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

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Research Output 1996 2019

A catalog of genetic loci associated with kidney function from analyses of a million individuals

Lifelines Cohort Study & V. A. Million Veteran Program, 1. Jun 2019, In : Nature Genetics. 51, 6, p. 957-972

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Kidney
Glomerular Filtration Rate
Translational Medical Research
Genome-Wide Association Study
Meta-Analysis
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A Cohort Comparison of Lifespan After Age 100 in Denmark and Sweden: Are Only the Oldest Getting Older?

Medford, A., Christensen, K., Skytthe, A. & Vaupel, J. W., Apr 2019, In : Demography. 56, 2, p. 665-677

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
life-span
Denmark
Swede
Sweden
trend
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Advanced parental age at conception and sex affects mitochondrial DNA copy number in human and fruit flies

Mengel-From, J., Svane, A. M., Pertoldi, C., Kristensen, T. N., Loeschcke, V., Skytthe, A., Christensen, K., Lindahl-Jacobsen, R., Hjelmborg, J. & Christiansen, L., 15. Mar 2019, In : The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Fruit
Parents
DNA
Maternal Age
Health
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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., 2019, In : Aging Cell. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
DNA Methylation
Epigenomics
Sex Characteristics
14 Downloads (Pure)

A meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies multiple longevity genes

Deelen, J., Evans, D. S., Arking, D. E., Tesi, N., Nygaard, M., Liu, X., Wojczynski, M. K., Biggs, M. L., van der Spek, A., Atzmon, G., Ware, E. B., Sarnowski, C., Smith, A. V., Seppälä, I., Cordell, H. J., Dose, J., Amin, N., Arnold, A. M., Ayers, K. L., Barzilai, N. & 64 others, Becker, E. J., Beekman, M., Blanché, H., Christensen, K., Christiansen, L., Collerton, J. C., Cubaynes, S., Cummings, S. R., Davies, K., Debrabant, B., Deleuze, J. F., Duncan, R., Faul, J. D., Franceschi, C., Galan, P., Gudnason, V., Harris, T. B., Huisman, M., Hurme, M. A., Jagger, C., Jansen, I., Jylhä, M., Kähönen, M., Karasik, D., Kardia, S. L. R., Kingston, A., Kirkwood, T. B. L., Launer, L. J., Lehtimäki, T., Lieb, W., Lyytikäinen, L. P., Martin-Ruiz, C., Min, J., Nebel, A., Newman, A. B., Nie, C., Nohr, E. A., Orwoll, E. S., Perls, T. T., Province, M. A., Psaty, B. M., Raitakari, O. T., Reinders, M. J. T., Robine, J. M., Rotter, J. I., Sebastiani, P., Smith, J., Sørensen, T. I. A., Taylor, K. D., Uitterlinden, A. G., van der Flier, W., van der Lee, S. J., van Duijn, C. M., van Heemst, D., Vaupel, J. W., Weir, D., Ye, K., Zeng, Y., Zheng, W., Holstege, H., Kiel, D. P., Lunetta, K. L., Slagboom, P. E. & Murabito, J. M., 1. Dec 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 1, 14 p., 3669.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
genome
Genome-Wide Association Study
genes
Meta-Analysis
Genes

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

Så er det sagt

Kaare Christensen

15/10/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Hvorfor går høj alder og godt helbred i arv?

Kaare Christensen

06/10/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Hvorfor går høj alder og godt helbred i arv?

Kaare Christensen

02/10/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

PRM / Hvorfor går høj alder og godt helbred i arv?

Kaare Christensen

02/10/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Hvorfor går høj alder og godt helbred i arv?

Kaare Christensen

02/10/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media