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The Swedish Multi-generation Register.

Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.
Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.) (Impact Factor: 1.29). 01/2011; 675:215-20. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-59745-423-0_10
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ABSTRACT The Swedish Multi-generation Register consists of data of more than nine million individuals, with information available on mothers in 97% and on fathers in 95% of index persons. Index persons are confined to those born from 1932 onwards and those alive on January 1, 1961. This register is a unique resource but is still underutilized.

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