At the Population Research Unit (PRU) we study health and mortality, population ageing, social disadvantage, and family dynamics. We use extensive register data as well as genetically informed clinical and survey data, and their combinations. Our main interest lies in accumulation of social and health disadvantage across the life course, within families, and across generations.
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New preprint: A distributional approach of measuring social differences in mortality. With incredible coauthors 🙇‍… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A recently published study examines the direct and indirect effects of low childhood income on risk of self-harm an… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Better educated women have lower fertility, but there is notable regional variation in Europe. The steepest gradien… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Education and polygenetic risk score for coronary heart disease (CHD) predict CHD events independently. jech.bmj.com/cgi/content/fu…

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