Myhre R, Curtin JA, Groen-Blokhuis MM, Kerkhof M et al (Davey Smith G, Timpson NJ, St Pourcain B, Ring SM and Evans DM were middle position authors out of a total 109 authors).  Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies three new risk loci for atopic dermatitis.  Nature Genetics 2011; 44187–192. PMID: 22197932.

177. Rizzi TS, Arias-Vasquez A, Rommelse N, Kuntsi J, Anney R, Asherson P, Buitelaar J, Banaschewski T, Ebstein R, Ruano D, Van der Sluis S, Markunas CA, Garrett ME, Ashley-Koch AE, Kollins SH, Anastopoulos AD, Hansell NK, Wright MJ, Montgomery GW, Martin NG et al (St Pourcain B, Davey Smith G, Timpson NJ and Evans DM were middle position authors out of a total of 43 authors). The ATXN1 and TRIM31 genes are related to intelligence in an ADHD background: evidence from a large collaborative study totaling 4,963 subjects. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B, Neuropsychiatric Genetics 2011; 156, 145-57. PMID: 21302343.

178. Rodriguez S, Cook DG, Gaunt TR, Nightingale CM, Whincup PH, Day IN. Combined analysis of CHRNA5, CHRNA3 and CYP2A6 in relation to adolescent smoking behaviour. J Psychopharmacol 2011; 25:915-23. PMID: 21765098.

179. Roth C, Magnus P, Schjolberg S, Stoltenberg C, Suren P, McKeague IW, Davey Smith G, Reichborn-Kjennerud T, Susser E. Folic acid supplements in pregnancy and severe language delay in children. JAMA 2011; 306:1566-1573. PMID: 21990300.

180. Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration, Seshasai SR, Kaptoge S, Thompson A, Di Angelantonio E, Gao P, Sarwar N, Whincup PH, Mukamal KJ, Gillum RF, Holme I, Njølstad I, Fletcher A, Nilsson P, Lewington S, Collins R, Gudnason V, Thompson SG, Sattar N. Diabetes Mellitus, Fasting Glucose, and Risk of Cause-specific Mortality. New Eng J Med 2011; 364:829-841. PMID: 21366474.

181. Schuckit MA, Smith TL, Heron J, Hickman M, Macleod J, Lewis G, David JM, Hibbeln JR, Brown S, Zuccolo L, Miller LL, Davey Smith G. Testing a level of response to alcohol-based model of heavy drinking and alcohol problems in 1,905 17 year olds. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research 2011; 35:1897-1904. PMID: 21762180.

182. Searle A, Calnan M, Turner KM, Lawlor DA, Campbell J, Chalder M, Lewis G. General Practitioners’ beliefs about physical activity for managing depression in the context of a trial in primary care. Mental Health and Physical Activty 2011; 344:e2758.

183. Shah S, Nelson CP, Gaunt TR, van der Harst P, Barnes T, Braund PS, Lawlor DA, Casas JP, Padmanabhan S, Drenos F, Kivimaki M, Talmud PJ, Humphries SE, Whittaker J, Morris RW, Whincup PH, Dominiczak A, Munroe PB, Johnson T, Goodall AH et al (Day INM was a middle position author out of a total of 40 authors). Four Genetic Loci Influencing Electrocardiographic Indices of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy. Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2011: 4; 626-35. PMID: 21965548.

184. Soler Artigas M, Loth DW, Wain LV, Gharib SA, Obeidat M, Tang W, Zhai G, Zhao JH, Smith AV, Huffman JE, Albrecht E, Jackson CM, Evans DM, Cadby G, Fornage M, Manichaikul A, Lopez LM, Johnson T, Aldrich MC et al (Davey Smith G and Lawlor DA were middle position authors out of a total 182 authors). Genome-wide association and large-scale follow-up identifies 16 new loci influencing lung function. Nature Genetics 2011;43:1082-90. PMID: 21946350.

185. Soler Artigas M, Wain LV, Repapi E, Obeidat M, Sayers I, Burton PR, Johnson T, Zhao JH, Albrecht E, Dominiczak AF, Kerr SM, Smith BH, Cadby G, Hui J, Palmer LJ, Hingorani AD, Wannamethee SG, Whincup PH, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G, et al (and Lawlor DA was a middle position author out of a total of 50 authors). Effect of 5 Genetic Variants Associated with Lung Function on the Risk of COPD, and their Joint Effects on Lung Function. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2011; doi:10.1164/rccm.201102-0192OC. PMID: 21965014.

186. Sovio U, Mook-Kanamori DO, Warrington NM, Lawrence R, Briollais L, Palmer CNA, Cecil J, Sandling JK, Syvänen AC, Kaakinen M, Beilin LJ, Millwood IY, Bennett AJ, Laitinen J, Pouta A, Molitor J, Davey Smith G, Ben-Shlomo Y, Jaddoe VWV, Palmer LJ, et al (Timpson NJ was a middle position author out of a total of 25 authors). Association between common variation at the FTO locus and changes in body mass index from infancy to late childhood: The complex nature of genetic association through growth and development. PLoS Genetics 2011, February; 7: e1001307; doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1001307. PMID: 21379325.

187. St Pourcain B, Mandy WP, Heron J, Golding J, Davey Smith G, Skuse DH. Links between co-occuring Social-Communication and Hyperactice-Inattentive Trait Trajectories. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2011; 50:892-902. PMID: 21871371.

188. Subramanian SV, Ackerson LK, Davey Smith G. Parental body mass index and childhood undernutrition in India: an assessment of intrauterine influence. Pediatrics 2011; 126: e663-e671. PMID: 20713473.

189. Subramanian SV, Perkins JM, Özaltin E, Davey Smith G. Weight of Nations: a socioeconomic analysis of women in low- to middle-income countries. Am J Clin Nutr 2011; 93:413-421. PMID: 21068343.

190. Talmud PJ, Cooper JA, Gaunt T, Holmes MV, Shah S, Palmen J, Drenos F, Shah T, Kumari M, Kivimaki M, Whittaker J, Lawlor DA, Day IN, Hingorani AD, Casas JP, Humphries SE. Variants of ADRA2A are associated with fasting glucose, blood pressure, body mass index and type 2 diabetes risk: meta-analysis of four prospective studies. Diabetologia 2011; 54:1710-9. Epub 2011 Apr 1. PMID: 21455730.

191. Taylor A, Sandeep MN, Janipalli CS, Giambartolomei C, Evans DM, Kranthi Kuma MV, Gupta V, Aruna M, Kinra A, Sullivan RM, Bowen L, Timpson NJ, Davey Smith G, Dudbridge F, Prabhakaran D, Ben-Shlomo Y, Reddy KS, Ebrahim S, Chandak GR. Associations of FTO and MC4R Variants with Obesity Traits in Indians and the Role of Rural/Urban Environment as a Possible Effect Modifier. Journal of Obesity 2011; available online. PMID: 21785715.

192. Taylor AE, Guthrie PA, Smith GD, Golding J, Sattar N, Hingorani AD, Deanfield JE, Day IN. IQ, educational attainment, memory and plasma lipids: associations with apolipoprotein E genotype in 5995 children. Biol Psychiatry. 2011;70:152-8. Epub 2011 Jan 7. PMID: 21215387.

193. Taylor PN, Panicker V, Sayers A, Iqbal A, Bremner AP, Beilby JP, Leedman PJ, Hattersley AT, Vaidya B, Frayling T, Evans J, Tobias JH, Timpson NJ, Walsh JP, Dayan CN. A meta-analysis of the associations between common variation in the PDE8B gene and thyroid hormone parameters, including assessment of longitudinal stability of associations over time and effect of thyroid hormone replacement. European Journal of Endocrinology 2011; 164: 773-780. PMID: 21317282.

194. The International Consortium for Blood Pressure Genome-Wide Association Studies, Ehret GB, Munroe PB, Rice KM, Bochud M, Johnson AD, Chasman DI, Smith AV, Tobin MD, Verwoert GC, Hwang SJ, Pihur V, Vollenweider P, O'Reilly PF, Amin N, Bragg-Gresham JL, Teumer A, Glazer NL, Launer L, Hua Zhao J et al (Gaunt TR, Day IN, Lawlor DA and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total of 347 authors).  Genetic variants in novel pathways influence blood pressure and cardiovascular disease risk. Nature. 2011; 478: 103-9 doi: 10.1038/nature10405. PMID: 21909115.

195. Tolppanen A-M, Williams D, Lawlor DA. The association of circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D and calcium with cognitive performance in adolescents: Cross-sectional study using data from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Paediatric & Perinatal Epidemiology 2011; 25:67-74. PMID: 21133971.

196. Tolppanen AM, Williams DM, Henderson J, Lawlor DA. Serum 25-hydroxy-vitamin D and ionised calcium in relation to lung function and allergen skin tests. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2011; doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2011.6. PMID: 21326268.

197. Tu Y-K, Davey Smith G, Gilthorpe MS. A new approach to age-period-cohort analysis using partial least squares regression: the trend in blood pressure in the Glasgow Alumni Cohort. PLoS One 2011; 6; e19401; doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0019401. PMID: 21556329.

198. Turner K, Clarke I, Timpson N, Horner P. Chlamydia trachomatis in the age of the genome: application of molecular genotyping to improve our understanding of the immunopathogenesis of Chlamydia genital tract disease. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 2011; 28: 495-498. PMID: 22256335.

199. Von Hinke Kessler Scholder S, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, Propper C, Windmeijer F. Mendelian randomization: the use of genes in instrumental variable analyses. Health Economics 2011; doi: 10.1002/hec.1746. PMID: 21612002.

200. Wannamethee SG, Papacosta O, Whincup PH, Thomas MC, Carson C, Lawlor DA, Ebrahim E, Sattar N. The potential for a two stage diabetes risk algorithm combining non-lab based scores with subsequent routine non-fasting blood tests: results from prospective studies in older men and women. Diabetes Medicine 2011; 28:23-30. PMID: 21166842.

201. Wensley F, Gao P, Burgess S, Kaptoge S, Di Angelantonio E, Shah T, Enghert JC, Clarke R, Davey Smith G, Nordestgaarde BG, Saleheen D, Samani NJ, Sandhu M, Anand S, Pepy M, Smeeth L, Whittaker J, Casas J P, Hingorani A, Danesh J, and the C-Reactive Protein Coronary Heart Disease Genetics Collaboration (CCGC) (Lawlor DA contributing author of the CCGC). Association between C reactive protein and coronary heart disease: mendelian randomisation analysis based on individual participant data. BMJ 2011; 342:d548. doi:10.1136/bmj.d548. PMID: 21325005.

202. West J, Manchester B, Wright J, Lawlor DA, Waiblinger D. Reliability of routine clinic measurements of neonatal circumferences and research measurements of neonatal skinfold thicknesses: findings from the Born in Bradford Study. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 2011; doi:10.1111/j.1365-3016.2010.01181.x. PMID: 21281329.

203. Wiles NJ, Haase AM, Lawlor DA, Ness A, Lewis G. Physical activity and depression in adolescents: cross-sectional findings from the ALSPAC cohort. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 2011; doi:10.1007/s00127-011-0422-4. PMID: 21826444.

204. Williams DM, Fraser A, Lawlor DA. Associations of vitamin D, parathyroid hormone and calcium with cardiovascular risk factors in US adolescents. Heart 2011; 97:315-20. Epub 2010 Dec 30. PMID: 21193684.

205. Wormser D, Kaptoge S, Di Angelantoinio E, Wood AM, Pennells L, Thompson A, Kizer J, Lawlor DA, Nordestgaard B, Ridker P, Salomaa V, Stevens V, Woodward M, Sattar N, Collins R, Thompson SG, Whitlock G, Danesh J and the Emerging Risk Factor Collaboration. Separate and combined associations of body-mass index and abdominal adiposity with cardiovascular disease: collaborative analysis of 58 prospective studies. Lancet 2011; 28:23-30. PMID: 21397319.

