IGEMS: the consortium on Interplay of Genes and Environment across Multiple Studies.

@article{Pedersen2013IGEMSTC,
  title={IGEMS: the consortium on Interplay of Genes and Environment across Multiple Studies.},
  author={Nancy L Pedersen and Kaare Christensen and Anna K. Dahl and Deborah Finkel and Carol E. Franz and Margaret Gatz and Briana N Horwitz and B Johansson and Wendy Johnson and William S. Kremen and Michael J Lyons and Bo Malmberg and Matt McGue and Jenae M Neiderhiser and Inge Petersen and Chandra A. Reynolds},
  journal={Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies},
  year={2013},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={481-9}
}
The Interplay of Genes and Environment across Multiple Studies (IGEMS) group is a consortium of eight longitudinal twin studies established to explore the nature of social context effects and gene-environment interplay in late-life functioning. The resulting analysis of the combined data from over 17,500 participants aged 25-102 at baseline (including nearly 2,600 monogygotic and 4,300 dizygotic twin pairs and over 1,700 family members) aims to understand why early life adversity, and social… CONTINUE READING

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