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Research areas

Genetic-epidemiology, twin studies, aging, age-related diseases, reproduction, fertility, congenital malformations, cleft lip and palate, and fetal programming.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Twin Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
Denmark Medicine & Life Sciences
Monozygotic Twins Medicine & Life Sciences
Cleft Palate Medicine & Life Sciences
Telomere Medicine & Life Sciences
Dizygotic Twins Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1996 2020

48 Downloads (Pure)

Age‐dependent DNA methylation patterns on the Y chromosome in elderly males

Lund, J. B., Li, S., Christensen, K., Mengel-From, J., Thinggaard, M. S., Marioni, R. E., Starr, J., Pattie, A., Deary, I. J., Baumbach, J. & Tan, Q., Feb 2020, In : Aging Cell. 19, 2, 8 p., e12907.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
DNA Methylation
Epigenomics
Sex Characteristics
Health
Denmark
Disabled Persons
Health Surveys
Population

Characteristics of Danish Centenarians’ Religious Beliefs: A Nationwide Population-Based Study

Opsahl, T., Kørup, A. K., Andersen-Ranberg, K., Christensen, K. & Hvidt, N. C., 10. Jan 2020, In : Journal of Religion and Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Religion
Age Groups
Population
Denmark
Research

Clonal hematopoiesis in elderly twins: concordance, discordance and mortality

Hansen, J. W., Pedersen, D. A., Larsen, L. A., Husby, S., Clemmensen, S. B., Hjelmborg, J., Favero, F., Weischenfeldt, J., Christensen, K. & Grønbæk, K., 23. Jan 2020, In : Blood. 135, 4, p. 261-268

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Mutation
Twin Studies
Dizygotic Twins
Monozygotic Twins
Mutation Rate
Cohort Effect
Alleles
Gene-Environment Interaction
Medical Genetics
Denmark

Activities 1998 2019

IAGG-ER 2019 Gothenburg, Sweden

Kaare Christensen (Participant), Jacob v. B. Hjelmborg (Participant), Mette Wod (Participant), Mette Sørensen (Participant), Jacob Krabbe Pedersen (Participant)
23. May 201925. May 2019

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

Hvornår er man (for) gammel?

Kaare Christensen (Lecturer)
1. Apr 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Treatment and Wellbeing in an Ageing Society - Disciplinary intersections between Literature, Art and Health

Kaare Christensen (Participant)
14. Mar 2019

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

Fra støv til Stones - udviklingen i ældres helbred gennem 150 år

Kaare Christensen (Lecturer)
12. Mar 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Har vi nået grænsen for menneskets helbred og levealder?

Kaare Christensen (Lecturer)
21. Feb 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Press / Media

Samfundet ændrer sig: I 2040 vil hver fjerde være ældre

Kaare Christensen

18/02/2020

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Samfundet ændrer sig: I 2040 vil hver fjerde være ældre

Kaare Christensen

15/02/2020

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Samfundet ændrer sig: I 2040 vil hver fjerde være ældre

Kaare Christensen

15/02/2020

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Samfundet ændrer sig: I 2040 vil hver fjerde være ældre

Kaare Christensen

15/02/2020

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Samfundet ændrer sig: I 2040 vil hver fjerde være ældre

Kaare Christensen

15/02/2020

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Prizes

The Sohlberg Nordic Prize in Gerontology

Kaare Christensen (Recipient), 22. Jun 2016

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Fondation IPSEN Longevity prize

Kaare Christensen (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Ridderkorset af Dannebrogordenen

Kaare Christensen (Recipient), 1. Oct 2010

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

The James Shields Memorial Award for Twin Research in Behavioural Genetics

Kaare Christensen (Recipient), 5. Jun 2010

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions