Genetic and environmental factors in associations between infant growth and adult cardiometabolic risk profile in twins
Touwslager, Robbert Nh × Gielen, Marij Mulder, Antonius Lm Gerver, Willem Jm Zimmermann, Luc J Dagnelie, Pieter C Houben, Alfons Jhm Stehouwer, Coen DA Derom, Cathérine Vlietinck, Robert Loos, Ruth JL Zeegers, Maurice P #
Journal of Clinical Nutrition
The American journal of clinical nutrition vol:98 issue:4 pages:994-1001
Accelerated infant growth is associated with an altered, mostly adverse adult cardiometabolic risk profile. The importance of genetic and environmental factors to these associations is unclear.