ALSPAC


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AcronymDefinition
ALSPACAvon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
ALSPACAvon Longitudinal Study of Pregnancy and Childhood (now Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children)
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None of the six FDR-significant CpGs identified as differentially methylated in relation to prenatal [PM.sub.10] in our discovery meta-analysis sample of 1,949 newborns could be replicated in the 688 newborns of the ALSPAC study (Table 2).
This book describes the work carried out by the Ethics and Law Committee of the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC), a longitudinal birth cohort study in England in the 1990s, particularly how the core ethical principles were established by the committee at a time when there were no guidelines for ethical governance of such studies and health policies evolved as the study progressed and became more complex as the children grew up and the interest and understanding of the ethics of such studies developed and advanced in academia, politics, and other areas.
ALSPAC women also provided a blood sample at a follow-up clinic 18 years after pregnancy, around the same time that they completed the questions on RA diagnosis.
The study, which involved almost 9,000 mother and child pairs, used data from a world-leading birth cohort study, the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC), also known as 'Children of the 90s'.
Golding, and ALSPAC Study team, "Distribution of accidents, injuries, and illnesses by family type," Pediatrics, vol.
Parental suicide attempt and offspring self-harm and suicidal thoughts: Results from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC) birth cohort.