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    • Health and function of participants in the Long Life Family Study: A comparison with other cohorts. 

      Newman, Anne B; Glynn, Nancy W; Taylor, Christopher A; Sebastiani, Paola; Perls, Thomas T; Mayeux, Richard; Christensen, Kaare; ... (14 authors) (Aging (Albany NY), 2011-01)
      Individuals from families recruited for the Long Life Family Study (LLFS) (n= 4559) were examined and compared to individuals from other cohorts to determine whether the recruitment targeting longevity resulted in a cohort ...
    • Heritability estimates of endophenotypes of long and health life: the Long Life Family Study. 

      Matteini, Amy M; Fallin, M Daniele; Kammerer, Candace M; Schupf, Nicole; Yashin, Anatoli I; Christensen, Kaare; Arbeev, Konstantin G; ... (11 authors) (J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci, 2010-12)
      BACKGROUND: Identification of gene variants that contribute to exceptional survival may provide critical biologic information that informs optimal health across the life span. METHODS: As part of phenotype development efforts ...