• 1961
  • The Minnesota Twin Registry, started 1983, being a registry of all twins born in Minnesota from 1936 to 1955 and between 1961 and 1964. (dmoztools.net)
  • Dr. Samuel Lee Kountz, Jr. (October 20, 1986 - December 23, 1961) was an African-American kidney transplantation surgeon from Lexa, Arkansas. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was still a resident in 1961, when he made medical history by performing the first kidney transplant using a non-twin donor. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1966
  • Between 1966 and 1986, the combined death rate for all cardiovascular diseases declined by 42 percent. (strokecenter.org)
  • In 1986, the death rate for coronary heart disease was 55 percent of what it had been in 1966, and cerebrovascular disease was 42 percent of what it had been in 1966. (strokecenter.org)
  • 1984
  • Another higher degree of FRCP was obtained in 1984 from Edinburgh in 1984 and two years later, in 1986, he became the Head of the Department of General Medicine at the DMCH. (wikipedia.org)
  • monozygotic
  • From the present series of 49 patients, three patients were excluded: a pair of monozygotic twins, who later proved to have Blau syndrome 7 and an ethnic Lebanese young male who had returned to his country and was unavailable for follow-up. (ersjournals.com)
  • Results: Concordance rates for coeliac disease differ significantly between monozygotic (MZ) (0.86 probandwise and 0.75 pairwise) and dizygotic (DZ) (0.20 probandwise and 0.11 pairwise) twins. (bmj.com)
  • 1 Disease concordance rate studies in monozygotic (MZ) twin pairs, who are genetically identical, versus dizygotic (DZ) twin pairs, who are no more genetically similar than other siblings but who share a common environmental background, are a powerful means of assessing the weight of genetic and environmental factors in diseases. (bmj.com)
  • methods
  • The Obstetric and Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics Branch (OPPTB) supports obstetric clinical trials, including studies of algorithms for simulation and new methods for using medical record data, and other research that can improve understanding of how to appropriately use pharmaceuticals during pregnancy, including medications commonly used during labor and delivery. (nih.gov)
  • Methods: The Italian Twin Registry was matched with the membership lists of a patient support group. (bmj.com)
  • In 2016, a systematic medical review found that the risk of sudden cardiac death during or immediately after a marathon was between 0.6 and 1.9 deaths per 100,000 participants, varying across the specific studies and the methods used, and not controlling for age or gender. (wikipedia.org)
  • pairs
  • METHOD: In a population-based sample of 1,480 twin pairs born in the period 1985-1986 ascertained from the Swedish Twin Registry, birth weight was collected prospectively through the Medical Birth Registry. (biomedsearch.com)
  • The lighter twin in birth weight-discordant pairs had on average 13% higher ADHD symptom score at age 8 to 9 years (p = .006) and 12% higher ADHD score at age 13 to 14 years (p = .018) compared with the heavier twin. (biomedsearch.com)
  • An investigation of twin pairs from the Vietnam Twin Registry reported that inherited factors accounted for up to 32 of the variance of PTSD symptoms beyond the contribution of sildenaffil severity (True sildenafil citrate cream al. (asosp.ru)
  • Background and aims: The genetic load in coeliac disease has hitherto been inferred from case series or anecdotally referred twin pairs. (bmj.com)
  • We have evaluated the genetic component in coeliac disease by estimating the concordance rate for the disease among twin pairs in a large population based study. (bmj.com)
  • The risk of being concordant for coeliac disease estimated for the non-index twin of MZ pairs was 17 (95% confidence interval 2.1-134), independent of the DQ at risk genotype. (bmj.com)
  • However, the value of twin studies depends on careful methodology and particularly on the method used to recruit twin pairs. (bmj.com)
  • contributions
  • Martin has twice won the Fulker award for best paper in Behavior Genetics (1999 & 2003), the Dobzhansky Award for Outstanding Contributions to Behavior Genetics (2005), and the James Shields Award of the International Society of Twin Studies for outstanding contributions to twin research (1986), and is a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • cohort
  • Some medical studies follow a cohort of many people for many years, gathering data on them and sometimes their relatives, so reducing the selection biases that creep into single-snapshot studies. (dmoztools.net)
  • Housing the 1958 National Child Development Study, the 1970 British Cohort Study and the Millennium Cohort Study. (dmoztools.net)
  • Recruiting up to half a million participants aged between 45 and 69 years for a cohort study into role of nature and nurture in health and disease. (dmoztools.net)
  • A nested case-control study using the 1980-1982 risk factor cohort examined the baseline cardiovascular disease risk factor differences between coronary heart disease in cases and controls. (strokecenter.org)
  • The goal of this study was to confirm and expand such observations by investigating whether different concepts of the epigenetic clocks in a population-based cohort are associated with cancer, cardiovascular, and all-cause mortality. (springer.com)
