Scholarly Works - MRC Epidemiology Unit
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Genome-wide meta-analysis of 241,258 adults accounting for smoking behaviour identifies novel loci for obesity traits (Nature Publishing Group, 2017-04-26)Few genome-wide association studies (GWAS) account for environmental exposures, like smoking, potentially impacting the overall trait variance when investigating the genetic contribution to obesity-related traits. Here, ...
Longitudinal associations between built environment characteristics and changes in active commuting (BioMed Central, 2017-05-17)Background: Few studies have assessed the predictors of changes in commuting. This study investigated the associations between physical environmental characteristics and changes in active commuting. Methods: Adults from ...
(Elsevier BV, 2017-05-05)BACKGROUND: There is limited evidence on how diet changes over the transition from primary to secondary school. In this study we investigated changes in diet from age 10 (2007) to age 14 years (2011) and the contribution ...