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Author: Neil M Davies

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Mendelian randomisation for mediation analysis: current methods and challenges for implementation

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PHESANT: a tool for performing automated phenome scans in UK Biobank

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Genetic analysis identifies molecular systems and biological pathways associated with household income

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The Causal Effects of Education on Health, Mortality, Cognition, Well-being, and Income in the UK Biobank

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Searching for the causal effects of BMI in over 300 000 individuals, using Mendelian randomization

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Population phenomena inflate genetic associations of complex social traits

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Within-family studies for Mendelian randomization: avoiding dynastic, assortative mating, and population stratification biases

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Mendelian randomization: a novel approach for the prediction of adverse drug events and drug repurposing opportunities

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Alcohol consumption and mate choice in UK Biobank: comparing observational and Mendelian randomization estimates

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An epigenome-wide association study of educational attainment (n = 10,767)

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Selection bias in instrumental variable analyses

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The effect of education on adult mortality, health, and income: triangulating across genetic and policy reforms

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Education, intelligence and Alzheimer's disease: Evidence from a multivariable two-sample Mendelian randomization study

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Power calculator for instrumental variable analysis in pharmacoepidemiology

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Software Application Profile: mrrobust - A Tool For Performing Two-Sample Summary Mendelian Randomization Analyses

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The molecular genetics of participation in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children

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Examining the genetic influences of educational attainment and the validity of value-added measures of progress

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Can education be personalised using pupils' genetic data?

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Repurposing antihypertensive drugs for the prevention of Alzheimer's disease: a Mendelian Randomization study

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Cleft lip/palate and educational attainment: cause, consequence, or correlation? A Mendelian randomization study

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What explains the effect of education on cardiovascular disease? Applying Mendelian randomization to identify the consequences of education inequality

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Using genetic instruments to estimate interactions in Mendelian Randomization studies

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Investigating the longitudinal consistency and genetic architecture of non-cognitive skills, and their relation to educational attainment

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Schizophrenia risk and reproductive success: A Mendelian randomization study.

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Comparison of antihypertensive drug classes for dementia prevention

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Testing the causal effects between subjective wellbeing and physical health using Mendelian randomisation

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The causal effect of adiposity on hospital costs: Mendelian Randomization analysis of over 300,000 individuals from the UK Biobank

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