206. Zabaneh D, Gaunt TR, Kumari M, Drenos F, Shah S, Berry D, Power C, Hypponen E, Shah T, Palmen J, Pallas J, Talmud PJ, Casas JP, Sofat R, Lowe G, Rumley A, Morris RW, Whincup PH, Rodriguez S, Ebrahim S, et al (Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, and Day IN were middle position authors out of a total of 28 authors). Genetic Variants Associated with Von Willebrand Factor Levels in Healthy Men and Women Identified using the HumanCVD BeadChip. Ann Hum Genet. 2011; 75:456-67. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-1809.2011.00654.x. Epub 2011 Apr 28. PMID: 21534939.

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2010

207. Alharbi KK, Aldahmesh MA, Gaunt TR, Rassoulian H, Guthrie PAI, Rodriguez S, Boustred CR, Spanakis E, Day INM. MeltMADGE for mutation scanning of specific genes in population studies. 2010. Nature Protocols 5, 1800-1812. PMID: 21030955.

208. Bouzigon E, Forabosco P, Koppelman GH, Cookson WOCM, Dizier M-H, Duffy DL, Evans DM, Ferreira M, Kere J, Laitinen T, Malerba G, Ng MY, Pignatti PF, Wjst M, Kauffmann F, Demenais F, Lewis CM. Meta-analysis of 20 genome-wide linkage studies evidenced new regions linked to asthma and atopy.. European Journal of Human Genetics 2010;doi:10.1038/ejng.2009.224. PMID: 20068594. 

209. Brion M-J A, Ness AR, Rogers I, Emmett P, Cribb V, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Maternal macronutrient and energy intake in pregnancy and offspring intake at 10 years: exploring parental comparisons and prenatal effects. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2010; 91:748-756; doi:10.3945/ajcn.2009.28623. PMID: 20053880.

210. Brion M-J A, Victora C, Matijasevich A, Horta B, Anselmi L, Menezes AMB, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G. Maternal smoking in pregnancy and child psychological problems: disentangling causal and noncausal effects. Pediatrics 2010; doi:10.1542/peds.2009-2754. PMID: 20587678.

211. Burgess S, Thompson SG; CRP CHD Genetics Collaboration, Burgess S, Thompson SG, Andrews G, Samani NJ, Hall A, Whincup P, Morris R, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Timpson N, Ebrahim S, Ben-Shlomo Y, Brown M, Ricketts S, Sandhu M, Reiner A, Psaty B. Bayesian methods for meta-analysis of causal relationships estimated using genetic instrumental variables. Statistics in Medcine 2010; 29:1298-1311. PMID: 20209660.

212. Burton A, Martin R, Galobardes B, Davey Smith G, Jeffreys M. Young adulthood body mass index and risk of cancer in later adulthood: historical cohort study. Cancer Causes Control; doi:10.1007/s10552-010-9625-3. PMID: 20680433.

213. Burton AJ, Tilling KM, Holly JM, Hamdy FC, Rowlands M-A E, Donovan JL, Martin RM. Metabolic imbalance and prostate cancer progression. International Journal of Molecular Epidemiology and Genetics 2010;1:248-271. PMID: 21532839.

214. Chambers JC, Zhang W, Lord GM, van der Harst P, Lawlor DA, Sehmi JS, Gale DP, Wass MN, Ahmadi KR, Bakker SJ, Beckmann J, Bilo HJ, Bochud M, Brown MJ, Caulfield MJ, Connell JM, Cook HT, Cotlarciuc I, Davey Smith G, de Silva R. Genetic loci influencing serum creatinine and chronic kidney disease in man. Nature Genetics 2010;42:373-5 PMID: 20383145.

215. Collin SM, Metcalfe C, Refsum H, Lewis SJ, Zuccolo L, Davey Smith G, Chen L, Harris R, Davis M, Marsden G, Johnston C, Lane JA, Ebbing M, Bønaa KH, Nygård O, Ueland PM, Grau MV, Baron JA, Donovan J, Neal DE. Circulating Folate, Vitamin B12, Homocysteine, Vitamin B12 Transport Proteins, and Risk of Prostate Cancer: a Case-Control Study, Systematic Review, and Meta-analysisAU. Cancer, Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2010; 19:1632-42. PMID: 20501771.

216. Cooper R, Kuh D, Hardy R and the Mortality Review Group on behalf of the FALCon and HALCyon study teams (DA Lawlor senior member of FALCon study team). Objectively measured physical capability levels and mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis.  British Medical Journal 2010;341:c446. PMID: 20829298.

217. Day IN, Thompson RJ. UCHL1 (PGP 9.5): Neuronal biomarker and ubiquitin system protein. Progress in Neurobiology. 2010; 90:327-362. PMID: 19879917.

218. Donald AE, Charakida M, Falaschetti E, Lawlor DA, Halcox JP, Golding J, Hingorani AD, Davey Smith G, Deanfield JE. Determinants of vascular phenotype in a large childhood population: the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC). European Heart Journal; 2010;doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehq062. PMID: 20421227.

219. Dupuis J, Langenberg C, Prokopenko I, Saxena R, Soranzo N, Jackson AU, Wheeler E, Glazer NL, Bouatia-Naji N, Gloyn AL, Lindgren CM, Mägi R, Morris AP, Randall J, Johnson T, Elliott P, Rybin D, Thorleifsson G, Steinthorsdottir V, Henneman P et al (Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G and Timpson N were middle position authors out of a total 306 authors) for the MAGIC investigators. New genetic loci implicated in fasting glucose homeostasis and their impact on type 2 diabetes risk. Nature Genetics 2010; 42:105-16. PMID: 20081858.

220. Ebrahim S, Kinra S, Bowen L, Andersen E, Ben-Shlomo Y, Lyngdoh T, Ramakrishnan L, Ahuja RC, Joshi P, Mohan Das S, Mohan M, Davey Smith G, Prabhakaran D, Reddy KS, Indian Migration Study Group. The effect of rural-to-urban Migration on obesity and diabetes in India: a cross-sectional study. PLoS Medicine 2010;7: doi: e1000268. PMID: 20436961.

221. Elks CE, Loos RJ, Sharp SJ, Langenberg C, Ring SM, Timpson NJ, Ness AR, Davey Smith G, Dunger DB, Wareham NJ, Ong KK. Genetic markers of adult obesity risk are associated with greater early infancy weight gain and growth. PLoS Med 2010;7: e1000284. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1000284. PMID: 20520848.

222. Evans DM, Reveille JD, Brown MA, Chandran V, Gladman DD, Martin TM, McGovern D, Wordsworth BP, Inman RD. The Genetic Basis of Spondyloarthritis: SPARTAN/IGAS 2009. J Rheumatol 2010: 37(12), 2626-31. PMID: 21123336.

223. Ferreira MAR, Mangino M, Brumme C J, Nyholt D R, Gordon S, McEvoy BP, Evans DM, Lanchbury J S, The International HIV Controllers Consortium, Soranzo N, Spector TD, Montgomery GW, de Bakker PI. Quantitative trait loci for basal CD4:CD8 ratio associate with risk of type 1 diabetes and host control of HIV. American Journal of Human Genetics. 2010; 86:88-92, PMID: 20045101.

224. Fraser A, Tilling K, Macdonald-Wallis C, Sattar N, Brion M-J, Benfield L, Ness A, Deanfield J, Hingorani A, Nelson SM, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Association of maternal weight gain in pregnancy with offspring obesity and metabolic and vascular traits in childhood. Circulation 2010; doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.109.906081. PMID: 20516377.

225. Fraser A, Wiliams D, Lawlor DA. Associations of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D, parathyroid hormone and calcium with cardiovascular risk factors: analysis of 3 NHANES cycles (2001-2006). PLoS One;5:e13882. PMID:21085485; PMCID: PMC2976699.

226. Freathy RM, Mook-Kanamori DO, Sovio U, Prokopenko I, Timpson NJ, Berry DJ, Warrington NM, Widen E, Hottenga JJ, Kaakinen M, Lange LA, Bradfield JP, Kerkhof M, Marsh JA, Mägi R, Chen CM, Lyon HN, Kirin M, Adair LS, Aulchenko YS et al (Evans DM, Ring SM and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total 87 authors). Variants in ADCY5 and near CCNL1 are associated with fetal growth and birth weight. Nature Genetics 2010; doi:10.1038/ng.567. PMID: 20372150.

227. Gaunt TR, Rodriguez S, Guthrie PAI and Day INM. An expectation-maximization program for determining allelic spectrum from CNV data (CoNVEM); insights into population allelic architecture and its mutational history. Human Mutation 2010; 4:414-20. PMID: 20077501.

228. Geelhoed JJM, Fraser A, Tilling K, Benfield L, Davey Smith G, Sattar N, Nelson S, Lawlor DA. Preeclampsia and gestational hypertension are associated with childhood blood pressure, independently of family adiposity measures: the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. Circulation 2010;122:1192-1199. PMID: 20823385.

229. Glaser B, Ades AE, Lewis S, Emmet P, Lewis G, Davey Smith G, Zammit S. Perinatal folate-related exposures and risk of psychotic symptoms in the ALSPAC birth cohort. Schizophrenia Research. 2010; doi:10.1016/j.schres.2010.03.006. PMID: 20418067.

230. Gray L, Hart CL, David Smith, Batty GD. What is the predictive value of established risk factors for total and cardiovascular disease mortality when measured before middle age? Pooled analyses of two prospective cohort studies from Scotland. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation 2010;17:106–112, PMID: 19952759.

231. Han JC, Lawlor DA, Kimm SYS. Childhood Obesity. Lancet 2010; 375:1737-1748. PMID: 20451244.

232. Hargreaves JR, Howe LD; Changes in HIV prevalence among differently educated groups in Tanzania. AIDS 2010; 24:755-61, PMID: 20051806.

233. Hart C, Morrison DS, Batty GD, Mitchell RJ, Davey Smith G. Effect of body mass index and alcohol consumption on liver disease: analysis of data from two prospective cohort studies. British Medical Journal 2010;doi:10.1136/bmj/c1240. PMID: 20223873.

234. Hart CL, Batty GD, Morrison DS, Mitchell RJ, Davey Smith G. Obesity, overweight and liver disease in the Midspan prospective cohort studies. International Journal of Obesity 2010;34:1051-9. PMID: 20142829.

235. Heid IM, Henneman P, Hicks A, Coassin S, Winkler T, Aulchenko YS, Fuchsberger C, Song K, Hivert M-F, Waterworth DM, Timpson NJ, Richards JB, Perry JRB, Tanaka T, Amin N, Kollerits B, Pichler I, Oostra B A, Thorand B, Frants RR et al (DM Evans and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total 42 authors). Clear detection of ADIPOQ locus as the only major gene for plasma adiponectin: results of genome-wide association analyses including 4659 European individuals. Atherosclerosis. 2010;208:412-20, PMID: 20018283.

236. Howe LD, Galobardes B, Sattar N, Hingorani AD, Deanfield J, Ness AR, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Are there socioeconomic inequalities in cardiovascular risk factors in childhood, and are they mediated by adiposity? Findings from a prospective cohort study. International Journal of Obesity. 2010; 34:1149-1159. PMID: 20231844.

237. Howe LD, Tilling K, Galobardes B, Davey Smith G, Gunnell D, Lawlor DA. Socioeconomic differences in childhood growth trajectories: at what age do height inequalities emerge? Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 2010;doi:10.1136/jech.2010.113068. PMID: 20724285.

238. Huisman M, Araya R, Lawlor DA, Ormel J, Verhulst FC, Oldehinkel AJ. Cognitive ability, parental socioeconomic position and internalising and externalising problems in adolescence: Findings from two European cohort studies. European Journal of Epidemiology 2010;25:569-80 PMID: 20535529.

239. Jefferis BJ, Lowe GDO, Rumley A, Welsh P, Lawlor DA, Ebrahim S, Carson C, Doig M, Feyerabend C, McMeekin L, Lennon LT, Thomson AG, Wannamethee SG, Cook DG, Whincup PH. Secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure is associated with circulating markers of inflammation and endothelial function in adult men and women. Atherosclerosis 2010; 208:550-556, PMID: 19700161.

240. Jefferis BJ, Whincup P, Welsh P, Wannamethee G, Rumley A, Lennon L, Thomson A, Lawlor DA, Carson C, Ebrahim S and Lowe G. Prospective study of Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 and risk of myocardial infarction and stroke in older men and women. Atherosclerosis 2010; 208:557-563, PMID: 19748093.

241. Kaptoge S, Di Angelantonio E, Pepys MB, Thompson SG, Collins R, Danesh J & The Emerging Risk Factor Collaboration (Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G: contributing study authors). C-reactive protein concentration and risk of coronary heart disease, stroke, and mortality: an individual participant meta-analysis. Lancet 2010; 375:132-140, PMID: 20031199.

242. Kauhanen L, Lynch JW, Lakka HM, Kauhanen J, Davey Smith G. Association of diarrhoea, poor hygiene and poor social conditions in childhood with blood pressure in adulthood. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2010; 64,394-9 PMID: 19679708.

243. Kettunen J, Silander K, Saarela O, Amin N, Müller M, Timpson N, Surakka I, Ripatti S, Laitinen J, Hartikainen A-L, Pouta A, Lahermo P, Anttila V, Männistö S, Jula A, Virtamo J, Salomaa V, Lehtimäki T, Raitakari O, Gieger C et al (Davey Smith G was middle position authors out of a total of 27 authors). European lactase persistence genotype shows evidence of association with increase in body mass index. Human Molecular Genetics 2010;19:1129-36. PMID: 20015952.

244. Lawlor DA, Benfield L, Logue J. Tilling K, Howe LD, Fraser A, Cherry L, Watt P, Ness AR, Davey Smith G, Sattar N. Association between general and central adiposity in childhood, and change in these, with cardiovascular risk factors in adolescence: prospective cohort study. BMJ. 2010;341:c6224.doi:10.1136/bmj.c6224. PMID: 21109577; PMCID: PMC2992109.

245. Lawlor DA, Fraser A, Lindsay RS, Ness A, Dabelea D, Catalano P, Davey Smith G, Sattar N, Nelson SM. The association of existing diabetes, gestational diabetes and glycosuria in pregnancy with macrosomia and offspring body mass index, waist and fat mass in later childhood: findings from a prospective pregnancy cohort. Diabetologia 2010; 53:89-97, PMID: 19841891.

246. Lewis SJ, Murad A, Chen L, Davey Smith G, Donovan J, Palmer T, Hamdy F, Neal D, Lane A, Davis M, Cox A, and Martin RM. Associations between an obesity related genetic variant (FTO rs9939609) and prostate cancer risk. PLoS One, 2010, 5(10)e13485.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0013485, PMID: 20976066.

247. Macdonald-Wallis C, Tobias JH, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. The relationship of maternal pre-pregnancy body mass index with offspring bone mass in childhood: is there evidence for an intrauterine effect? American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2010; doi:10.3945/ajcn.2010.29501. PMID: 20668048.

248. Martin RM, Kramer MS, Dahhou M, Platt RW, Patel R, Bogdanovich N, Matush L, Davey Smith G for the Promotion of Breastfeeding Intervention Trial (PROBIT) Study Group. Do gastrointestinal tract infections in infancy increase blood pressure in childhood?  A cohort study Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2010; 64:1068-1073 doi:10.1136/jech.2009.090894  PMID: 19897470

249. Medland SE, Zayats T, Glaser B, Nyholt DR, Gordon SD, Wright MJ, Montgomery GW, Campbell MJ, Henders AK, Timpson NJ, Peltonen L, Wolke D, Ring SM, Deloukas P, Martin NG, Davey Smith G, Evans DM. A Variant in LIN28B Is Associated with 2D:4D Finger-Length Ratio, a Putative Retrospective Biomarker of Prenatal Testosterone Exposure. The American Journal of Human Genetics 2010;86:519-25, PMID: 20303062.

250. Murad A, Davey Smith G, Lewis S, Cox A, Donovan J, Neal D, Hamdy F. A polymorphism in the glucokinase gene that raises plasma fasting glucose, rs1799884, is associated with diabetes mellitus and prostate cancer: findings from a population-based, case-control study (the ProtecT study). International Journal of Molecular Epidemiology and Genetics 2010;1:175-183. PMID: 21537389.

251. Murad A, Down L, Davey Smith G, Donovan J, Lane A, Hamdy F, Neal D, Martin R. Associations of aspirin, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug and paracetamol use with PSA-detected prostate cancer: findings from a large, population-based, casecontrol study (the ProtecT study). International Journal of Cancer 2010; doi:10.1002/ijc.25465. PMID: 20506261.

252. Nitsch D, Lawlor DA, Patel R, Carson C, Ebrahim S. The association of renal impairment with all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation 2010; doi:10.1093/ndt/gfp607. PMID: 19948872

253. Newby PR, Pickles OJ, Mazumdar S, Brand OJ, Carr-Smith JD, Pearce SH, Franklyn JA; Wellcome Trust Case-Control Consortium (WTCCC), Evans DM, Simmonds MJ, Gough SC. Follow-up of potential novel Graves' disease susceptibility loci, identified in the UK WTCCC genome-wide nonsynonymous SNP study. European Journal of Human Genetics, 2010; doi:10.1038/ejhg.2010.55. PMID: 20442750.

254. Patel R, Lawlor DA, Kramer MS, Davey Smith G, Bogdanovich N, Matush L, Martin RM. Socio-economic position and adiposity among children and their parents in the Republic of Belarus. European Journal of Public Health 2010; doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckq041. PMID: 20418336

255. Paternoster L, Lorentzon M, Vandenput L, Karlsson MK, Ljunggren O, Kindmark A, Mellstrom D, Kemp JP, Jarett CE, Holly JM, Sayers A, St Pourcain B, Timpson NJ, Deloukas P, Davey Smith G, Ring SM, Evans DM, Tobias JH, Ohlsson C. Genome-wide association meta-analysis of cortical bone mineral density unravels allelic heterogeneity at the RANKL locus and potential pleiotropic effects on bone. PLoS Genet. 2010 Nov 18;6(11):e1001217. PMID: 21124946.

256. Paternoster L, Vandenput L, Sayers A, Lorentzon M, Ohlsson C, Evans DM, Tobias JH. OPG and RANK polymorphisms are both associated with cortical BMD: findings from a meta-analysis of Avon longitudinal study of parents and children and gothenburg osteoporosis and obesity determinants cohorts. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 2010;95:3940-8 PMID: 20534768.

257. Pillas D, Hoggart CJ, Evans DM, O’Reilly PF, Sipilä K, Lähdesmäki R, Millwood IY, Kaakinen M, Netuveli G, Blane D, Charoen P, Sovio U, Pouta A, Freimer N, Hartikainen A-L, Laitinen J, Vaara S, Glaser B, Crawford P, Timpson NJ et al (Ring SM and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total 30 authors). Genome-Wide Association Study Reveals Multiple Loci Associated with Primary Tooth Development during Infancy. PLoS Genet 2010;6: e1000856. PMID: 20195514.

258. Raistrick CA, Day IN, Gaunt TR. Genome-wide data-mining of candidate human splice translational efficiency polymorphisms (STEPs) and an online database. PLoS One. 2010 Oct 11;5(10):e13340. PMID: 20948966.

259. Repapi E, Sayers I, Wain LV, Burton PR, Johnson T,Obeidat M, Zhao JH, Ramasamy A, Zhai G, Vitart V, Huffman JE, Igl W, Albrecht E, Deloukas P, Henderson J, Granell R, McArdle WL, Rudnicka AR, Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium, Barroso I et al (Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA and Evans DM were middle position authors out of a total 95 authors). Genome-wide association study identifies five new loci associated with lung function. Nature Genetics 2010;42, 36-44 PMID: 20010834.

260. Richards AA, Darboe MK, Tilling K, Davey Smith G, Prentice AM, Lawlor DA. Breast milk sodium content in rural Gambian women: between and within women variation in the first six months after delivery. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 2010; 24: 255-261. PMID: 20415755.

261. Rodriguez S, Eiriksdottir G, Gaunt TR, Harris TB, Launer LJ, Gudnason V, Day INM. IGF2BP1, IGF2BP2 and IGF2BP3 genotype, haplotype and genetic model studies in metabolic syndrome traits and diabetes. Growth Hormone & IGF Research. 2010;20:310-8. PMID: 20627640.

262. Ruano D, Lips ES, Glaser B, de Jong APH, Evans DM, Davey Smith G, Timpson NJ, Smit AB, Heutink P, Abecasis GR, Verhage M, Posthuma D. Functional gene group analysis reveals a role of synaptic heterotrimeric G proteins in cognitive ability. American Journal of Human Genetics 2010; 86;113-25 PMID: 20060087.

263. Sarwar N, Gao P, Kondapally Seshasai SR, Gobin R, Kaptoge S, Di Angelantoinio E, Ingelsson E, Lawlor DA, Selvin E, Stampfer M, Stehouwer CDA, Lewington S, Pennells L, Thompson A, Sattar N, White IR, Ray KK, Danesh J and the Emerging Risk Factor Collaboration (Davey Smith G contributing study author for Emerging Risk Factor Collaboration). Diabetes mellitus, fasting blood glucose concentration, and risk of vascular disease: a collaborative meta-analysis of 102 prospective studies. Lancet 2010, 375: 2215-2222. PMID: 20609967.

264. Sayers A, Timpson N, Sattar N, Deanfield J, Hingorani AD, Davey Smith G, Tobias JH. Adiponectin and its association with bone mass accrual in childhood. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2010;doi:10.1002/jbmr.116. PMID: 20499348.

265. Shaheen SO, Newson RB, Davey Smith G, John Henderson, AJ. Prenatal paracetamol exposure and asthma: further evidence against confounding. International Journal of Epidemiology 2010;39:790-794. PMID: 20356952.

266. Smart-Halajko MC, Robciuc MR, Cooper JA, Jauhiainen M, Kumari M, Kivimaki M, Khaw KT, Boekholdt SM, Wareham NJ, Gaunt TR, Day IN, Braund PS, Nelson CP, Hall AS, Samani NJ, Humphries SE, Ehnholm C, Talmud PJ. The relationship between plasma angiopoietin-like protein 4 levels, angiopoietin-like protein 4 genotype, and coronary heart disease risk. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2010 Nov;30(11):2277-82. Epub 2010 Sep 9. PMID: 20829508.

267. Sofat R, Hingorani AD, Smeeth L, Humphries SE, Talmus PJ, Cooper J, Shah T, Sandhu MS, Ricketts SL, Boekholdt, SM, Wareham NJ, Khaw KT, Kumari M, Kivimaki M, Marmot M, Asselbergs FW, van der Harst P, Dullaart RPF, Navis G, Veldhuisen DJV (Lawlor DA and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total 60 authors). Separating the mechanism-based and off-target actions of cholesteryl ester transfer protein inhibitors with CETP gene polymorphisms. Circulation 2010; 121:52-62, PMID: 20026784.

268. St Pourcain B, Davey Smith G, Ring SM, Steer C, Golding J, Wang K, Skuse D. Association between a high-risk autism locus on 5p14 and social-communication-spectrum phenotypes in the general population. American Journal of Psychiatry 2010; doi10.1176/appa.ajp.2010.09121789. PMID: 20634369.

269. Australo-Anglo-American Spondyloarthritis Consortium (TASC), Reveille JD, Sims AM, Danoy P, Evans DM, Leo P, Pointon JJ, Jin R, Zhou X, Bradbury LA, Appleton LH, Davis JC, Diekman L, Doan T, Dowling A, Duan R, Duncan EL, Farrar C, Hadler J, Harvey D (Ring SM was middle position authors out of a total of 40 authors). Genomewide association study of ankylosing spondylitis identifies multiple non-MHC susceptibility loci. Nature Genetics. 2010; 42,123-7. PMID: 20062062.

270. Timpson NJ, Brennan P, Gaborieau V, Moore L, Zaridza D, Matveev V, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Lissowska J, Fabianova E, Mates D, Bencko V, Foretova L, Janout V, Chow W-H, Rothman N, Boffetta P, Harbord R, Davey Smith G. Can lactase persistence genotype be used to reassess the relationship between renal cell carcinoma and milk drinking. Potentials and problems in the Application of Mendelian randomization. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2010;19:1341-1348, PMID: 20447925.

271. Timpson NJ, Forouhi NG, Brion M-J, Harbord RM, Cook DG, Johnson P, McConnachie A, Morris RW, Rodriguez S, Luan J, Ebrahim S, Padmanabhan S, Watt G, Bruckdorfer KR, Wareham NJ, Whincup PH, Chanock S, Sattar N, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G. Genetic variation at the SLC23A1 locus is associated with circulating levels of Lascorbic acid (Vitamin C). Evidence from 5 independent studies with over 15000 participants. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2010;doi:10.3945/ajcn.2010.29438. PMID: 20519558.

272. Yang S, Khang Y-H, Harper S, Davey Smith G, Leon DA, Lynch J. Understanding the rapid increase in life expectancy in South Korea. American Journal of Public Health 2010, 100: 896-903. PMID: 20299661.

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273. Alati R, Gunnell D, Najman JM, Williams GM, Lawlor DA. Is IQ in childhood associated with suicidal thoughts and attempts? Findings from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior 2009; 39:282- 293, PMID: 19606920.

274. Alvarado BE, Harper S, Platt R, Davey Smith G, Lynch J. Would achieving healthy-people targets reduce both population levels and social disparities in heart disease? Circulation: Cardiovacular Quality and Outcomes 2009;2:598-606. PMID:20031898

275. Amuzu A, Carson C, Watt HC, Lawlor DA, Ebrahim S. Influence of area and individual lifecourse deprivation on health behaviours: Findings from the British Women’s Heart & Health Study. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation 2009; 16:169-173, PMID: 19242356.

276. Andersen LB, Lawlor DA, Cooper A, Froberg K, Anderssen S. Physical fitness in relation to transport to school in adolescence. The Danish Youth and Sports Study. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports 2009;19:406-11 PMID: 18492054.

277. Batty D, Shipley M, Gunnell D, Huxley R, Kivimaki M, Woodward M, Lee CM, Davey Smith G. Height, wealth and health: An overview with new data from three longitudinal studies. Economics and Human Biology 2009; 7: 137-152. PMID: 19628438

278. Batty GD, Horta BL, Davey Smith G, Barros FC, Victora C. Early life diarrhea and later blood pressure in a developing country: the 1982 Pelotas (Brazil) birth cohort study. Journal of Epidemiol Community Health 2009; 63:163-165, PMID:18801796.

279. Batty GD, Kivimaki M, Morrison D, Huxley R, Davey Smith G, Clarke R, Marmot MG, Shipley MJ. Risk factors for pancreatic cancer mortality: extended follow-up of the original Whitehall Study. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Preventions 2009; 18: 673-675. PMID: 19190162

280. Batty GD, Wennerstad KM, Davey Smith G, Gunnell D, Deary IJ, Tynelius P, Rasmussen F. IQ in early adulthood and mortality by middle-age: cohort study of one million Swedish men. Epidemiology 2009; 20:100-109, PMID:19234402.

281. Brennan P, McKay J, Moore L, Zaridze D, Mukeria A, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Lissowska J, Rudnai P, Fabianova E, Mates D, Bencko V, Foretova L, Janout V, Chow W-H, Rothman N, Chabrier A, Gaborieau V, Timpson NJ, Hung RJ and Davey Smith G. Obesity and cancer: Mendelian randomization approach utilizing the FTO genotype. International Journal of Epidemiology 2009; 38:971-975, PMID:19542184.

282. Chen L, Davey Smith G, Evans DM, Cox A, Lawlor D, Donovan J, Yuan W, Day I, Martin R, Lane A, Rodriguez S, Davis M, Zuccolo L, Collin S, Hamdy F, Neal D, Lewis SJ. Genetic variants in the vitamin D receptor are associated with advanced prostate cancer at diagnosis: findings from the Prostate Testing for Cancer and Treatment Study and a systematic review. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 2009; 18:2874-81, PMID: 19861519.

283. Collin SM, Metcalfe C, Zuccolo L, Lewis SJ, Chen L, Cox A, Davis M, Lane A, Donovan J, Davey Smith G, Neal DE, Hamdy FC, Gudmundsson J, Sulem P, Rafnar T, Benediktsdottir KR, Eeles RA, Guy M, Kote-Jarai Z et al (Martin RM middle position author out of a total of 25 authors). Association of Folate-Pathway Gene Polymorphisms with the Risk of Prostate Cancer: a Population-Based Nested Case-Control Study, Systematic Review, and Meta-analysis. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2009;18:2528-39. PMID:19706844.

284. Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, Timpson N, Baban J, Kiessling M, Day INM, Ebrahim S. Lactase persistence related genetic variant: population substructure and health outcomes. European Journal of Human Genetics 2009; 17:357-67, PMID: 18797476.

285. Davey Smith G, Sterne J, Fraser A, Tynelius P, Lawlor DA, Rasmussen F. The association between BMI and mortality using offspring BMI as an indicator of own BMI: large intergenerational mortality study.  British Medical Journal 2009; 339:b5043 doi: 10.1136/bmj.b5043. PMID: 20028778

286. Dennison EM, Lips MA, Syddall H, Jameson K, Aihie Sayer A, Gaunt TR, Rodriguez S, Day INM and Cooper C and the Hertfordshire Cohort Study Group. 2009. A study of relationships between Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms from the Growth Hormone- Insulin Like Growth Factor axis and bone mass: the Hertfordshire Cohort Study. Journal of Rheumatology 2009; 36:1520-6, PMID: 19487270.

287. Dennison EM, Syddall HE, Jameson KA, Sayer AA, Gaunt TR, Rodriguez S, Day IN, Cooper C, Lips MA; Hertfordshire Cohort Study Group. A study of relationships between single nucleotide polymorphisms from the growth hormone-insulin-like growth factor axis and bone mass: the Hertfordshire cohort study. Journal of Rheumatology, 2009; 36:1520-6, PMID: 19487270.

288. Evans DM, Visscher PM & Wray NR. Harnessing the Information Contained Within Genome-wide Association Studies to Improve Individual Prediction of Complex Disease Risk. Human Molecular Genetics, 2009;18:3525-31, PMID:19553258.

289. Ferreira MAR, Hottenga JJ, Warrington NM, Medland SE, Willemsen G, Lawrence RW, Gordon S, de Geus EJC, Henders AK, Smit JH, Campbell MJ, Wallace L, Evans DM, Wright MJ, Nyholt DR, James AL, Beilby JP, Penninx BW, Palmer LJ, Frazer IH, Montgomery GW, Martin NG, Boomsma DI. Sequence variants in three new loci influence monocyte counts and erythrocyte volume. American Journal of Human Genetics, 2009; 85: 745-9, PMID: 19853236.

290. Ferreira MAR, Zhao ZZ, Thomsen SF, James M, Evans DM, Postmus PE, Kyvik KO, Backer V, Boomsma DI, Martin NG, Montgomery GW and Duffy DL . Association analysis of eight genes under asthma linkage peaks. Allergy, 2009; 64:1623-8, PMID: 19824886.

291. Ferrie JE, Singh-Manoux A, Kivimäki M, Mindell J, Breeze E, Davey Smith G, Shipley MJ. Cardiorespiratory risk factors as predictors of 40-year mortality in women and men. Heart 2009;95:1250-1257. PMID:1938970.

292. Fraser A, Harris R, Sattar N, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Alanine aminotransferase, gamma glutamyltransferase and incident diabetes: The British Women's Heart and Health Study and meta-analysis. Diabetes Care 2009; 32:741-750, PMID: 19131466.

293. Fraser A, May M, Lowe G, Rumley A, Davey Smith G, Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA. Interleukin-6 and incident coronary heart disease: Results from the British Women’s Heart and Health Study. Atherosclerosis 2009; 202:567-72, PMID: 18556001.

294. Fraser A, Thinggaard M, Christensen K, Lawlor DA. Alanine aminotransferase and gamma-glutamyltransferase and all-cause mortality: Results from a population based Danish twins study. Liver International 2009; 29:1494-1499, PMID: 19686309.

295. Freathy R, Ring SM, Shields B, Galobardes B, Knight B, Weedon MN, Davey Smith G, Frayling TM, Hattersley. A common genetic variant in the 15q24 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor gene cluster (CHRNA5-CHRNA3-CHRNB4) is associated with a reduced ability of women to quit smoking in pregnancy. Human Molecular Genetics 2009;18:2922–2927. PMID:19429911.

296. Freathy RM, Bennett AJ, Ring SM, Shields B, Groves CJ, Timpson NJ, Weedon MN, Zeggini E, Lindgren CM, Lango H, Perry JRB, Pouta A, Ruokonen A, Hyppönen E, Power C, Elliott P, Strachan DS, Järvelin M-J, Davey Smith G et al. Type 2 Diabetes Risk Alleles are Associated with Reduced Size at Birth. Diabetes 2009; 58:1428-1433, PMID: 19228808.

297. Gluckman PD, Bateson P, Beedle AS, Bhutta ZA, Hanson MA, Law C, Anokhin KV, Bougnères P, Chandak GR, Dasupta P, Davey Smith D, Ellison PT, Forrester T, Gilbert SF, Jablonka E, Kaplan H, Prentice AM, Simpson SJ, Uauy R & West-Eberhard MJ. Towards a new developmental synthesis: adaptive developmental plasticity and human disease. Lancet 2009;373: 1654-1657. PMID:19427960.

298. Golding J, Steer C, Emmett P, Bartoshuk LM, Horwood J, Davey Smith G. Associations between the ability to detect a bitter taste, dietary behaviour and growth: a preliminary report. Annals of New York Academy of Sciences 2009; 1170:553-7. PMID:19686192

299. Harbord R, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G. Genetically elevated C-reactive protein and vascular disease. New England Journal of Medicine 2009; 360:933-935. PMID:19246369.

300. Hart CL, Davey Smith G, Upton MN, Watt GCM. Alcohol consumption behaviours and social morbility in men and women of the Midspan Family Study. Alcohol and Alcoholism 2009;44: 332-6, PMID:19168459.

301. Hart CL, Davey Smith G. Alcohol consumption and use of acute and mental health hospital services in the West of Scotland Collaborative prospective cohort study. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2009;63:703-707. PMID:19574247

302. Harvey D, Pointon JJ, Evans DM, Karaderi T, Farrar C, Appleton LH, Sturrock RD, Stone MA, Oppermann U, Brown MA, Wordsworth P. Investigating the Genetic Association between ERAP1 and Ankylosing Spondylitis. Human Molecular Genetics, 2009; 18:4204-12, PMID:19692350.

303. Heikkilä K, Harris R, Lowe G, Rumley A, Yarnell J, Gallacher J, Ben-Shlomo Y, Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA. Associations of Circulating C-reactive Protein and Interleukin-6 with Cancer Risk: Findings from Two Prospective Cohorts and a Meta-analysis. Cancer Causes and Control 2009; 20:15-26, PMID: 18704713.

304. Howe LD, Tilling K, Lawlor DA. Accuracy of height and weight data from child health records. Archives of Disease in Childhood 2009; 94:950-4. PMID: 19689966.