  • mortality
  • Mortality Surveillance: The mortality surveillance was a continuation of a surveillance study performed by the investigators since 1960 for the state of Minnesota. (strokecenter.org)
  • Mortality data for hypertension, stroke, coronary heart disease, and all cardiovascular renal disease were monitored for the Twin City metropolitan area with a total population of two million. (strokecenter.org)
  • The present study showed that despite similar directions of sex differences in health and mortality in Moscow and Denmark, the male-female health-survival paradox is very pronounced in Moscow suggesting a stronger sex-specific disconnect between health indicators and mortality among middle-aged and young-old Muscovites. (springer.com)
  • In 2014 another study was carried out by a team of researchers at Edinburgh University, Scotland, motivated by the understanding that both height and intelligence test scores are predictors of better health outcomes and mortality. (wikipedia.org)
  • An increasing number of studies indicate that the discrepancy between DNAm age and chronological age may be associated with age-related diseases and mortality. (springer.com)
  • zygosity
  • zygosity was verified by DNA fingerprinting and twins were typed for HLA class II DRB1 and DQB1 molecules. (bmj.com)
  • A logistic regression model, adjusted for age, sex, number of shared HLA haplotypes, and zygosity, showed that genotypes DQA1*0501/DQB1*0201 and DQA1*0301/DQB1*0302 (encoding for heterodimers DQ2 and DQ8, respectively) conferred to the non-index twin a risk of contracting the disease of 3.3 and 1.4, respectively. (bmj.com)
  • Earlier studies are often characterized by small sample sizes and lack information on important background variables such as zygosity. (biomedcentral.com)
  • genes
  • Psychologists and behavior geneticists began using twin studies in the 1980s to study variation in social attitudes, and these studies suggested that both genes and environment played a role. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additional studies showed that genes did not play a direct role in the choice of a political party, supporting a core finding in the study of American politics that the choice to be a Democrat or a Republican is largely shaped by parental socialization. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, other studies showed that the decision to affiliate with any political party and the strength of this attachment are significantly influenced by genes. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • The aim of the present study was to describe clinical features and long-term survival in childhood sarcoidosis. (ersjournals.com)
  • Consequently, the objective of the present study was to describe the long-term course and prognosis of childhood sarcoidosis in Denmark, especially with respect to clinical outcome and vital prognosis. (ersjournals.com)
  • Dr. Flume mentioned that although the reality is that not all clinical trial compounds will make it to market because they are not effective or cause negative side-effects, the only failure would be not enrolling enough patients in the studies to make them possible, because questions about the compounds will remain unanswered. (cysticfibrosis.ca)
  • As a measure of their success, the European Clinical Trials Network is currently working on 38 studies, involving 1,457 total clinical trial subjects. (cysticfibrosis.ca)
  • researchers
  • After studying more than 2,000 deliveries, researchers funded by NICHD found that 6.1% of women given the standard antibiotic treatment, cephalosporin, plus a second antibiotic, azithromycin, later developed an infection, compared with 12% of women receiving only cephalosporin. (nih.gov)
  • Scottish
  • Scottish study started in 2005, following five thousand babies born between May 2004 and February 2005 and three thousand born between May 2002 and February 2003. (dmoztools.net)
  • The study by Douglas et al in 1965 addresses the Scottish study and sought to test if the association reflected a linkage between development of the brain and/or emotional development and the development of the rest of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • physiology
  • It combines behavior genetics, psychology, and political science and it is closely related to the emerging fields of neuropolitics (the study of the neural basis of political behavior and attitudes) and political physiology (the study of biophysical correlates of political attitudes and behavior). (wikipedia.org)
  • William Porter was the first person to conduct a study to find a relationship between the physiology of children and their intelligence. (wikipedia.org)
  • Type
  • This change was dated March 10, 1986, and the type certificate declared that although the MD designator could be used in parentheses, it must be accompanied by the official designation, for example: DC-9-81 (MD-81). (wikipedia.org)
  • largely
  • Lich is twinned with the following communities: Dieulefit in France Tangermünde in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany Budakeszi in Hungary Vänersborg in Sweden It is also associated with: Tata in Morocco Town centre, made up largely of half-timbered buildings. (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • First inquiries into the correlation of height and intelligence came within the study of development in schoolchildren. (wikipedia.org)
