Journal article

Genetic and environmental effects on body mass index from infancy to the onset of adulthood: an individual-based pooled analysis of 45 twin cohorts participating in the COllaborative project of Development of Anthropometrical measures in Twins (CODATwins) study

Karri Silventoinen, Aline Jelenkovic, Reijo Sund, Yoon-Mi Hur, Yoshie Yokoyama, Chika Honda, Jacob vB Hjelmborg, Soren Moller, Syuichi Ooki, Sari Aaltonen, Fuling Ji, Feng Ning, Zengchang Pang, Esther Rebato, Andreas Busjahn, Christian Kandler, Kimberly J Saudino, Kerry L Jang, Wendy Cozen, Amie E Hwang Show all

The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2016

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Funding Acknowledgements

This study was conducted within the CODATwins project (Academy of Finland #266592). Support for participating twin projects: The Boston University Twin Project is funded by grants R01 HD068435 and R01 MH062375 from the NIH to KS. California Twin Program was supported by The California Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program grants 7RT-0134H, 8RT-0107H, and 6RT-0354H and by NIH grant 1R01ESO15150-01. Chinese National Twin Registry is funded by Special Fund for Health Scientific Research in the Public Welfare (Project No: 201502006), China. Colorado Twin Registry is funded by NIDA funded center grant DA011015, and Longitudinal Twin Study HD10333; BMH is supported by to 5T32DA017637-11. Danish Twin Registry is supported by the National Program for Research Infrastructure 2007 from the Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation, The Research Council for Health and Disease, the Velux Foundation and the US NIH grant P01 AG08761. Since its origin the East Flanders Prospective Survey has been partly supported by grants from the Fund of Scientific Research, Flanders and Twins, a nonprofit Association for Scientific Research in Multiple Births (Belgium). Data collection and analyses in Finnish twin cohorts have been supported by ENGAGE-European Network for Genetic and Genomic Epidemiology, FP7-HEALTH-F4-2007, grant agreement 201413; National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism grants AA-12502, AA-00145, and AA-09203 to RJR; the Academy of Finland Center of Excellence in Complex Disease Genetics grants 213506 and 129680; and the Academy of Finland grants 100499, 205585, 118555, 141054, 265240, 263278, and 264146 to JK. KS is supported by Osaka University's International Joint Research Promotion Program. Gemini was supported by a grant from Cancer Research UK (C1418/A7974). Waves 1-3 of Genesis 12-19 were funded by the W T Grant Foundation, the University of London Central Research fund and Medical Research Council Training Fellowship grant G81/343 and Career Development Award G120/635 to TCE. Wave 4 was supported by the Economic and Social Research Council grant RES-000-22-2206 and the Institute of Social Psychiatry (06/07-11) to AMG, who was also supported at that time by a Leverhulme Research Fellowship grant RF/2/RFG/2008/0145. Wave 5 was supported by funding to AMG from Goldsmiths, University of London, United Kingdom. Guangzhou Twin Eye Study is supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China grant 81125007. Anthropometric measurements of the Hungarian twins were supported by Medexpert Ltd., Budapest, Hungary. Longitudinal Israeli Study of Twins was funded by the Starting Grant 240994 from the European Research Council to AK. The Michigan State University Twin Registry has been supported by Michigan State University, as well as grants R01-MH081813, R01-MH0820-54, R01-MH092377-02, R21-MH070542-01, and R03-MH63851-01 from the National Institute of Mental Health, R01-HD066040 from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute for Child Health and Human Development, and 11-SPG-2518 from the MSU Foundation. The NAS-NRC Twin Registry acknowledges financial support from NIH grant R21 AG039572. Netherlands Twin Register acknowledges the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research and MagW/ZonMW grants 904-61-090, 985-10-002, 912-10-020, 904-61-193,480-04-004, 463-06-001, 451-04-034, and 400-05-717, Addiction-31160008, Middelgroot-911-09-032, Spinozapremie 56-464- 14192; VU University's Institute for Health and Care Research; the European Research Council grant 230374; and the Avera Institute, Sioux Falls, SD.PETS was supported by the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council grant 437015 and 607358 to JC and RS, the Bonnie Babes Foundation grant BBF20704 to JMC, the Financial Markets Foundation for Children grant 032-2007 to JMC, and by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program. Madeira data comes from the following project: Genetic and environmental influences on physical activity, fitness and health: the Madeira family study Project reference: POCI/DES/56834/2004 Founded by the Portuguese agency for research (The Foundation for Science and Technology). The Quebec Newborn Twin Study acknowledges financial support from the Fonds Quebecois de la Recherche sur la Societe et la Culture, the Fonds de la Recherche en Sante du Quebec, the Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada, the National Health Research Development Program, the Canadian Institutes for Health Research, Sainte-Justine Hospital's Research Center, and the Canada Research Chair Program (MB). South Korea Twin Registry is supported by National Research Foundation of Korea grant NRF-371-2011-1 B00047. The Texas Twin Project is currently funded by grants AA023322 and HD081437 from the NIH. The Twins Early Development Study is supported by program grant G0901245 from the UK Medical Research Council and the work on obesity in the Twins Early Development Study is supported in part by the UK Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council grant 31/D19086. SYO and FA are supported by Kirikkale University Research grant KKU 2009/43 and TUBITAK grant 114C117. TwinsUK was funded by European Community's Seventh Framework Programme grant FP7/2007-2013. The study also receives support from the National Institute for Health Research BioResource Clinical Research Facility and Biomedical Research Centre based at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and King's College London, United Kingdom. The University of Southern California Twin Study is funded by the National Institute of Mental Health grant R01 MH58354. University of Washington Twin Registry was supported in part by grant NIH RC2 HL103416 (D and PI). The West Japan Twins and Higher Order Multiple Births Registry was supported by Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) grant 15H05105 from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.