305. Johnson L, van Jaarsveld CHM, Emmett PM, Rogers IS, Ness AR, Hattersley AT, Timpson NJ, Davey Smith G, Jebb SA. 2009 Dietary Energy Density Affects Fat Mass in Early Adolescence and Is Not Modified by FTO Variants. PLoS ONE 4: 2009; e4594. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0004594, PMID: 19259258.

306. Kelaher M, Paul S, Lambert H, Ahmad W, Davey Smith G. The applicability of measures of socioeconomic position to different ethnic groups with in the UK. International Journal for Equity in Health 2009;27,8-4. PMID:192505428.

307. Kivimaki M, Batty GD, Singh-Manoux A, Ferrie JE, Tabak AG, Jokela M, Marmot MG, Davey Smith G, Shipley MJ. Validating the Framingham hypertension risk score: results from the Whitehall II Study. Hypertension 2009;54: 496-501, PMID:19597041

308. Kivimäki M, Lawlor DA, Singh-Manoux A, Batty GD, Ferrie JE, Shipley MJ, Nabi H, Sabia S, Marmot MG, Jokela M. Common mental disorder and obesity ― Insight from 4 repeat measures over 19 years in the prospective Whitehall II cohort study. British Medical Journal 2009; 339:b3765 doi.10.1136/bmj.b3765. PMID:19808765

309. Kivimaki M, Tabak AG, Batty GD, Singh-Manoux A, Jokela M, Akbaraly TN, Witte DR, Brunner EJ, Marmot MG, Lawlor DA. Hyperglycaemia, Type 2 Diabetes and Depressive Symptoms: The British Whitehall II Study. Diabetes Care 2009; 32:1867-9, PMID: 19592627.

310. Kramer MS, Matush L, Vanilovich I, Platt RW, Bogdanovich N, Sevkovskaya Z, Dzikovich I, Sishko G, Coller J-P, Martin RM, Davey Smith G, Gilman MW, Chalmers B, Hodnett E, Shaprio S. A Radnomized breast-feeding promotion intervention did not reduce child obesity in Belarus. Journal of Nutrition 2009; 139:417S-421S, PMID: 19106322.

311. Kuper H, Nicholson A, Kivimaki M, Aitsi-Selmi A, Cavalleri G, Deanfield JE, Heuschmann P, Jouven X, Malyutina S, Mayosi BM, Sans S, Thomsen T, Witteman JCM, Hingorani A, Lawlor DA, Hemingway H. Horizontal systematic review to evaluate the causal relevance of diverse risk markers: implications for coronary heart disease prevention guidelines. British Medical Journal 2009; 339:b4265 doi.10.1136/bmj.b4265.PMID: 19892791

312. Lawlor DA, Nybo-Andersen A-M, Batty GD. Birth cohort studies: past, present and future. International Journal of Epidemiology 2009;38: 897-902 PMID: 1956132.

313. Lewis S, Leary S, Davey Smith G, Ness A. Body composition at age 9 years, maternal folate intake reductase (MTHFR) C677T genotype. British Journal of Nutrition 2009; 102:493-6, PMID: 19660149.

314. Lindgren CM, Heid IM, Randall JC, Lamina C, Steinthorsdottir V, Qi L, Speliotes EK, Thorleifsson G, Willer CJ, Herrera BM, et al (Lawlor DA, Timpson N, Davey Smith G and Day IN were middle position authors out of a total of 135). Genome-wide association scan meta-analysis identifies three Loci influencing adiposity and fat distribution. PLoS Genetics 2009; 5: e1000508, PMID: 19557161.

315. Little J, Higgins JP, Ioannidis JP, Moher D, Gagnon F, von Elm E, Khoury MJ, Cohen B, Davey Smith G, Grimshaw J, et al. Strengthening the Reporting of Genetic Association studies (STREGA): an extension of the STROBE Statement. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2009 Feb 3;150:206-15. PMID: 19189911 (Reprinted in European Journal of Epidemiology 2009;24:37-55; Human Genetics 2009;125:131-151; PLoS Medicine 2009;6:151163; Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 2009; doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2008.12.004).

316. Mamun AA, O'Callaghan M, Callaway L, Williams G, Najman J, Lawlor DA. Associations of Gestational Weight Gain With Offspring Body Mass Index and Blood Pressure at 21 Years of Age: Evidence From a Birth Cohort Study. Circulation 2009; 119: 1720–1727, PMID: 19307476.

317. Matijasevich A, Golding J, Davey Smith G, Santos IS, Barros AJD, Victora CG. Differentials and income-related inequalities in maternal depression during the first two years after childbirth: birth cohort studies from Brazil and the UK. Clinical Practice and Epidemiology in Mental Health 2009;5, 5-12, PMID:19500361.

318. Matijasevich A, Victora CG, Golding J, Barros FC, Menezes AM, Araujo CL, Davey Smith G. Socioeconomic position and overweight among adolescents: data from birth cohort studies in Brazil and the UK. BMC Public Health 2009;9:105. PMID:19368733.

319. Miranda JJ, Davies AR, Davey Smith G, Smeeth L, Cabrera L, Gilman RH, García HH, Ortega YR, Cama VA. Frequency of diarrhoea as a predictor of elevated blood pressure in children. Journal of Hypertension. 2009; 27:259-265, PMID:19155783.

320. Moreno SG, Sutton AJ, Turner EH, Abrams KR, Cooper NJ, Palmer TM & Ades AE. Novel methods to deal with publication biases: secondary analysis of antidepressant trials in the FDA trial registry database and related journal publications. British Medical Journal 2009; 339:b2981 doi: 10.1136/bmj.b2981. PMID: 19666685.

321. Morris AP, Lindgren CM, Zeggini E, Timpson NJ, Frayling TM, Hattersley AT and McCarthy MI. A powerful approach to sub-phenotype analysis in population-based genetic association studies. Genetic Epidemiology 2009; PMID: 20039379.

322. Mortensen L, Diderichsen F, Davey Smith G, Andersen A-M. The social gradient in birth weight at term: quantification of the mediating role of maternal smoking and body mass index. Human Reproduction 2009;24:2629. PMID:19535360.

323. Mortensen LH, Diderichsen F, Davey Smith G and Nybo Andersen AM. Time is on whose side? Time trends in the association between maternal social disadvantage and offspring fetal growth. A study of 1 409 339 births in Denmark, 1981–2004. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2009;63;281-285, PMID:19147631.

324. Munafò M, Timpson NJ, David SP, Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA. Association of the DRD2 Gene Taq1A Polymorphism and Smoking Behaviour: A meta-analysis and new data. Nicotine and Tobacco Research 2009; 11:64-76, PMID: 19246443.

325. Murad A, Lewis S, Davey Smith G, Collin S, Chen L, Hamdy F, Donovan J, Martin RM. PTGS2-899G > C and prostate cancer risk: a population-based nested case-control study (ProtecT) and a systematic review with meta-analysis. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Disease 2009;12:296–300. PMID:1948868.

326. Nohr EA, Timpson NJ, Andersen CS, Davey Smith G, Olsen J, Sørensen TI. Severe obesity in young women and reproductive health: the Danish national birth cohort. PLoS One. 2009;4:e8444, PMID:20041193.

327. Nohr EA, Timpson NJ, Larsen CS, Evans D, Davey Smith G, Sørensen TIA. Severe obesity and pregnancy: Outcomes in the mother and infant. PLoS One 2009; 24:e8444, PMID: 20041193.

328. Pausova Z, Aileen C, Syme A, Abarahamowicz M, Xiao Y, Leonard G, Perron M, Richer L, Veilette S, Davey Smith G, Seda O, Tremblay J, Hamet P, Gaudet D, Paus T. A common variant of the FTO gene is associated not only with increased adiposity but also with elevated blood pressure in French-Canadians. Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics 2009;2:260-269. PMID:20031594.

329. Pimentel-Santos FM, Ligeiro D, Matos M, Mourão AF, Sousa E, Pinto P, Ribeiro A, Sousa M, Barcelos A, Godinho F, Cruz M, Fonseca J E, Guedes-Pinto H, Trindade H, Evans DM, Brown MA, Branco JC and CORPOREA Study Group. Association of IL23R and ERAP1 genes with Ankylosing Spondylitis in a Portuguese population. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2009; 27: 800-6, PMID: 19917163.

330. Prospective Studies Collaboration (for which Davey Smith G is one of the authors), Whitlock G, Lewington S, Sherliker P, Clarke R, Emberson J, Halsey J, Qizilbash N, Collins R, Peto R. Body-mass index and cause-specific mortality in 900 000 adults: collaborative analyses of 57 proposective studies. The Lancet 2009; 373: 1083-1096. PMID:19299006

331. Richards JB, Waterworth D, O'Rahilly S, Hivert MF, Loos RJ, Perry JR, Tanaka T, Timpson NJ, Semple RK, Soranzo N, Song K, Rocha N, Grundberg E, Dupuis J, Florez JC, Langenberg C, Prokopenko I, Saxena R, Sladek R, Aulchenko Y et al (Evans D and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total of 66 authors). A genome-wide association study reveals variants in ARL15 that influence adiponectin levels. PLoS Genet 2009; 5:e1000768 PMID:20011104.

332. Riddoch CJ, Leary SD, Ness AR, Blair SN, Deere K, Mattocks C, Griffiths A, Davey Smith G, Tilling K. Prospective associations between objective measures of physical activity and fat mass in 12-14 year old children: the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC). British Medical Journal, BMJ 2009;339:b4544. PMID: 19942665.

333. Rodriguez S, Gaunt TR, Day IN. Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium testing of biological ascertainment for Mendelian randomization studies. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2009; 15:505-14, PMID: 19126586.

334. Rodriguez S, Hall AJ, Granell R, McLean WHI, Irvine AD, Palmer CNA, Davey Smith G, Henderson J, Day INM.Carrier status for the common R501X and 2282del4 filaggrin mutations is not associated with hearing phenotypes in 5377 children from the ALSPAC cohort. PLoS One 2009 09-PONE-RA-084461R, PMID: 19492053.

335. Sattar N, Wannamethee G, Sarwar N, Tchernova J, Lawlor DA, Kelly A, Wallace AM, Danesh J, Whincup PJ. Leptin and coronary heart disease: prospective study and systematic review. Journal of American College of Cardiology 2009; 53:167-175, PMID:19130985.

336. Sattar N, Welsh P, Sarwar N, Danesh J, Di Angelantonio E, Gudnason V, Davey Smith G, Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA. NT-proBNP is associated with coronary heart disease risk in healthy older women but fails to enhance prediction beyond established risk factors: Results from the British Women’s Heart and Health Study. Atherosclerosis 2009; doi:10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2009.09.016 PMID: 19815210.

337. Sayal K, Heron J, Golding J, Alati R, Davey Smith G, Gray R, Emond A. Binge pattern of alcohol consumption during pregnancy and childhood mental health outcomes: longitudinal population-based study. Pediatrics. 2009; 123:289-96, PMID: 19171582.

338. Schatzkin A, Abnet CC, Cross AJ, Gunter M, Pfeiffer R, Gail M, Lim U, Davey Smith G. Mendelian Randomization: How it can-and cannot-help confirm causal relations between nutrition and cancer. Cancer Prevention Research. 2009; 2:104-13.PMID: 19174578

339. Schumacher W, Cockcroft J, Timpson N, McEniery C, Gallacher J, Rumley A, Lowe G, Davey Smith G, Wilkinson I, Ben-Shlomo Y. Association Between C-Reactive Protein Genotype, Circulating Levels and Arterial Pulse Wave Velocity. Hypertension 2009; 53:150-7, PMID: 19075099.

340. Schumacher W, Cockcroft J, Timpson NJ, Enoch M-A, Araya R, Lewis G, Davies S, Nutt D and Goldman D. Emotional symptoms in children: The effect of maternal depression, life events and COMT genotype. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B-Neuropsychiatric 2009; 150b:209-218 PMID: 18535998.

341. Shugart YY, Chen L, Day INM, Lewis SJ, Timpson NJ, Yuan W, Abdollahi MR, Ring SM, Ebrahim S, Golding J, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G. Two British women studies replicated the association between the Val66Met polymorphism in the Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and BMI. European Journal of Human Genetics 2009; 16:1050-1055, PMID: 19209189.

342. Silander K, Tang H, Myles S, Jakkula E, Timpson NJ, Cavalli-Sforza L, Peltonen L. Worldwide patterns of haplotype diversity at 9p21.3, a locus associated with type 2 diabetes and coronary heart disease. Genome Medicine 2009; PMID: 19463184.

343. Sovio U, Bennett AJ, Millwood IY, Molitor J, O'Reilly PF, Timpson NJ, Kaakinen M, Laitinen J, Haukka J, Pillas D, Tzoulaki I, Molitor J, Hoggart C, Coin LJ, Whittaker J, Pouta A, Hartikainen AL, Freimer NB, Widen E, Peltonen L, Elliott P, McCarthy MI, Jarvelin MR. Genetic determinants of height growth assessed longitudinally from infancy to adulthood in the northern Finland birth cohort 1966. PLoS Genet. 2009; 5:e1000409, PMID: 19266077.

344. Stamatakis E, Hammer M, Lawlor DA. Physical activity, mortality and cardiovascular disease: Is domestic physical activity beneficial? The Scottish Health Survey 1995, 1998 and 2003. American Journal of Epidemiology 2009; 169:1191-1200, PMID: 19329529.

345. Steer CD, Emmett PM, Lewis SJ, Davey Smith G, Tobias J. Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) C677T polymorphism is associated with spinal BMD in 9-year-old children. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2009; 24:117-124. PMID: 18715139.

346. Subramanian SV, Ackerson LK, Davey Smith G, John NA. Association of maternal height with child mortality, anthropometric failure and anemia in India. Journal of the American Medical Association 2009;301:1691-1701. PMID:1983960.

347. Sung J, Song Y-M, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, Ebrahim S. Height and site-specific cancer risk: a cohort study of Korean adult population. American Journal of Epidemiology 2009; 170:53-64, PMID: 19403842.

348. Sung J, Song Y-M, Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA. Fasting blood glucose and the risk of stroke and myocardial infarction. Circulation 2009; 119: 812-819, PMID:19188510.

349. Talmud PJ, Drenos F, Shah S, Shah T, Palmen J, Verzilli C, Gaunt TR, Pallas J, Lovering R, Li K, Casas JP, Sofat R, Kumari M, Rodriguez S, Johnson T, Newhouse SJ, Dominiczak A, Samani NJ, Caulfield M, Sever P, et al (Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA and Day INM were middle position authors out of a total of 39 authors). Gene-centric association signals for lipids and apolipoproteins identified using the HumanCVD BeadChip (Illumina). American Journal of Human Genetics 2009; 85: 628-642, PMID: 19913121

350. Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration (for which Lawlor DA and Davey Smith G are contribution study authors), Erqou S, Kaptoge S, Perry PL, Di Angelantonio E, Thompson A, White IR, Marcovina SM, Collins R, Thompson SG, Danesh J. Lipoprotein(a) concentration and the risk of coronary heart disease, stroke and non-vascular mortality. Journal of the American Medical Association 2009; 302: 412-423. PMID:19622820

351. Thomas K, Rafiq S, Frayling TM, Ebrahim S, Kumari M, Gallacher J, Ferrucci L, Bandinelli S, Wallace RB, Melzer D, Martin RM, Ben-Shlomo Y Interleukin-18 Polymorphism and Physical Functioning in Older People: A Replication Study and Meta-Analysis. Journals of Gerontology Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences 2009; 64:1177-82, PMID: 19633236.

352. Timpson NJ, Harbord R, Davey Smith G, Zacho J, Tybaerg-Hansen A, Nordestgaard BG. Does Greater Adiposity Increase Blood Pressure And Hypertension Risk? Mendelian Randomization Using Fto/Mc4r Genotype. Hypertension 2009; 54: 84-90, PMID: 19470880.

353. Timpson NJ, Lindgren CM, Weedon MN, Randall J, Ouwehand WH, Strachan DP, Rayner NW, Walker M, Hitman GA, Doney ASF, Palmer CNA, Morris A, Hattersley AT, Zeggini E, Frayling TM, McCarthy MI. Adiposity-related heterogeneity in patterns of type 2 diabetes susceptibility observed in genome wide association data. Diabetes 2009; 58 505-510, PMID: 19056611.

354. Timpson NJ, Sayers A, Davey Smith G, Tobias JH. How does body fat influence bone mass in childhood? A Mendelian randomisation approach. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 2009; 24: 522-33, PMID: 19016587.

355. Timpson NJ, Tobias JH, Brent Richards J, Soranzo N, Duncan EL, Sims A, Whittaker P, Kumanduri V, Zhai G, Glaser B, Eisman J, Jones G, Nicholson G, Prince R, Seeman E, Spector T, Brown MA, Peltonen L, Davey Smith G, Deloukas P, and Evans DM. Common variants in the region around Osterix are associated with bone mineral density and growth in childhood Human Molecular Genetics 2009; 18:1510-1517, PMID: 19181680.

356. Vescio MF, Brookes ST, Sterne J, Moore L, Rezza G, Davey Smith G. Mortality at ages 50-59 and deprivation at early and late stages of the lifecourse in Wales. Journal of Epidemiol and Community Health 2009; 63:56-63, PMID:18782807.

357. Watt HC, Carson C, Lawlor DA, Patel R, Ebrahim S. The influence of life course socio-economic position on health behaviours in older women: findings from the British Women’s Heart and Health Study. American Journal of Public Health 2009; 99:320-327, PMID: 19059863.

358. Welsh P, Polisecki E, Robertson M, Jahn S, Buckley BM, de Craen AJM, Ford I, Jukema IW, Macfarlane PW, Packard CJ, Stott DJ, Westendorp RGJ, Shepherd J, Hingorani AD, Davey Smith G, Schaefer E, Sattar N. Unraveling the directional link between adiposity and inflammation: a bidirectional Mendelian randomisation approach. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism 2009;95:93-99.

359. Whitley E, Martin RM, Davey Smith G, Holly JMP, Gunnell D. Childhood stature and adult cancer risk: the Boyd Orr cohort. Cancer Causes Control 2009; 20:243-51. PMID:18855108.

360. Willer CJ, Speliotes EK, Loos RJ, Li S, Lindgren CM, Heid IM, Berndt SI, Elliott AL, Jackson AU, Lamina C, Lettre G, Lim N, Lyon HN, McCarroll SA, Papadakis K, Qi L, Randall JC, Roccasecca RM, Sanna S, Scheet P et al (Timpson N, Evans D, and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total 142). Six new loci associated with body mass index highlight a neuronal influence on body weight regulation. Nature Genetics 2009; 41:25–34, PMID: 19079261.

361. Zuccolo L, Fitz-Simon N, Gray R, Ring SM, Sayal K, Davey Smith G, Lewis SJ. A non-synonymous variant in ADH1B is strongly associated with prenatal alcohol use in a European sample of pregnant women. Human Molecular Genetics 2009;18:4457-4466, PMID:19687126.

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2008

362. Abdollahi MR, Huang S, Rodriguez S, Guthrie PA, Davey Smith G, Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA, Day IN, Gaunt TR. Homogeneous assay of rs4343, an ACE I/D proxy, and an analysis in The British Women's Heart and Health Study. Disease Markers 2008; 24:11-17, PMID: 18057531.

363. Alati R, Macleod J, Hickman M, Sayal K, May M, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Intrauterine exposure to alcohol and tobacco use and childhood IQ: Findings from a parental-offspring comparison within the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC). Pediatric Research 2008; 64:659-666 doi: 10.1203/PDR.0b013e318187cc31. PMID: 18670372

364. Andersen AF, Carson C, Watt HC, Lawlor DA, Avlund K, Ebrahim A. Life-course socioeconomic position, area deprivation and Type 2 diabetes: findings from the British Women’s Heart & Health Study. Diabetes Medicine 2008; 24:1462-1468, PMID: 19046246.

365. Batty GD, Shipley MJ, Kivimaki M, Barzi F, Davey Smith G, Mitchell R, Marmot MG. Huxley R. Obesity and overweight in relation to liver disease mortality in men: 38 year follow-up of the original Whitehall study. International Journal of Obesity 2008; 32:1741–1744. PMID: 18794897

366. Bjorge T, England A, Tverdal A, Davey Smith G. Body mass index in adolescence in relation to cause-specific mortality: A follow-up of 230,000 Norwegian adolescents. American Journal of Epidemiology 2008; 163:30-37, PMID: 18477652.

367. Brion M-J, Leary SD, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Ness AR. Modifiable maternal exposures and offspring blood pressure: A review of epidemiological studies of maternal age, diet and smoking. Pediatric Research 2008; 63:593-598, PMID: 18317238.

368. Brunner EJ, Kivimaki M, Witte DR, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Cooper J, Miller M, Lowe GD, Rumley A, Casas JP, Shah T, Humphries SE, Hingorani AD, Marmot MG, Timpson NJ, Kumari M. Inflammation, Insulin Resistance and Diabetes – Mendelian Randomization Using CRP Haplotypes Points Upstream. PLoS Medicine 2008; 5:e155, PMID: 18700811.

369. Chen L, Davey Smith G, Harbord RM, Lewis SJ. Alcohol Intake and Blood pressure: A Systematic Review Implementing a Mendelian Randomization Approach. PLoS Medicine 2008; 5:e52, PMID: 18318597.

370. Chen L, Lawlor DA, Lewis SJ, Yuan W, Abdollahi MR, Timpson NJ, Day INM, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G, Shugart YY. Genetic Association Study Of BDNF In Depression: Finding From Two Cohort Studies And A Meta-Analysis. American Journal of Medical Genetics B Neuropsychiatric Genetics. 2008; 5:147B:814-21, PMID: 18205169.

371. Chen W-M, Erdos MR, Jackson AU, Saxena R, Sanna S, Silver KD, Timpson NJ, Hansen T, Orru M, Grazia Piras MG, Bonnycastle LL, Willer CJ, Lyssenko V, Shen H, Kuusisto J, Ebrahim S, Sestu N, Duren WL, Spada MC, Stringham HM, et al (Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Ben-Shlomo Y are middle position authors out of a total of 52 authors). Variations in the G6PC2/ABCB11 genomic region are associated with fasting glucose levels. Journal of Clinical Investigation 2008; 118: 2620–2628, PMID: 18521185.

372. Cooper R, Lucke J, Lawlor DA, Mishra G, Chang J-H, Ebrahim S, Kuh D, Dobson A. Socioeconomic position and hysterectomy: A cross-cohort comparison of women in Australia and Great Britain. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2008; 62:1057-63, PMID: 18413433.

373. Danesh J, Hingorani A, Wensley F, Casas JP, Smeeth L, Samani NJ, Hall A, Whincup P, Morris R, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Timpson NJ, Ebrahim S, et al. Collaborative pooled analysis of data on C-reactive protein gene variants an coronary disease: judging causality by Mendelian randomization. European Journal Epidemiology 2008; 23:531–540, PMID: 18425592.

374. Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, Harbord R, Timpson N, Day INM, Ebrahim S.Clustered environments and randomized genes: a fundamental distinction between conventional and genetic epidemiology. PLoS Medicine 2008; 4:e352, PMID: 18076282.

375. Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, Timpson N, Baban J, Kiessling M, Day INM, Ebrahim S. Lactase persistence related genetic variant: population substructure and health outcomes. European Journal of Human Genetics 2008; 17:357-367, PMID: 18797476.

376. Davey Smith G, Timpson NJ and Ebrahim S. Strengthening causal inference in cardiovascular epidemiology through Mendelian randomization. Annals of Medicine 2008; 40:524-541. PMID: 18608114.

377. Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA, Ben-Shlomo Y, Timpson N, Harbord R, Christensen M, Baban J, Keissling M, Day INM, Gaunt T, Davey Smith G. Alcohol dehydrogenase type 1C (ADH1C) variants, alcohol consumption traits, HDL cholesterol and risk of coronary heart disease in women and men: British Women’s Heart & Health Study and Caerphilly cohorts. Atherosclerosis 2008; 196:871-878, PMID: 17379229.

378. Evans DM, Barrett JC, Cardon LR. To what extent do scans of non-synonymous SNPs complement denser genome-wide association studies? European Journal of Human Genetics 2008; 16:718-723, PMID: 18197186.

379. Fraser A, Abel R, Lawlor DA, Elhayani A, Fraser D. A modified Mediterranean diet is associated with the greatest reduction in alanine-aminotransferase levels in obese type 2 diabetes patients: results of a quasi-randomised controlled trial. Diabetologia 2008; 51:1616–22, PMID: 18597068.

380. Fraser A, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. The associations between birthweight and adult markers of liver damage and function. Paediatrics & Perinatal Epidemiology 2008; 22:12-21, PMID:18173779.

381. Fraser A, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. The associations between height components (leg and trunk length) and adult levels of liver enzymes. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health 2008; 62:48-53, PMID: 18079333.

382. Freathy RM, Timpson NJ, Lawlor DA, Pouta A, Ben-Shlomo Y, Ruokonen A, Ebrahim S, Shields B, Zeggini E, Weedon MN, Lindgren CM, Lango H, Melzer D, Ferrucci L, Paolisso G, Neville MJ, Karpe F, Palmer CNA, Morris AD, Elliott P, et al (Davey Smith G is middle position author out of a total of 25 authors). Common variation in the FTO gene alters diabetes-related metabolic traits to the extent expected, given its effect on BMI. Diabetes 2008;57: 1419-1426, PMID: 18346983.

383. Granell R, Heron J, Lewis S, Davey Smith G, Sterne JAC, Henderson J. The association between mother and child MTHFR C677T polymorphisms, dietary folate intake and childhood atopy in a population-based, longitudinal birth cohort. Clinical and Experimental Allergy 2008; 38: 320-328, PMID: 18070159.

384. Hardy R, Lawlor DA, Black S, Mishra GD, Kuh D. Parental age at birth of first child and coronary heart disease risk factors at age 53 years in men and women: British birth cohort study. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2008; 63: 99-105, PMID: 18782806.

385. Heikkilä K, Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA. Systematic review of the association between circulating interleukin-6 (IL-6) and cancer. European Journal of Cancer 2008; 44:937-945, PMID:18387296.

386. Henderson J, Northstone K, Lee SP, Liao H, Zhao Y, Mukhopadhyay S, Davey Smith G, Palmer CNA, McLean I, Irvine AD. The burden of disease associated with filaggrin mutations: a population based, longitudinal birth cohort study. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2008; 121:872-877, PMID: 18325573.

387. Hillsdon M, Lawlor DA, Ebrahim S, Morris JN. Physical activity in older women: associations with over the life-course. Observations in the British Women’s Heart and Health Study. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2008; 62:344-350, PMID: 18339828.

388. Hosking F, Sterne JAC, Davey Smith G, Green PJ. Inference From Genome-Wide Association Studies Using a Novel Markov Model. Genetic Epidemiology 2008; 32:497-504, PMID: 18383184.

389. Kinra S, Rameshwar Sarma KW, Ghafoorunissa SA, Vishnu Vardhana Rao M, Ravikumar R, Mohan V, Wilkinson IB, Cockcroft JR, Davey Smith G, Ben-Shlomo Y.Integration of supplemental nutrition with public health programmes in pregnancy and early childhood reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease in rural Indian adolescents: Long term follow-up of the Hyderabad Nutritional Trial. British Medical Journal 2008; 337:a605, PMID: 18658189.

390. Kipping R, Jago R, Lawlor DA. Obesity in children. Part 1: Epidemiology, measurement, risk factors, and screening. British Medical Journal 2008; 337:a1824. PMID: 18922835.

391. Kipping R, Jago R, Lawlor DA. Obesity in children. Part 2: Prevention and Management. British Medical Journal 2008;337:a1848. PMID: 18945733.

392. Kipping R, Payne C, Lawlor DA. Randomised controlled trial adapting US school obesity prevention to England. Archives Disease in Childhood 2008; 93:469-473. PMID: 18252756

393. Kivimaki M, Davey Smith G, Timpson NJ, Lawlor DA, Batty GD, Kahonen M, Juonala M, Ronnemaa T, Viikari JSA, Lehtimaki T, Raitakari OT. Lifetime BMI and later atherosclerosis risk in young adults: Examining causal links using Mendelian randomisation in the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study. European Heart Journal. European Heart Journal. 2008; 29:2552–2560, PMID: 18550552.

394. Kivimäki M, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Elovainio M, Jokela M, Keltikangas-Järvinen L, Vahtera J, Taittonen L, Juonala M, Viikari JSA, Raitakari OT. Association of age at menarche with cardiovascular risk factors, vascular structure and function in adulthood: the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns study. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2008; 87:1876-1882, PMID: 18541580.

395. Kivimäki M, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Kumari M, Donald A, Britten A, Casas JP, Shah T, Brunner E, Timpson NJ, Halcox JPJ, Miller MA, Humphries SE, Deanfield J, Marmot MG, Hingorani AD. Does High C-reactive Protein Concentration Increase Atherosclerosis? The Whitehall II Study. PLoS One 2008; 3:e3013, PMID: 18714381.

396. Kuh D, Mishra GD, Black S, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Okell L, Wadsworth M, Hardy R. Offspring birth weight, gestational age and maternal characteristics in relation to glucose status at age 53 years: evidence from a national birth cohort. Diabetic Medicine 2008; 25:530-535, PMID: 18445168.

397. Lawlor DA, Cooper AR, Bain C, Davey Smith G, Irwin A, Riddoch C, Ness A. Associations of birth size and duration of breast feeding with cardiorespiratory fitness in childhood: findings from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC). European Journal of Epidemiology 2008; 23:411-422, PMID: 18470625.

398. Lawlor DA, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G, Cherry L, Watt P, Sattar N. The association of insulin-likegrowth factor 1 (IGF-1) with incident coronary heart disease in women: findings from the prospective British Women’s Heart and Health Study. Atherosclerosis 2008; 201:198-204. PMID: 18295769.

399. Lawlor DA, Harbord RM, Sterne JAC, Timpson NJ, Davey Smith G. Mendelian randomization: Using genes as instruments for making causal inferences in epidemiology. Statistics in Medicine 2008; 27:1133-1163, PMID: 17886233.

400. Lawlor DA, Harbord RM, Timpson NJ, Lowe GDO, Rumley A, Gaunt TR, Baker I, Yarnell JWG, Kivimäki M, Kumari M, Norman PE, Jamrozik K, Hankey GJ, Almeida OP, Flicker L, Warrington N, Marmot MG, Ben-Shlomo Y, Palmer LJ, Day INM, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G. The association of C-reactive protein and CRP genotype with coronary heart disease: Findings from five studies with 4,610 cases amongst 18,637 participants. PloS One 2008; 3:e3011, PMID: 18714384.

401. Lawlor DA, Song YM, Sung J, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G. The association of smoking and cardiovascular disease in a population with low cholesterol levels: A study of 648,346 men from the Korean National Health Service prospective cohort study. Stroke 2008; 39:760-767, PMID: 18239177.

402. Lawlor DA, Timpson NJ, Harbord R, Leary S, Ness A, McCarthy M, Frayling TM, Hattersley AT, Davey Smith G. Exploring the developmental overnutrition hypothesis using parental-offspring associations and FTO as an instrumental variable. PLoS Medicine 2008; 5:484-493, PMID: 18336062.

403. Lawlor DA, Windmeijer F, Davey Smith G. Is 'Mendelian Randomization' "lost in translation"? Statistics in Medicine 2008;27:1133-1163. PMID: 18509868.

404. Lawlor DA. The developmental origins of health and disease: where do we go from here? Epidemiology 2008;19:206-208. PMID: 18277159.

405. Lewis SJ, Lawlor DA, Nordestgaard BG, Tybjærg-Hansen A, Ebrahim S, Zacho J, Ness A, Leary S, Davey Smith G. The methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T genotype and the risk of obesity in three large population-based cohorts. European Journal of Endocrinology 2008; 159: 35-4, PMID: 18426813.

406. Loos RJ, Lindgren CM, Li S, Wheeler E, Zhao JH, Prokopenko I, Inouye M, Freathy RM, Attwood AP, Beckmann JS, Berndt SI Prostate Lung Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening trial, Jacobs KB, Chanock SJ, Hayes RB, Bergmann S, Bennett AJ, Bingham SA, Bochud M, Brown M et al (Timpson NJ, Day INM, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, all middle authors position authors out of a total 92). Common variants near MC4R are associated with fat mass, weight and risk of obesity. Nature Genetics 2008; 40:768-775, PMID: 18454148.

407. Mead GE, Morley W, Campbell P, Greig CA, McMurdo M, Lawlor DA. Exercise for depression. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2008; 3:CD004366.doi:10.1002/14651858.CD004366.pub2. PMID: 19588354.

408. Myles S, Davison D, Barrett J, Stoneking M, Timpson NJ. Worldwide population differentiation at disease-associated SNPs. BMC Medical Genomics 2008; 1:22 PMID: 18533027.

409. Sanna S, Jackson AU, Nagaraja R, Willer CJ, Chen W-M, Bonnycastle LL, Shen H, Timpson N, Lettre G, Usala G, Chines PS, Stringham HM, Scott LJ, Dei M, Lai S, Albai G, Crisponi L, Naitza S, Doheny KF, Pugh EW, et al (Ben-Shlomo Y, Lawlor DA and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total of 38 authors). Common variants in the GDF5-UQCC region are associated with human height. Association of human height with genetic variants in the GDF5-BFZB locus: genome-wide scans and replication. Nature Genetics 2008; 40:198-203 doi:10.1038/ng.74 PMID: 18193045.

410. Sattar N, Watt P, Cherry L, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. High molecular weight adiponectin is not associated with coronary heart disease in older women: a nested prospective case control study. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology and Metabolism 2008; 93:1846-1849 PMID:18303082.

411. Scazufca M, Menezes PR, Araya R, Di Rienzo V, Almeida OP, Gunnell D, Lawlor DA. Risk factors across the life course and dementia in a Brazilian population: Results from the Sao Paulo Ageing & Health Study (SPAH). International Journal of Epidemiology 2008; 37: 879-890, PMID: 18583392.

412. Sonnenberg S, Shearman CP, Baxter S, Morris GE, Cumming DV, Montgomery HE, Rose-Zerilli MJ, Day IN. Level of ex vivo interleukin 6 expression in human peripheral fat compared with other tissues. European Journal of Vascular Endovascular Surgery. 2008; 35:314-9, PMID: 18069022.

413. Sutton E, Emmett P, Lawlor DA. Measuring dietary sodium intake in infancy: a review of available methods. Paediatric & Perinatal Epidemiology 2008; 22:261-268, PMID: 18426521.

414. Timpson NJ, Emmett PM, Frayling TM, Rogers I, Hattersley AT, McCarthy MI, Davey Smith G. The FTO/obesity associated locus and dietary intake in children. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 2008; 88:971-978, PMID: 18842783.

415. Tobin MD, Timpson NJ, Wain LV, Ring S, Jones LR, Emmett PM, Palmer TM, Ness AR, Samani NJ, Davey Smith G, Burton PR. Common variation in the WNK1 gene and blood pressure in childhood: evidence from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. Hypertension 2008; 52:974-979. doi: 10.1161/hybertensioaha.108.118414, PMID:18809789.

