Journal article

The Peri/Postnatal Epigenetic Twins Study (PETS)

Yuk Jing Loke, Boris Novakovic, Miina Ollikainen, Euan M Wallace, Mark P Umstad, Michael Permezel, Ruth Morley, Anne-Louise Ponsonby, Lavinia Gordon, John C Galati, Richard Saffery, Jeffrey M Craig

Twin Research and Human Genetics | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2013

Grants

Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council


Awarded by Bonnie Babes Foundation


Awarded by Financial Markets Foundation for Children


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank all of the families who participated in the PETS study; our tireless research assistants, Sarah Healy, Tina Vaiano, Nicole Brooks, Jennifer Foord, Sheila Holland, Ann Krastev, and Joanne Mockler; Anna Czajko, Mandy Parkinson-Bates, Hong Kiat Ng, Nur Khairunnisa Abdul Aziz, and Noha Ahmed Nasef for technical assistance; bioinformaticians Gordon Smyth, Alicia Oshlack, Katrina Bell, and Katherine Smith; phlebotomists Bernie McCudden, Judith Spottswood, Erin Hill, and staff from Royal Childrens Hospital Pathology Collection; and Geraldine McIlroy and Hien Nguyen for their administrative assistance. This work was supported by grants from the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (grant numbers 437015 and 607358 to JC, and RS), the Bonnie Babes Foundation (grant number BBF20704 to EJ), the Sigrid Juselius Foundation (to MO), the Academy of Finland (to MO), the Finnish Cultural Foundation (to MO), the Financial Markets Foundation for Children (grant no. 032-2007), and by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program.