Go to content
UR Home

DNA methylation patterns reflect individual's lifestyle independent of obesity

Klemp, Ireen ; Hoffmann, Anne ; Müller, Luise ; Hagemann, Tobias ; Horn, Kathrin ; Rohde‐Zimmermann, Kerstin ; Tönjes, Anke ; Thiery, Joachim ; Löffler, Markus ; Burkhardt, Ralph ; Böttcher, Yvonne ; Stumvoll, Michael ; Blüher, Matthias ; Krohn, Knut ; Scholz, Markus ; Baber, Ronny ; Franks, Paul W ; Kovacs, Peter ; Keller, Maria


Objective Obesity is driven by modifiable lifestyle factors whose effects may be mediated by epigenetics. Therefore, we investigated lifestyle effects on blood DNA methylation in participants of the LIFE-Adult study, a well-characterised population-based cohort from Germany. Research design and methods Lifestyle scores (LS) based on diet, physical activity, smoking and alcohol intake were ...


Owner only: item control page
  1. Homepage UR

University Library

Publication Server


Publishing: oa@ur.de
0941 943 -4239 or -69394

Dissertations: dissertationen@ur.de
0941 943 -3904

Research data: datahub@ur.de
0941 943 -5707

Contact persons