Publication

Genetics of healthy ageing

Figarska, S., 2014, [S.l.]: [s.n.]. 221 p.

Research output: ThesisThesis fully internal (DIV)Academic

APA

Figarska, S. (2014). Genetics of healthy ageing. [S.l.]: [s.n.].

Author

Figarska, Sylwia. / Genetics of healthy ageing. [S.l.] : [s.n.], 2014. 221 p.

Harvard

Figarska, S 2014, 'Genetics of healthy ageing', Doctor of Philosophy, University of Groningen, [S.l.].

Standard

Genetics of healthy ageing. / Figarska, Sylwia.

[S.l.] : [s.n.], 2014. 221 p.

Research output: ThesisThesis fully internal (DIV)Academic

Vancouver

Figarska S. Genetics of healthy ageing. [S.l.]: [s.n.], 2014. 221 p.


BibTeX

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title = "Genetics of healthy ageing",
abstract = "Ageing is defined as a decline of physiological functions. Decline of physiological functions ultimately lead to the development of age-related diseases, such a cardiovascular disease (CVD) or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), and in consequence to death. Humans age at different pace; they develop a disease and die at different ages. Among factors influencing human lifespan, genetics seem to play an important role, since the variation in human lifespan is heritable for approximately 30{\%}. This thesis focuses on the genetic factors influencing human all-cause and cause-specific mortality, i.e. cardiovascular and COPD mortality in the general population.",
author = "Sylwia Figarska",
year = "2014",
language = "English",
isbn = "978-90-367-6994-5",
publisher = "[s.n.]",
school = "University of Groningen",

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RIS

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AB - Ageing is defined as a decline of physiological functions. Decline of physiological functions ultimately lead to the development of age-related diseases, such a cardiovascular disease (CVD) or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), and in consequence to death. Humans age at different pace; they develop a disease and die at different ages. Among factors influencing human lifespan, genetics seem to play an important role, since the variation in human lifespan is heritable for approximately 30%. This thesis focuses on the genetic factors influencing human all-cause and cause-specific mortality, i.e. cardiovascular and COPD mortality in the general population.

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