Genetic instruments for Mendelian Randomization analyses of childhood and adult BMI

  • Sizheng Zhao (Creator)
  • John Bowes (Creator)
  • Anne Barton (Creator)
  • George Davey Smith (Creator)
  • Tom G. Richardson (Creator)



This file lists variants used as instrumental variables for the manuscript "Separating the effects of childhood and adult body size on inflammatory arthritis: a Mendelian randomisation study". We selected independent (linkage disequilibrium threshold of r2
Date made available20 Jun 2022
PublisherUniversity of Manchester Figshare


  • BMI
  • body size
  • childhood
  • mendelian randomisation
  • instrumental variable
  • Single nucleotide polymorphism

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