Journal article

Genetic and Environmental Causes of Variation in the Difference Between Biological Age Based on DNA Methylation and Chronological Age for Middle-Aged Women

Shuai Li, Ee Ming Wong, JiHoon E Joo, Chol-Hee Jung, Jessica Chung, Carmel Apicella, Jennifer Stone, Gillian S Dite, Graham G Giles, Melissa C Southey, John L Hopper

Twin Research and Human Genetics | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2015

Grants

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia


Awarded by Cancer Australia and National Breast Cancer Foundation


Awarded by Kaiser Permanente


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank the twins and sisters who participated in this study. This research was facilitated through the Australian Twin Registry, a national research resource in part supported by a Centre for Research Excellence Grant from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia. This study was supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (grant number 1050561 and 1079102), Cancer Australia and National Breast Cancer Foundation (grant number 509307), and Kaiser Permanente (grant number R01CA168893/115-9278/1278-01). John Hopper is a Senior Principal Research Fellow and Melissa Southey is a Senior Research Fellow of the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia.