A1 Journal article (refereed)
Genetic and environmental effects on body mass index during adolescence: a prospective study among Finnish twins (2009)


Lajunen, H.-R., Kaprio, J., Keski-Rahkonen, A., Rose, R., Pulkkinen, L., Rissanen, A., & Silvennoinen, K. (2009). Genetic and environmental effects on body mass index during adolescence: a prospective study among Finnish twins. International Journal of Obesity, 33(5), 559-567. https://doi.org/10.1038/ijo.2009.51


JYU authors or editors


Publication details

All authors or editors: Lajunen, Hanna-Reetta; Kaprio, Jaakko; Keski-Rahkonen, Anna; Rose, Richard; Pulkkinen, Lea; Rissanen, Aila; Silvennoinen, Karri

Journal or series: International Journal of Obesity

Publication year: 2009

Volume: 33

Issue number: 5

Pages range: 559-567

Publication country: United Kingdom

Publication language: English

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/ijo.2009.51

Publication open access: Not open

Publication channel open access:

Publication is parallel published (JYX): https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/65642


Keywords: youth; twins; body mass index; genetics

Free keywords: adolescent; growth and development; sex-specific effects

Fields of science:


Contributing organizations


Ministry reporting: Yes

Preliminary JUFO rating: Not rated


Last updated on 2021-16-07 at 10:49