Journal article

Adult digit ratio (2D:4D) is not related to umbilical cord androgen or estrogen concentrations, their ratios or net bioactivity

Lauren P Hollier, Jeffrey A Keelan, Esha SL Jamnadass, Murray T Maybery, Martha Hickey, Andrew JO Whitehouse

Early Human Development | ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD | Published : 2015


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Awarded by NHMRC

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors are extremely grateful to the study participants and their families, as well as the whole Raine Study Team, which includes the cohort manager, data manager and data collection researchers. The authors would also like to acknowledge the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research (TICHR) for their long-term contribution to funding the Raine study over the last 20 years. The androgen analysis was funded by Australian Rotary Health. Core Management of the Raine study has been funded by the University of Western Australia (UWA), Curtin University, the UWA Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, the Raine Medical Research Foundation, TICHR, and the Women's and Infants Research Foundation. AJOW is funded by a Career Development Fellowship (#1004065) from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC). MH is funded by a Practitioner Fellowship from the NHMRC (#1058935). JAK is funded by the Women and Infants' Research Foundation.