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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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Research Output 1996 2019

APOE Alleles and Extreme Human Longevity

Sebastiani, P., Gurinovich, A., Nygaard, M., Sasaki, T., Sweigart, B., Bae, H., Andersen, S. L., Villa, F., Atzmon, G., Christensen, K., Arai, Y., Barzilai, N., Puca, A., Christiansen, L., Hirose, N. & Perls, T. T., 1 Jan 2019, In : The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 74, 1, p. 44–51

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Alleles
Population
New England
Retirement
Genetic Models

Associations of Mitochondrial and Nuclear Mitochondrial Variants and Genes with Seven Metabolic Traits

Kraja, A. T., Liu, C., Fetterman, J. L., Graff, M., Have, C. T., Gu, C., Yanek, L. R., Feitosa, M. F., Arking, D. E., Chasman, D. I., Young, K., Ligthart, S., Hill, W. D., Weiss, S., Luan, J., Giulianini, F., Li-Gao, R., Hartwig, F. P., Lin, S. J., Wang, L. & 132 othersRichardson, T. G., Yao, J., Fernandez, E. P., Ghanbari, M., Wojczynski, M. K., Lee, W-J., Argos, M., Armasu, S. M., Barve, R. A., Ryan, K. A., An, P., Baranski, T. J., Bielinski, S. J., Bowden, D. W., Broeckel, U., Christensen, K., Chu, A. Y., Corley, J., Cox, S. R., Uitterlinden, A. G., Rivadeneira, F., Cropp, C. D., Daw, E. W., van Heemst, D., de Las Fuentes, L., Gao, H., Tzoulaki, I., Ahluwalia, T. S., de Mutsert, R., Emery, L. S., Erzurumluoglu, A. M., Perry, J. A., Fu, M., Forouhi, N. G., Gu, Z., Hai, Y., Harris, S. E., Hemani, G., Hunt, S. C., Irvin, M. R., Jonsson, A. E., Justice, A. E., Kerrison, N. D., Larson, N. B., Lin, K-H., Love-Gregory, L. D., Mathias, R. A., Lee, J. H., Nauck, M., Noordam, R., Ong, K. K., Pankow, J., Patki, A., Pattie, A., Petersmann, A., Qi, Q., Ribel-Madsen, R., Rohde, R., Sandow, K., Schnurr, T. M., Sofer, T., Starr, J. M., Taylor, A. M., Teumer, A., Timpson, N. J., de Haan, H. G., Wang, Y., Weeke, P. E., Williams, C., Wu, H., Yang, W., Zeng, D., Witte, D. R., Weir, B. S., Wareham, N. J., Vestergaard, H., Turner, S. T., Torp-Pedersen, C., Stergiakouli, E., Sheu, W. H-H., Rosendaal, F. R., Ikram, M. A., Franco, O. H., Ridker, P. M., Perls, T. T., Pedersen, O., Nohr, E. A., Newman, A. B., Linneberg, A., Langenberg, C., Kilpeläinen, T. O., Kardia, S. L. R., Jørgensen, M. E., Jørgensen, T., Sørensen, T. I. A., Homuth, G., Hansen, T., Goodarzi, M. O., Deary, I. J., Christensen, C., Chen, Y-D. I., Chakravarti, A., Brandslund, I., Bonnelykke, K., Taylor, K. D., Wilson, J. G., Rodriguez, S., Davies, G., Horta, B. L., Thyagarajan, B., Rao, D. C., Grarup, N., Davila-Roman, V. G., Hudson, G., Guo, X., Arnett, D. K., Hayward, C., Vaidya, D., Mook-Kanamori, D. O., Tiwari, H. K., Levy, D., Loos, R. J. F., Dehghan, A., Elliott, P., Malik, A. N., Scott, R. A., Becker, D. M., de Andrade, M., Province, M. A., Meigs, J. B., Rotter, J. I. & North, K. E., 3 Jan 2019, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 104, 1, p. 112-138

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Mitochondrial Genes
Body Mass Index
Insulin
Adipocytes
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

A bidirectional association between cognitive ability in young adulthood and epilepsy: a population-based cohort study

Osler, M., Mortensen, E. L., Christensen, K. & Christensen, G. T., 2018, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 47, 4, p. 1151–1158

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Cohort Studies
Population
International Classification of Diseases
Registries
Databases

A Cross-National Study of the Gender Gap in Health Among Older Adults in India and China: Similarities and Disparities

Oksuzyan, A., Singh, P. K., Christensen, K. & Jasilionis, D., 5 Jun 2018, In : The Gerontologist. 58, 6, p. 1156–1165

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

China
Health
Confidence Intervals
Cognition
Logistic Models

Age-moderation of genetic and environmental contributions to cognitive functioning in mid- and late-life for specific cognitive abilities

Pahlen, S., Hamdi, N. R., Dahl Aslan, A. K., Horwitz, B. N., Panizzon, M. S., Petersen, I., Zavala, C., Christensen, K., Finkel, D., Franz, C. E., Gatz, M., Johnson, W., Kremen, W. S., Krueger, R. F., Neiderhiser, J. M., Reynolds, C. A., Pedersen, N. L. & McGue, M., 1 May 2018, In : Intelligence. 68, p. 70-81

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Vocabulary
Denmark
Age Groups
Moderation
Cognitive Ability

Activities 1998 2018

Is mortality written on the face? - or elsewhere?

Kaare Christensen (Lecturer)
11 Jan 2018

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

Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab (External organisation)

Kaare Christensen (Member)
2018 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of commitees, commissions, boards, councils, associations, organisations, or similar

Hvordan er vores forhold til alder/leveralderen stiger og stiger

Kaare Christensen (Lecturer)
23 May 2018

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

Længere levetider og udviklingen af ældres helbred gennem 150 år

Kaare Christensen (Lecturer)
9 Apr 2018

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

Arbejdsgruppe vedr. politikforslag om arbejdsmiljø og tilbagetrækning under Fonden Teknologi Rådet (External organisation)

Kaare Christensen (Member)
8 Jan 2018 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of commitees, commissions, boards, councils, associations, organisations, or similar

Press / Media

Flere og flere bliver 100 årG - Udviklingen er som et tog i høj fart

Kaare Christensen

30/12/201831/12/2018

2 media contributions

Press/Media: Press / Media

3årsager til, at du måske bliver 100 år

Kaare Christensen

30/12/201831/12/2018

2 media contributions

Press/Media: Press / Media

JV mener: Der er så meget at glæde sig over

Kaare Christensen

30/12/2018

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

We Can Cheat Ageing?

Kaare Christensen

13/12/2018

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

How Long Can We Live?

Kaare Christensen

13/12/2018

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media