Assessment of a causal relationship between body mass index and atopic dermatitis

Ashley Budu-Aggrey (Lead / Corresponding author), Sarah H. Watkins, Ben Brumpton, Mari Løset, Jess Tyrrell, Ellen H. Modalsli, Gunnhild Åberge Vie, Tom Palmer, Lars G. Fritsche, Jonas Bille Nielsen, Pål Richard Romundstad, George Davey Smith, Bjørn Olav Åsvold, Lavinia Paternoster, Sara J. Brown (Lead / Corresponding author)

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)400-403
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Issue number1
Early online date17 May 2020
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2021


  • Atopic dermatitis
  • body mass index
  • eczema
  • causality
  • genetic risk score
  • obesity
  • Mendelian randomization

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology

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