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European

125 families r = 0.51

pc ffi

European

Susanne, 197748

Solomon, Thompson, & Rissanen, 198349 Mueller, 197611

Belgium

Finland

United States, United Kingdom, West Europe, East Europe

Cross-sectional

Nuclear

Cross-sectional

Nuclear

Cross-sectional

Nuclear

125 families

2869 individuals

Malina, Mueller, & United States

Holman, 197650 White and black

Garn, Bailey, & Cole, United States 197651

Fischbein, 197752 Sweden

Fischbein and Sweden

Nordqvist, 197853

Byard, Guo, & Roche, United States I99354

Cross-sectional Nuclear Cross-sectional (adopted/biological siblings)

Longitudinal Twins

Longitudinal Twins

(growth curve concordance)

Longitudinal

Nuclear

(height curve parameters)

Towne et al., 199336

United States

Longitudinal Nuclear/extended

(height curve parameters) Age: 0-2 yr

422 black families 384 white families 6726 biological, 504 adoptive parent- offspring pairs 94 MZ 233 DZ 94 MZ 133 DZ

228 families

adopted sib s '"biological sibs

Diabetes 2

Diabetes 2

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