Funding for this research was provided by:
Academy of Finland (134309, 126925, 121584, 124282, 129378, 117787, 41071, 286284 and 322098)
academy of finland (285902, 330809 and 338395)
the Social Insurance Institution of Finland
Tampere University Hospital Medical Funds (9X047, 9S054, and 9AB059)
Tampere University Hospital Medical Funds (X51001)
Kuopio, Tampere, and Turku University Hospital Medical Funds
Juho Vainion Säätiö
Paavo Nurmen Säätiö
Emil Aaltosen Säätiö
Yrjö Jahnssonin Säätiö
Signe ja Ane Gyllenbergin Säätiö
the Tampere University Hospital Supporting Foundation
the Finnish Society of Clinical Chemistry
Horizon 2020 (755320)
Horizon 2020 (848146)
European Research Council (742927)
Foundation of Clinical Chemistry
Laboratoriolääketieteen edistämissäätiö sr.
the Paulo Foundation
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt, Helmholtz Zentrum München
German Federal Ministry of Education and Research
State of Bavaria
German Research Foundation (WA 4081/1-1)
Joint Programming Initiative A healthy diet for a healthy life (01EA1902A)
Received: 7 April 2021
Accepted: 13 July 2021
First Online: 22 July 2021
: All YFS and KORA participants gave an informed consent, and the study was conducted according to the principles of the Declaration of Helsinki. The YFS has been approved by the 1st ethical committee of the Hospital District of Southwest Finland on September 21st, 2010, and by local ethical committees (1st Ethical Committee of the Hospital District of Southwest Finland, Regional Ethics Committee of the Expert Responsibility area of Tampere University Hospital, Helsinki University Hospital Ethical Committee of Medicine, Research Ethics Committee of the Northern Savo Hospital District, and Ethics Committee of the Northern Ostrobothnia Hospital District) and KORA by the ethics committee of the Bavarian Chamber of Physicians, Munich. The iPSC study was approved by the Ethical Committee of Pirkanmaa Hospital District and patients donating skin biopsies signed an informed consent after receiving both an oral and a written description of the study.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.