  • period
  • Over a fifty-year period, L&K became one of the Twin Cities' most successful architectural firms, best known for designing prestigious homes, synagogues, and theaters. (wikipedia.org)
  • The French government awarded Liebenberg the Prix de Rome, a grant for a period of architectural study in Rome, but because of the outbreak of World War I, he was unable to take advantage of this scholarship. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1923, Liebenberg and Kaplan formed a partnership, and over a fifty-year period the firm known as Liebenberg & Kaplan designed significant homes and buildings throughout the Twin Cities and beyond, many of which still stand. (wikipedia.org)
  • WARM
  • Informed by cultural feminism, WARM Journal was one of the few interdisciplinary publications in the area and for a time it was the only art magazine published regularly in the Twin Cities. (wikipedia.org)
  • WARM Gallery and other galleries in the Twin Cities featured women artists during the conference. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to its educational and professional programs, WARM maintains an online art registry of local and regional artists and publishes an e-newsletter. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • Availability of newer versions of the Pratt & Whitney JT8D engine with higher bypass ratios drove early studies including designs known as Series 55, Series 50 (refanned Super Stretch), and Series 60. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aging
  • Previous studies have developed models predicting methylation age from DNA methylation in blood and other tissues (epigenetic clock) and suggested the difference between DNA methylation and chronological ages as a marker of healthy aging. (springer.com)
  • An Italian study showed that semi-supercentenarians had a lower epigenetic age than age-matched controls and that their offspring's epigenetic age was systematically lower than their chronological age [ 6 ], suggesting that epigenetic processes play a role in healthy aging. (springer.com)
  • Research
  • After working as a research fellow at the Department of Genetics of the University of Birmingham (1976-1978) and at the Department of Population Biology, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University (1978-1983), he took a post as an assistant professor in the Department of Human Genetics at the Medical College of Virginia (1983-1986). (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, he has been president of the Behavior Genetics Association (1996-1997), and is editor-in-chief of Twin Research and Human Genetics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Twin Research, 1, 1-9. (wikipedia.org)
  • The work entitled, BRAHMI (Bacopa Monnieri Linn) in the Treatment of Dementias- A Pilot Study is available on Research Gate. (wikipedia.org)
  • His research paper presentations at various national and international scientific conferences included the annual conferences of the Association of Physicians of India and the World Congress of Cardiology, held in 1986 at Washington DC. (wikipedia.org)
  • Moham Mishra is a recipient of the Dr Rajendra Prasad Oration award which the Rajendra Prasad Memorial Research Institute, Patna conferred on him for his studies on Kala Azar. (wikipedia.org)
  • More recent studies have continued the research into a correlation between height and intelligence, but again were often not directly related to height and intelligence. (wikipedia.org)
  • participants
  • We assessed dementia in 1,890 participants among 2,604 survivors of 10,059 participants in the Israeli Ischemic Heart Disease study, a longitudinal investigation of the incidence and risk factors for cardiovascular disease among Jewish male civil servants in Israel. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Many of the studies performed on the relationship between physical stature and intelligence used one of these tests in order to gauge relative cognitive ability based on the age of the participants. (wikipedia.org)
  • national
  • In 2010, the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress selected "Study of a River" for permanent preservation. (nytimes.com)
  • In particular, Nick Martin and his colleagues published an influential twin study of social attitudes in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in 1986. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bias is minimal in population based studies because individuals are identified as twins in a National Twin Registry and then assessed independently for their illness. (bmj.com)
  • The APORS uses the data collected to participate in national studies that contribute to a better understanding of the patterns and causes of birth defects. (cdc.gov)
  • The study was supported by the US National Institute of Health, P01AG031719, and the VELUX foundation. (springer.com)
  • Andersen-Ranberg K, Petersen I, Frederiksen H, Mackenbach J, Christensen K. Cross-national differences in grip strength among 50+ year-old Europeans: results from the SHARE study. (springer.com)
  • health
  • Current studies are examining the effect of mode of first delivery on subsequent childbearing and the role of prenatal employment in health care choices and services during childbirth. (nih.gov)
