Norwegian Twin Registry
The aim of the Norwegian Twin Registry is to provide knowledge about the causes of good or poor health and the causes of disease.
About the Norwegian Twin Registry
The Norwegian Twin Registry aims to create a national and international scientific resource that brings together data, biobank material and competence from all three Norwegian twin panels.
Access to data from Norwegian Twin Registry
The Norwegian Twin Registry (NTR) was established by the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH), Oslo University Hospital and the University of Oslo.
Publications from the Norwegian Twin Registry
The publication list for the Norwegian Twin Registry includes earlier twin studies that are now a part of the Registry.
Nordic twin study highlights familial cancer risk
Having a twin with cancer is associated with a higher risk of the co-twin developing cancer, although not necessarily of the same type.
Cannabis abuse possible cause of psychosis
The risk of developing psychosis is more than tripled for those who abuse cannabis, according to results from a new twin study.