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    • A longitudinal study of epigenetic variation in twins. 

      Wong, Chloe Chung Yi; Caspi, Avshalom; Williams, Benjamin; Craig, Ian W; Houts, Renate; Ambler, Antony; Moffitt, Terrie E; ... (8 authors) (Epigenetics, 2010-08-16)
      DNA methylation is a key epigenetic mechanism involved in the developmental regulation of gene expression. Alterations in DNA methylation are established contributors to inter-individual phenotypic variation and have been ...
    • Disputes over memory ownership: What memories are disputed? 

      Sheen, M; Kemp, S; Rubin, DC (Genes Brain Behav, 2006)
      The ownership of memories is sometimes disputed, particularly by twins. Examination of 77 disputed memories, 71 provided by twins, showed that most of the remembered events are negative and that the disputants appear to ...
    • Influence of host genetics and environment on nasal carriage of staphylococcus aureus in danish middle-aged and elderly twins. 

      Andersen, Paal Skytt; Pedersen, Jacob Krabbe; Fode, Peder; Skov, Robert L; Fowler, Vance G; Stegger, Marc; Christensen, Kaare (J Infect Dis, 2012-10)
      BACKGROUND: Nasal carriage is a major risk factor for Staphylococcus aureus infection. Approximately, one-quarter of adults carry S. aureus. However, the role of host genetics on S. aureus nasal carriage is unknown. METHODS: ...
    • The Danish Twin Registry: linking surveys, national registers, and biological information. 

      Skytthe, Axel; Christiansen, Lene; Kyvik, Kirsten Ohm; Bødker, Frans L; Hvidberg, Lars; Petersen, Inge; Nielsen, Morten MF; ... (14 authors) (Twin Res Hum Genet, 2013-02)
      Over the last 60 years, the resources and the research in the Danish Twin Registry (DTR) have periodically been summarized. Here, we give a short overview of the DTR and a more comprehensive description of new developments ...