[Association between birth cohort and the heritability of body mass index].

Abstract

Objective: To investigate the varying variances of the genetic components in birth cohorts. Methods: Twin samples used in the current study were collected from the Chinese National Twin Registry and a two-wave study was conducted, in Qingdao and Lishui regions. Samples were broken down by birth cohort to create four subgroups: -1958, 1959-1961, 1962-1970… (More)
DOI: 10.3760/cma.j.issn.0254-6450.2017.08.009

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