416. Weedon MN, Lango H, Lindgren CM, Wallace C, Evans DM, Mangino M, Freathy RM, Perry JRB, Stevens S, Hall AS, Samani NJ, Shields B, Prokopenko I, Farrall M, Dominiczak A. Diabetes Genetics Initiative, The Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium,Johnson T, Bergmann S, Beckmann JS, et al. Genome-wide association analysis identifies 20 loci that influence adult height. Nature Genetics 2008; 40:575-83, PMID: 18391952.

417. Weidinger S, Baurecht H, Wagenpfeil S, Henderson J, Novak N, Sandilands A, Chen H, Rodriguez E, O'Regan GM, Watson R, Liao H, Zhao Y, Barker JNWN, Allen M, Reynolds N, Meggitt S, Northstone K, Davey Smith G, Strobl C, Stahl C, Kneib T, Klopp N, Bieber T, Behrendt H, Palmer CNA, Wichmann HE, Ring J, Illig T, McLean WHI, Irvine AD. Analysis of the individual and aggregate genetic contributions of previously identified serine peptidase inhibitor Kazal type 5 (SPINK5), kallikreinrelated peptidase 7 (KLK7), and filaggrin (FLG) polymorphisms to eczema risk. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2008; 122: 560-568, PMID: 18774391.

418. Whincup PH, Kaye SJ, Owen CG, Huxley R, Cook DG, Anazawa S, Barrett-Connor E, Bhargava SK, Birgisdottir B, Carlsson S, De Rooij S, Dyck R, Eriksson JG, Falkner B, Fall C, Forsen T, Grill V, Gudnason V, Hulman S, Hypponen E, et al (Jeffreys M and Lawlor DA were middle position authors out of a total of 35 authors) . Birthweight and risk of type 2 diabetes: a quantitative systematic review of published evidence. JAMA 2008; 300:2886-2897, PMID: 19109117.

419. Wiles NJ, Jones GT, Haase AM, Lawlor DA, Macfarlane GJ, Lewis G. Physical activity and emotional problems amongst adolescents: a longitudinal study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 2008; 43:765-772 PMID:18438732.

420. Willer CJ, Sanna S, Jackson AU, Scuteri A, Bonnycastle LL, Clarke R, Heath SC, Timpson NJ, Najjar SS, Stringham HM, Strait J, Duren WL, Maschio A, Busonero F, Mulas A, Albai G, Swift AJ, Morken MA, Narisu N, Bennett D et al, (Lawlor DA, Ben-Shlomo Y and Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total of 49 authors. Newly identified loci that influence lipid concentrations and risk of coronary artery disease. Nature Genetics 2008; 40:161-69, PMID: 18193043.

421. Yang S, Lynch J, Susser EE, Lawlor DA. Birthweight and Cognitive Ability in Childhood among Siblings and Non-siblings. Pediatrics 2008; 122:e350-e358, PMID: 18676521.

422. Zeggini E, Scott LJ, Saxena R, Voight BF for the Diabetes Genetics Replication and Meta-analysis (DIAGRAM) Consortium, Timpson NJ. Metaanalysis of genome-wide association data and large-scale replication identifies additional susceptibility loci for type 2 diabetes. Nature Genetics 2008; 40:638-45 PMID: 18372903.

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2007

423. Abdollahi MR, Lewis RM, Gaunt TR, Cumming DVE, Rodríguez S, Rose-Zerilli M, Collins AR, Syddall HE, Howell WM, Cooper C, Godfrey KM, Cameron IT, Day INM. Quantitated Transcript Haplotypes (QTH) of AGTR1, reduced abundance of mRNA haplotypes containing 1166C (at rs5186:A>C), and relevance to metabolic syndrome traits. Human Mutation 2007; 28: 365-73. PMID: 17211857.

424. Batty GD, Alves JG, Correia J, Lawlor DA. Examining lifecourse influences on chronic disease: the importance of birth cohort studies from developing countries. Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research 2007;40:1277-1286. PMID: 17876486

425. Brion M-J, Ness AR, Davey Smith G, Emmett P, Rogers I, Whincup P, Lawlor DA. The association of sodium intake in infancy and blood pressure at 7 years: findings from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC). European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2007; 62:1162-1169, PMID: 17622260.

426. Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA, Harbord R, Timpson NJ, Day I, Ebrahim S. Clustered environments and randomized genes: a fundamental distinction between conventional and genetic epidemiology. PLoS Medicine 2007; 4:1985-1992, PMID: 18076282.

427. Davey Smith G, Steer C, Leary S, Ness A. Is there an intra-uterine influence on obesity? Evidence from parent-child associations in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC). Archives of Disease in Childhood 2007; 92:876-880 doi:10.1136/adc.2006.104869. PMID: 17595200

428. Fewell Z, Davey Smith G, Sterne JAC. The impact of residual and unmeasured confounding in epidemiological studies; a simulation study. American Journal of Epidemiology 2007; 166:646-655, PMID: 17615092.

429. Fraser A, Harris R, Sattar N, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G, Lawlor DA. Gamma-glutamyltransferase is associated with incident vascular events independently of alcohol intake. Analysis of the British Women’s Heart and Health Study and meta-analysis. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology 2007; 92:1058-1061, PMID: 17932318.

430. Fraser A, Longnecker MP, Lawlor DA. Prevalence of elevated alanine-aminotransferase (ALT) and factors associated with ALT levels in adolescence: findings from the US National Health and Examination Survey 2001-2004. Gastroenterology 2007; 133:1814-1820, doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2007.08.077. PMID: 18054554.

431. Frayling TM, Timpson NJ, Weedon MN, Zeggini E, Freathy RM, Lindgren CM, Perry JRB, Eilliot KS, Lango H, Rayner NW, Sheilds B, Harries LW, Barrett JC, Ellard S, Groves CJ, Knight B, Patch A-M, Ness AR, Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA et al (Ring SM, Davey Smith G were middle position authors out of a total 41 authors). A common variant in the FTO gene is associated with body mass index and predisposes to childhood and adult obesity. Science 2007;316:889-894, PMID:17434869.

432. Gaunt TR, Rodríguez S, Day IN. Cubic exact solutions for the estimation of pairwise haplotype frequencies: implications for linkage disequilibrium analyses and a web tool 'CubeX'. BMC Bioinformatics. 2007; 8:428, PMID: 17980034.

433. Heikkilä K, Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA. A systematic review of the association of circulating concentrations of C-reactive protein and cancer. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2007; 61:824-833, PMID: 17699539.

434. Kivimaki M, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Eklund C, Hurme M, Lehtimaki T, Viikari JSA, Raitakari OT. Variants in the CRP Gene as a Measure of Life-long Differences in Average C-reactive Protein Levels: the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study. American Journal of Epidemiology 2007; 166:760-764. PMID: 17641153

435. Kivimäki M, Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Elovainio M, Jokela M, Keltikangas-Jarvinen L et al. Substantial intergenerational increases in body mass index are not explained by the fetal overnutrition hypothesis: The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2007; 86:1509-1514, PMID: 17991666.

436. Kramer MS, Matush L, Vanilovich I, Platt RW, Shishko G, Collet JP, Martin RM, Davey Smith G, Gillman MW, Chalmers B, Hodnett E, Shapiro S, for the Promotion of Breastfeeding Intervention Trial (PROBIT) Study Group. Effects of prolonged and exclusive breastfeeding on child height, weight, adiposity, and blood pressure at age 6.5 years: evidence from a large randomized trial. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2007; 86: 1717-1721, PMID: 18065591.

437. Lawlor DA, Davey Smith G, Kelly A, Sattar N, Ebrahim S. Leptin and coronary heart disease risk: Prospective case control study of British women. Obesity 2007; 15:1694-1701, PMID: 17636087.

438. Lawlor DA. Quality in epidemiological research: should we be submitting papers before we have the results and submitting more hypothesis-generating research? International Journal of Epidemiology 2007; 36:940-943. PMID: 17875575.

439. Lawlor DA, Timpson N, Harbord R, Ebrahim S, Davey Smith G. Polymorphisms in the CRP gene and cardiovascular events. JAMA 2007; 297: 1317. PMID: 17392238.

440. Lips MA, Syddall HE, Gaunt TR, Rodriguez S, Day INM, Cooper C, Dennison EM and the Southampton Genetic Epidemiology Research Group. Interaction between birth-weight and polymorphism in the Calcium Sensing Receptor gene in determination of adult bone mass: The Hertfordshire Cohort Study. Journal of Rheumatology 2007; 34: 769-775. PMID: 17309124

441. Mamun AA, Cramb S, Lawlor DA, O’Callaghan M, Williams GM, Najman JM. Do childhood sleeping problems predict obesity in young adulthood? Evidence from a prospective birth cohort study. American Journal of Epidemiology 2007; 166:1368-1373, PMID: 17855389.

442. Sacerdote C, Guarrera S, Davey Smith G, Grioni S, Krogh V, Masala G, Mattiello A, Palli D. Lactase Persistence and Bitter Taste Response: Instrumental Variables and Mendelian Randomization in Epidemiologic Studies of Dietary Factors and Cancer Risk. American Journal of Epidemiology 2007; 166:576-581, PMID: 17596267.

443. Seminara D, Khoury MJ, O’Brien TR, Manolio T, Gwinn ML, Little J, Higgins JP, Bernstein JL, Bondy M, Bray MS, Brenchley PE, Buffler PA, Casas JP, Chokkalingham AP, Danesh J, Davey Smith G, Dolan S, Duncan R, Gruis NA et al. (Timpson N was middle position author out of a total of 57 authors. The Emergence of Networks in Human Genome Epidemiology: Challenges and Opportunities. Epidemiology 2007; 18:1-8, PMID: 17179752.

444. Sonnenberg S, Shearman CP, Baxter S, Morris GE, Cumming DV, Montgomery HE, Rose-Zerilli MJ, Day IN. Level of ex vivo interleukin 6 expression in human peripheral fat compared with other tissues. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2008 Mar;35(3):314-9. Epub 2007 Dec 26. PubMed PMID: 18069022.

445. Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration, Danesh J, Erqou S, Walker M, Thompson SG, Tipping R, Ford C, Pressel S, Walldius G, Jungner I, Folsom AR,Chambless LE, Knuiman M, Whincup PH, Wannamethee SG, Morris RW, Willeit J, Kiechl S, Santer P, Mayr A, et al. (Lawlor DA, was middle position author out of a total of 195 authors). The Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration: analysis of individual data on lipid and inflammatory markers over 1.1 million participants in 104 prospective studies of cardiovascular diseases. European Journal of Epidemiology 2007; 22: 839-69, PMID: 17876711.

446. Thomas DC, Lawlor DA, Thompson JR. Re: Estimation of bias in nongenetic observational studies using "Mendelian Triangulation". Annals of Epidemiology 2007;17:511-513. PMID: 17466535.

447. Timpson NJ, Heron J, Day INM, Ring SM, Bartoshuk LM, Horwood J, Emmett P, Davey Smith G. Refining associations between TAS2R38 diplotypes and the 6-n-propylthiouracil (PROP) taste test: findings from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. BMC Genetics, 2007;8:51, PMID: 17662150.

448. Weedon MN, Lettre G, Freathy RM, Lindgren C, Voight BF, Perry JRB, Elliot KS, Hackett R, Guiducci C, Shields B, Zeggini E, Lango H, Lyssenko V, Timpson NJ, Burtt NP, Rayner NW, Saxena R, Ardlie K, Tobias JH, Ness AR, et al ( Ring SM, and Davey Smith G are middle position authors out of a total of 33 authors). A common variant of HMGA2 is associated with adult and childhood height in the general population. Nature genetics 2007; 39:1245-1250, PMID: 17767157.

449. Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium (Including Evans D, one of lead statisticians & Timpson N on behalf of type 2 diabetes group). Genome wide association study of 14,000 cases of seven common diseases and 3,000 shared controls. Nature 2007; 447: 661-678, PMID: 17554300.

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