1 Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Biodemography, Department of Public Health, Det Sundhedsvidenskabelige Fakultet, SDU2 The Danish Twin Registry, Department of Public Health, Det Sundhedsvidenskabelige Fakultet, SDU3 Danish Aging Research Center, Department of Public Health, Det Sundhedsvidenskabelige Fakultet, SDU4 Human Genetics, Department of Clinical Research, Det Sundhedsvidenskabelige Fakultet, SDU5 School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol, UK.6 MRC University Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing, University College London, UK.7 Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, UK.8 Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK.9 University of Glasgow10 University of Southampton11 Department of Geriatric and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Italy.12 Ghent University13 Molekylær Medicinsk Forsk.enhed14 Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency, British Columbia, Canada.15 Department of Physics16 University og Edinburgh17 Medical Research Council/Chief Scientist Office Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK.18 Department of Epidemiology, Center for Integrative Approaches to Health Disparities, University of Michigan, United States.19 University of Washington20 University of Utah21 Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, School of Medicine, Kyungpook National University Daegu, Republic of Korea.22 Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, United States.23 The Center of Human Development and Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, United States.24 University of British Columbia25 Department of Anatomy, Liaoning Medical University, Liaoning Province, People's Republic of China.26 Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Kyushu University, Oita, Japan.27 King's College London28 Division of Hypertension and Cardiovascular Rehabilitation, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leuven, Belgium.29 Institut for International Sundhed, Immunologi og30 University of Umeaa31 University of Calgary32 The Chinese University of Hong Kong33 University Medical Center Groningen34 Eugene McDermott Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, United States.35 National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, United States.36 School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol, UK. Electronic address: Y.Ben-Shlomo@bristol.ac.uk.37 unknown38 Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Biodemography, Department of Public Health, Det Sundhedsvidenskabelige Fakultet, SDU
Systematic review and meta-analysis
It is widely believed that females have longer telomeres than males, although results from studies have been contradictory.
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Epidemiology; Gender; Measurement methods; Systematic review and meta-analysis; Telomere length