Funding for this research was provided by:
British Heart Foundation (SSCM SJ1429)
Medical Research Council (MC_UU_00011/1, MC_UU_00011/4, MC_UU_00011/5)
Health Data Research UK (MR/S003886/1)
Received: 5 November 2018
Accepted: 8 January 2019
First Online: 31 January 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All procedures were ethically approved by the ALSPAC ethics and Law Committee and the Local Research Ethics Committees. Written informed consent was obtained from all participants. We were granted access to ALSPAC data under project B2965 “Evaluating the causal effect of gene expression on cardiovascular function” (04/10/2017). The research was conducted in accordance with the declaration of Helsinki.
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