  • The APORS is a birth defects registry that looks for health problems among all babies who live in Illinois, which is important to get a complete picture of what is happening within the state. (cdc.gov)
  • The APORS program was established in 1986 to address this major public health concern. (cdc.gov)
  • The results of the study have formally characterized the chemical as a human carcinogen and a non-carcinogenic health hazard. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • Other abbey buildings continued to accommodate government activities till the end of the twentieth century, such as the land registry and state archive. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although
  • This translates to a few published marathon deaths worldwide in a typical year, although the authors lamented the lack of a central registry for the information. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • In that year, the American Political Science Review published a reanalysis of political questions on Martin's social attitude survey of twins in that the suggested liberal and conservative ideology is heritable. (wikipedia.org)
  • times
  • The Chronicle of Higher Education recently reported on the increase in academicians' recognition of and engagement in genopolitics as a discrete field of study, and New York Times Magazine included genopolitics in its "Eighth Annual Year in Ideas," noting that the term was originally coined by James Fowler. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • Fallout from the 1986 accident at Ukraine's Chernobyl nuclear power plant may have caused a 30 percent increase in leukemia cases among U.S. children born soon after, a researcher said today. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • results
  • Nonetheless, as these studies were unable to provide satisfying results and explanations for the correlation, interest in it persists in the 21st century. (wikipedia.org)
  • recent studies
  • clarification needed] More recent studies show an interaction between friendships and the dopamine receptor (DRD4) gene that is associated with political ideology. (wikipedia.org)
  • field
  • It was at Stanford that he studied the field of organ transplantation, and decided to make transplant surgery his life's work. (wikipedia.org)
  • birth
  • Because the incidence of triplet births is rare, there are relatively few studies describing triplet birth weight characteristics. (biomedcentral.com)
  • risk
  • Both studies conclude that fundamental factors (such as currency risk, governance structures, legal contracts, liquidity, and taxation) are not sufficient to explain the magnitude of the price deviations. (wikipedia.org)
  • data
  • None had any role in the design, execution, analysis, and interpretation of data, or writing of the study. (springer.com)
  • The study involves secondary data analysis existing survey data. (springer.com)
  • Male
  • In a study of habitat selection by male greater sage grouse in central Montana during breeding season, sagebrush height and canopy cover at 110 daytime feeding and loafing sites of cocks were recorded. (wikipedia.org)
  • Minnesota
  • Beginning in August 1988, a registry was established for all new incident cases of coronary heart disease at the University of Minnesota Hospital and the Ramsey County Hospital. (strokecenter.org)
  • It was founded in 1976 as Women's Art Registry of Minnesota, a feminist artist cooperative. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gatherings in the studios and homes of women artists in the Twin Cities led to the beginning of the Women's Art Registry of Minnesota in the winter of 1973 with the establishment of a slide registry of women artists from Minnesota by Lynn Lockie Warkov and Susan Fiene. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Women's Art Registry of Minnesota was founded as a cooperative by 37 women artists in 1976. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Women's Art Registry of Minnesota continues to hold exhibitions for its members. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many other churches of various denominations designed by the firm still stand in the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota, including Hope Presbyterian Church in Richfield (1954). (wikipedia.org)
  • records
  • By reassessment of the patient records and registry information, the diagnosis of sarcoidosis could be reconfirmed in 49 (61%) patients, i.e. in one more patient than in the initial series 3 . (ersjournals.com)
  • main
  • Froot and Dabora (1999) show that the relative prices of the twin stocks are correlated with the stock indices of the markets on which each of the twins has its main listing. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Mohan Mishra is an Indian physician, known for his studies on Visceral leishmaniasis, (Kala Azar) and its treatment using Amphotericin B, regarded by many as a pioneering attempt. (wikipedia.org)
  • pair
  • 400 g or 15% weight difference) and ADHD (eight or more symptoms) and continuous measures to investigate between- and within-twin pair effects. (biomedsearch.com)
  • year
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study also found that the percentage of all U.S. births to unmarried mothers rose to 38.5 percent last year from 36.9 percent in 2005. (orlandosentinel.com)