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Clinical Biochemistry; Epidemiology; Genetic Epidemiology; vitamin D

Main research areas

Biomarkers of major diseases and mortality in the general population.

Current interests include the association of vitamin D, obesity, and oxidative stress with major diseases in the general population, eg cardiovascular disease, cancer, and lung diseases.

Current research

The association of vitamin D with disease and mortality using classical and genetic epidemiological designs.

The association of obesity with disease and mortality with respect to changing patterns over time.

Involved in projects investigating the role of oxidative stress in cardiovascular diseases, cancer and lung diseases.

The epidemiology of lung diseases in the general population. 

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