Journal article

High serum glucose levels are associated with a higher perceived age

Raymond Noordam, David A Gunn, Cyrena C Tomlin, Andrea B Maier, Simon P Mooijaart, P Eline Slagboom, Rudi GJ Westendorp, Anton JM de Craen, Diana van Heemst

AGE | SPRINGER | Published : 2013

Grants

Awarded by Innovation Oriented Research Program on Genomics (SenterNovem)


Awarded by Netherlands Genomics Initiative/Netherlands Organization for scientific research (NGI/NWO)


Awarded by EU


Awarded by Netherlands Genomics Initiative


Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to thank all participants, the secretary staff (Meriam H.G.F. van der Star and Ellen H.M. Bemer-Oorschot), and the research nurse (Corrie Groenendijk) for their valuable contribution to this study. We would also like to thank Chris Griffiths, Sharon Catt, Tamara Griffiths, and Stephanie Ogden for generating the photo-damage scores and Peter Murray for calculating the mean perceived ages. This study was funded by the Innovation Oriented Research Program on Genomics (SenterNovem; IGE01014 and IGE5007), the Centre for Medical Systems Biology (CMSB), the Netherlands Genomics Initiative/Netherlands Organization for scientific research (NGI/NWO; 05040202 and 050-060-810.NCHA), Unilever PLC, and the EU-funded Network of Excellence Lifespan (FP6 036894). P. Eline Slagboom is supported by an unrestricted grant from the Netherlands Genomics Initiative (NCHA 050-060-810).