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Ancillary activities

  • Int. Socity for Twin Studies | USA | Lid | 1983-01-01 - present
  • K. Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen | Haarlem | Lid | 2002-01-01 - present
  • KNAW | Amsterdam | Lid | 2002-01-01 - present
  • Avond van Wetenschap en Maatschappij | Amsterdam | Bestuurslid | 2006-01-01 - present
  • Gezondheidsraad/ beraadsgroep genetica | Den Haag | lid | 2008-01-01 - present
  • Engage Steering Board Publication An | Engeland | Unknown | 2009-01-01 - present
  • Heineken Young Scientists Award | Amsterdam | Unknown | 2010-01-01 - present
  • Behavior Genetics Association | USA | Lid | 2014-01-02 - present

Ancillary activities are updated daily

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Research Output 1985 2020

A characterization of cis- and trans-heritability of RNA-Seq-based gene expression

BIOS Consortium, Feb 2020, In : European Journal of Human Genetics.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Gene Expression
Genome-Wide Association Study

Harmonizing behavioral outcomes across studies, raters, and countries: application to the genetic analysis of aggression in the ACTION Consortium

Luningham, J. M., Hendriks, A. M., Krapohl, E., Fung Ip, H., van Beijsterveldt, C. E. M., Lundström, S., Vuoksimaa, E., Korhonen, T., Lichtenstein, P., Plomin, R., Pulkkinen, L., Rose, R. J., Kaprio, J., Bartels, M., Boomsma, D. I. & Lubke, G. H., 16 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Gene-Environment Interaction

Heritability estimates for 361 blood metabolites across 40 genome-wide association studies

BBMRI Metabolomics Consortium, 7 Jan 2020, In : Nature Communications. 11, 1, p. 39

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Genome-Wide Association Study

Heritability of cortisol production and metabolism throughout adolescence: a twin study

van Keulen, B. J., Dolan, C. V., Andrew, R., Walker, B. R., Hulshoff Pol, H. E., Boomsma, D. I., Rotteveel, J. & Finken, M. J. J., Feb 2020, In : The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 105, 2, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Twin Studies

Integration of epidemiologic, pharmacologic, genetic and gut microbiome data in a drug-metabolite atlas

Liu, J., Lahousse, L., Nivard, M. G., Bot, M., Chen, L., van Klinken, J. B., Thesing, C. S., Beekman, M., van den Akker, E. B., Slieker, R. C., Waterham, E., van der Kallen, C. J. H., de Boer, I., Li-Gao, R., Vojinovic, D., Amin, N., Radjabzadeh, D., Kraaij, R., Alferink, L. J. M., Murad, S. D. & 29 othersUitterlinden, A. G., Willemsen, G., Pool, R., Milaneschi, Y., van Heemst, D., Suchiman, H. E. D., Rutters, F., Elders, P. J. M., Beulens, J. W. J., van der Heijden, A. A. W. A., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., Arts, I. C. W., Onderwater, G. L. J., van den Maagdenberg, A. M. J. M., Mook-Kanamori, D. O., Hankemeier, T., Terwindt, G. M., Stehouwer, C. D. A., Geleijnse, J. M., 't Hart, L. M., Slagboom, P. E., van Dijk, K. W., Zhernakova, A., Fu, J., Penninx, B. W. J. H., Boomsma, D. I., Demirkan, A., Stricker, B. H. C. & van Duijn, C. M., Jan 2020, In : Nature Medicine. 26, 1, p. 110-117 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Pharmaceutical Preparations
Nuclear magnetic resonance
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors

Activities 1988 2017

The results of the ACTION Project on twins (Keynote lecture)

D.I. Boomsma (Speaker)
27 Oct 2017

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Family based association analyses

D.I. Boomsma (Speaker)
7 Mar 2017

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Amsterdam Public Health (Organisational unit)

D.I. Boomsma (Member)
2017 → …

Activity: MembershipAcademic

Keynote molecule to mind

D.I. Boomsma (Speaker)
25 Sep 2017

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic


Dobzhansky Award

D.I. Boomsma (Recipient), 1 Jul 2013


Erepromotie Prof.dr. L.J. Eaves

D.I. Boomsma (Recipient), 20 Oct 2000


Medical Genetics

James Shield Award

D.I. Boomsma (Recipient), 2002


life (durability)

Press / Media

CBS en VU: vooruitgang boeken door samenwerking

D.I. Boomsma


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Other

Eindelijk ontdekt: tweeling-genen

D.I. Boomsma & Hamdi Mbarek


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Other

Eindelijk opgespoord: twee tweelinggenen

D.I. Boomsma & Hamdi Mbarek


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Other

Anders uniek

D.I. Boomsma


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities