New insights into ending chronic disease.

MAJOR ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

Practical Epidemiology

Barker DJP
Churchill Livingstone
1st edition 1973; 2nd edition 1976
3rd edition 1982; 4th edition 1990

Epidemiology in Medical Practice

Barker DJP and Rose G
Churchill Livingstone
1st edition 1976; 2nd edition 1979
3rd edition 1983; 4th edition 1990, 5th edition 1997

Epidemiology for the Uninitiated

Rose G and Barker DJP
BMJ Books
1st edition 1979; 2nd edition 1986
3rd edition 1993

Atlas of Mortality from Selected Diseases
In England and Wales 1968-1978

Gardner MJ, Winter PD and Barker DJP
John Wiley and Sons
1st Edition 1984

The Fetal and Infant Origins of Adult Disease

Barker DJP
BMJ Books
1st Edition 1992

Mothers, Babies and Health in Later Life

Barker DJP
Churchill Livingstone
1st Edition 1994, 2nd edition 1998

Fetal Programming:
Influences on Development and Disease in Later Life

Edited by Barker DJP
NIH Monograph Series
Marcel Dekker
2000

Fetal Origins of Cardiovascular and Lung Diseases

Edited by Barker DJP
RCOG Press
1998

Type 2 Diabetes: The Thrifty Phenotype

Edited by Barker DJP
Oxford University Press
2001

The Placenta and Developmental Programming

Edited by GJ Burton, Barker DJP, A Moffett, K Thornburg
Cambridge University Press
2011

MAJOR REFEREED PAPERS

Infant mortality, childhood nutrition and ischaemic heart disease in England and Wales

Barker DJP, Osmond C.
Lancet 1986;i:1077.

The rise and fall of Western diseases

Barker DJP
Nature 1989;338:371-2.

Weight in infancy and death from ischaemic heart disease

Barker DJP, Osmond C, Winter PD, Margetts BM, Simmonds SJ
Lancet 1989;2-577-80

Fetal and infant growth and Impaired glucose tolerance at age 64 years

Hales CN, Barker DJP, Clark PMS, Cox LJ, Fall C, Osmond C, Winter PD
British Medical Journal 1991;3003:1019-22

Fetal nutrition and cardiovascular disease in adult life

Barker DJP, Gluckman PD, Godfrey KM, Harding JE, Owens JA, Robinson JS
Lancet 1993;341:938-941

Fetal origins of coronary heart disease

Barker DJP
British Medical Journal 1995;311:171-174

Fetal growth and coronary heart disease in South India

Stein CE, Fall CHD, Kumaran K, Osmond C, Cox V, Barker DJP
Lancet 1996;348:1269-73

Glucose tolerance in adults after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine

Ravelli ACJ, van der Meulan JHP, Michels RPJ, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Hales CN, Bleker OP
Int Journal of Epidemiology 2002;31:1235-1239

Effects on infant birth weight and maternal body mass index in pregnancy on components of insulin resistance syndrome in China

Mi Jie, Law C, Zhang K-L, Osmond C, Stein C, Barker DJP
Ann Intern Med 2000;132:253-260.

Fetal origins of adult disease: strength of effects and biological basis

Barker DJP, Eriksson JG, Forsen T, Osmond C
Int Journal of Epidemiology 2002;31:1235-1239

Early adiposity rebound in childhood and risk of type 2 diabetes in adult life

Erikkson JG, Forsen T, Tuomilehto J, Osmond C, Barker DJP
Diabetolgia 2003;46:190-194

Developmental plasticity an human health

Bateson P, Barker DJP, Clutton-Brock T, Deb D, D’Udine B, Foley RA, Gluckman P, Godfrey K, Kirkland T, Mirazoin Lahr M, McNamara J, Metcalfe NB, Monaghan P, Spencer HG, Sultan SE
Nature 2004;430:419-421

Trajectories of growth among children who later develop coronary heart disease or its risk factors

Barker DJP, Osmond C, Forsén TJ, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG
New England Journal of Medicine 2005;353:1802-9

Patterns of growth among children who later develop type 2 diabetes or its risk factors

Eriksson JG, Osmond C, Kajantie E, Forsén TJ, Barker DJP
Diabetolgia 2006;49:2853-2858

Maternal and social origins of hypertension

Barker DJ, Osmond C, Forsén TJ, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG
Hypertension 2007;50(3):565-571

A possible link between the pubertal growth of girls and breast cancer in their daughters

Barker DJ, Osmond C, Thornburg KL, Kajantie E, Forsén TJ, Eriksson JG
American Journal of Human Biology 2008;20:127-131

Changes in placental size during Ramadan

Alwasel SH, Abotalib Z, Aljarallah JS, Osmond C, Alkharaz SM, Alhazza IM, Badr G, Barker DJ
Placenta 2010;31:607-10

The prenatal origins of lung cancer. I. The fetus

Eriksson JG, Thornburg KL, Osmond C, Kajantie E, Barker DJ
American Journal of Human Biology 2010;22:508-511

The prenatal origins of lung cancer. II. The placenta

Barker DJ, Thornburg KL, Osmond C, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG
American Journal of Human Biology 2010;22:512-6

REFEREED PAPERS SINCE 2000

Early growth, adult income and risk of stroke.

Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Tuomilehto MD, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Stroke 2000;31:869-874.

Fetal growth and early postnatal growth are related to blood pressure in adults.

Cheung YB, Low L, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Karlberg J.
J Hypertension 2000;36:795-800.

Infant feeding and adult glucose tolerance, lipid profile, obesity and blood pressure. The Dutch famine birth cohort study.

Ravelli ACJ, van der Meulen JHP, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Bleker OP.
Archives of Disease in Childhood 2000;82:248- 252.

Body size at birth and blood pressure among children in developing countries.

Law CM, Egger P, Dada O, Delgado H, Kylberg E, Lavin P, Tang G-H, von Hertzen H, Shiell AW, Barker DJP.
Int J Epidemiol 2000;29:52-59.

Effects of infant birthweight and maternal body mass index in pregnancy on components of the insulin resistance syndrome in China.

Mi Jie, Law C, Zhang K-L, Osmond C, Stein C, Barker DJP.
Ann Intern Med 2000;132:253-260.

Low birthweight predicts elevated plasma cortisol concentrations in adults from three populations.

Phillips DIW, Walker BR, Reynolds RM, Flanagan DEH, Wood PJ, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Whorwood CB.
Hypertension. 2000;35:1301-1306.

Diet in late pregnancy and the offspring glucose-insulin metabolism 40 years later.

Shiell AW, Campbell DM, Hall MH, Barker DJP.
British Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2000;107:890-895.

Atopy, lung function, and obstructive airways disease after prenatal exposure to famine.

Lopuhaa CE, Roseboom TJ, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Ravelli ACJ, Bleker OP, van der Zee JS, van der Meulen JHP.
Thorax 2000;55:555-561.

Fetal, infant and childhood growth are predictors of coronary heart disease, diabetes and hypertension in adult men and women.

Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Environmental Health Perspectives 2000;108, Supp 3:545-553.

The fetal and childhood growth of persons who develop Type 2 diabetes.

Forsén T, Eriksson J, Tuomilehto J, Reunanen A, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Ann Intern Med 2000;133:176-182.

Association of schizophrenia with low maternal body mass index, small size at birth and thinness during childhood.

Wahlbeck K, Forsén T, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Eriksson JG.
The Archives of General Psychiatry 2001;58:48-52.

Fetal programming and adult health.

Godfrey KM, Barker DJP.
Public Health Nutrition;2001;4(2B):611-624.

Adult survival after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine 1944-45

Roseboom TJ, van der Meulen JHP, Michels RPJ, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Hales CN, Bleker OP.
Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 2001;15:220-225.

Plasma lipid profile after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine.

Roseboom TJ, van der Meulen JHP, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Ravelli ACJ, Bleker OP.
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2000;72:1101-1106.

Plasma fibrinogen and factor VII concentrations in adults after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine.

Roseboom TJ, van der Meulen JHP, Ravelli ACJ, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Bleker OP.
British Journal of Haematology 2000;111:112-117.

Coronary heart disease in adults after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine.

Roseboom TJ, van der Meulen JHP, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Ravelli ACJ, Schroeder-Tanka JM, van Montfrans GA, Michels RPJ, Bleker OP.
Heart 2000;84:595-598.

Fetal and childhood growth and hypertension in adult life.

Eriksson J, Forsén T, Tuomilehto J, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Hypertension 2000;36:790-794.

Fetal nutrition and adult disease

Godfrey KM, Barker DJP.
Am J Clin Nutr 2000;71(supple):1344S-1352S.

Maternal nutrition during gestation and adult blood pressure.

Roseboom TJ, van der Meulen JHP, van Montfrans GA, Ravelli ACJ, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Bleker OP.
Journal of Hypertension 2001;19:29-34.

Birthweight and the risk of depressive disorder in late life.

Thompson C, Syddall H, Rodin I, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
British Journal of Psychiatry 2001;179:450-455.

Prenatal growth and subsequent marital status: longitudinal study.

Phillips DIW, Handelsman DJ, Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
British Medical Journal 2001;322:771.

Early growth and coronary heart disease in later life: longitudinal study.

Osmond C, Barker DJP, Eriksson JG, Forsén T.
British Medical Journal 2001;323:572-573. (letter)

Early growth and coronary heart disease in later life: longitudinal study.

Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Osmond, C, Barker DJP.
British Medical Journal 2001;322:949-953.

Size at birth, childhood growth and obesity in adult life.

Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Osmond, C, Barker DJP.
International Journal of Obesity 2001;25:735-740.

Tallness and overweight during childhood have opposing effects on breast cancer risk.

Hilakivi-Clarke L, Forsén T, Eriksson JG, Luoto R, Tuomilheto J, Osmond, C, Barker DJP.
British Journal of Cancer 2001;85(11):1680-1684.

Size at birth and resilience to effects of poor living conditions in adult life: longitudinal study.

Barker DJP, Forsén T, Uutela A, Osmond C, Eriksson JG.
British Medical Journal 2001;323:1273-1276.

Maternal height, childhood growth and risk of hip fracture in later life: a longitudinal study.

Cooper C, Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Osmond C, Tuomilehto J, Barker DJP.
Osteoporosis Int 2001;12:623-629.

Effects of altitude versus economic status on birthweight and body shape at birth.

Giussani DA, Phillips PS, Anstee S, Barker DJP.
Pediatr Res 2001;49:490-494.

Effects of prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine on adult disease in later life: an overview.

Roseboom TJ, van der Meulen JH, Ravelli AC, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Bleker OP.
Molecular and cellular Endocrinology 2001;185:93-98.

High-meat, low-carbohydrate diet in pregnancy: relation to adult blood pressure in the offspring.

Shiell AW, Campbell-Brown M, Haselden S, Robinson S, Godfrey KM, Barker DJP.
Hypertension 2001;38:1282-1288.

Associations between childhood living circumstances and schizophrenia: a population-based cohort study.

Wahlbeck K, Osmond C, Forsén T, Barker DJP, Eriksson JG.
Acta Psychiatr Scand 2001:104;356-360.

Effects of prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine on adult disease in later life: an overview.

Roseboom TJ, van der Meulin JHP, Ravelli ACJ, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Bleker OP.
Twin Research 2001;5:293-298.

Associations between birth weight and antihypertensive medication in black and white Medicaid recipients.

Lackland DT, Egan BM, Syddall HE, Barker DJP.
Hypertension 2002;39:179-783.

Size at birth, fat-free mass and resting metabolic rate in adult life.

Eriksson J, Forsén T, Tuomilehto J, Osmond C, Barker D.
Horm Metab Res 2002;34:72-76.

Effects of size at birth and childhood growth on the insulin resistance syndrome in elderly individuals.

Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Tuomilehto J, Jaddoe VWV, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Diabetologia 2002;45:342-348.

Size at birth, gestational age and cortisol secretion in adult life: fetal programming of both hyper and hypocortisolism?

Kajantie E, Phillips DIW, Andersson S, Barker DJP, Dunkel L, Forsén T, Osmond C, Tuominen J, Wood P, Eriksson JG.
Clinical Endocrinology 2002;57:635-641.

The effects of the Pro12Ala polymorphism of the peroxisome proliferator – activated receptor-γ2 gene on insulin sensitivity and insulin metabolism interact with size at birth.

Eriksson JG, Lindi V, Uusitupa M, Forsén T, Laakso M, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Diabetes 2002;51:2321-2324.

Shortness at birth is associated with insulin resistance in pre-pubertal Jamaican children.

Bennett F, Watson-Brown C, Thame M, Wilks R, Osmond C, Hales N, Barker DJP.
Eur J Clin Nutr 2002;56:506-511.

Insulin-like growth factor-1 genotype and birthweight.

Day IN, King TH, Chen XH, Voropanov AM, Ye S, Syddall HE, Sayer AA, Cooper C, Barker DJP, Phillips DIW.
Lancet 2002;360:945.

Fetal origins of adult disease: strength of effects and biological basis.

Barker DJP, Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Osmond C.
Int Journal of Epidemiology 2002;31:1235-1239.

Growth and living conditions in childhood and hypertension in adult life: a longitudinal study.

Barker DJP, Forsén T, Eriksson JG, Osmond C.
Journal of Hypertension 2002;20:1951-1956.

Self-perpetuating effects of birth size on blood pressure levels in elderly people.

Ylihärsilä H, Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Kajantie E, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Hypertension 2003;41:446-450.

Prenatal influences on stroke mortality in England and Wales.

Barker DJP, Lackland DT.
Stroke 2003;34:1598-1602.

Serum insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-1 and IGF-Binding Protein-1 in elderly people: relationships with cardiovascular risk factors, body composition, size at birth and childhood growth.

Kajantie E, Fall CHD, Seppälä M, Koistinen R, Dunkel L, Ylihärsilä, Osmond C, Andersson S, Barker DJP, Forsén T, Holt RIG, Phillips DIW, Eriksson GJ.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2003;88:1059-1065.

Obesity from cradle to grave.

Eriksson J, Forsén T, Osmond C, Barker D.
Int J Obesity 2003;27:722-727.

Early adiposity rebound in childhood and risk of type 2 diabetes in adult life.

Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Tuomilehto J, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Diabetologia 2003;46:190-194.

Pathways of infant and childhood growth that lead to type 2 diabetes.

Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Diabetes Care 2003;26:3006-3010.

Perceived health of adults after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine.

Roseboom TJ, van der Meulin JHP, Ravelli ACJ, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Bleker OP.
Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 2003;17:391-397.

Birth size, gestational age and adrenal function in adult life: studies of dexamethasone suppression and ACTH1-24 stimulation.

Kajantie E, Eriksson J, Barker DJP, Forsén T, Osmond C, Wood PJ, Andersson S, Dunkel L, Phillips DIW.
Eur J Endocrin 2003;149:569-575.

Neonatal anthropometry: the thin-fat Indian Baby; the Pune Maternal Nutrition Study.

Yajnik CS, Fall CHD, Coyaji KJ, Hirve SS, Rao S, Barker DJP et al.
Int J Obes 2003;27:173-180.

Interactions between peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gene polymorphism and birth length influence risk for type 2 diabetes.

Eriksson JG, Osmond C, Lindi V, Uusitupa M, Forsén T, Laakso M, Barker DJP.
Diabetes Care 2003;26:2476-2477.

The effects of the Pro12Ala polymorphism of the PPARγ-2gene on lipid metabolism interact with body size at birth.

Eriksson J, Lindi V, Uusitupa M, Forsén T, Laakso M, Osmond C, Barker D.
Clinical Genetics 2003;64:366-370.

Developmental plasticity and human health.

Bateson P, Barker DJP, Clutton-Brock T, Deb D, D’Udine B, Foley RA, Gluckman P, Godfrey K, Kirkwood T, Mirazoin Lahr M, McNamara J, Metcalfe NB, Monaghan P, Spencer HG, Sultan SE.
Nature 2004;430:419-421.

The association of the K121Q polymorphism of the plasma cell glycoprotein-1 gene with type 2 diabetes and hypertension depends on size at birth.

Kubaszek A, Markkanen A, Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Laakso M.
J Clin Endocinol Metab 2004;89:2044-2047.

Growth of girls who later develop coronary heart disease.

Forsén T, Osmond C, Eriksson JG, Barker DJP.
Heart 2004;90:20-24.

Size at birth, the metabolic syndrome and 24-hour salivary cortisol profile.

Kajantie E, Eriksson JG, Osmond C, Woods PJ, Forsén T, Barker DJP, Phillips DIW.
Clinical Endocrinology 2004;60:201-207.

Birthweight, weight at 1 year of age, and body composition in older men: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.

Aihie Sayer A, Syddall HE, Dennison EM, Gilbody HJ, Duggleby SL, Cooper C, Barker DJ, Phillips DI.
Am J Clin Nutr 2004;80:199-203.

Relation of serial changes in childhood body mass index to impaired glucose tolerance in young adulthood.

Bhargava SK, Sachdev HS, Fall CHD, Osmond C, Lakshmy R, Barker DJP, Dey Biswas SK, Ramji S, Prabhakaran D, Reddy KS.
N Engl J Med 2004;350:865-875.

Exercise protects against glucose intolerance in individuals with a small body size at birth.

Eriksson JG, Yliharsila H, Forsén T, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Prev Med 2004;39:164-167.

Interactions between peroxisome proliferator activated receptor gamma 2 gene polymorphisms and size at birth on blood pressure and the use of antihypertensive medication.

Yliharsila H, Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Laakso M, Uusitupa M, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
J Hypertension 2004;22:1283-1287.

The infant growth of boys who later develop coronary heart disease.

Forsén T, Eriksson JG, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Annals of Med 2004;36: 389-392.

The effects of the ACE gene insertion/deletion polymorphism on glucose tolerance and insulin secretion in elderly people are modified by birth weight.

Kajantie E, Rautanen A, Kere J, Andersson S, Yliharsila H, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Forsén T, Eriksson JG.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2004;89:5738-5741.

Late life metabolic syndrome, early growth, and common polymorphism in the growth hormone and placental lactogen gene cluster.

Day IN, Chen XH, Gaunt TR, King TH, Voropanov A, Ye S et al.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2004; 89(11):5569-5576.

Impact of educational attainment on the quality of young women's diets.

Robinson SM, Crozier SR, Borland SE, Hammond J, Barker DJ, Inskip HM.
Eur J Clin Nutr 2004; 58(8):1174-1180.

The developmental origins of well-being.

Barker DJP.
Phil Trans R Soc Lond B 2004;359:1359-1366.

Size at birth as a predictor of mortality in adulthood: a follow-up of 350 000 person-years.

Kajantie E, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Forsén T, Phillips DI, Eriksson JG.
Int J Epidemiol 2005; 34(3):655-663.

Microalbuminuria in adults after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine.

Painter RC, Roseboom TJ, van Montfrans GA, Bossuyt PM, Krediet RT, Osmond C et al.
J Am Soc Nephrol 2005; 16(1):189-194.

Cohort Profile: The Hertfordshire Cohort Study.

Syddall HE, Sayer AA, Dennison EM, Martin HJ, Barker DJ, Cooper C.
Int J Epidemiol 2005;34:1234-42.

Birth Weight, Infant Weight Gain, and Cause-specific Mortality: The Hertfordshire Cohort Study.

Syddall HE, Sayer AA, Simmonds SJ, Osmond C, Cox V, Dennison EM et al.
Am J Epidemiol 2005;161:1074-1080.

Infant growth and income 50 years later.

Barker DJP, Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Osmond C.
Arch Dis Child 2005;90:272-273.

Trajectories of growth among children who have coronary events as adults.

Barker DJP, Osmond C, Forsén TJ, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG.
N Engl J Med 2005;353:1802-1809.

The developmental origins of insulin resistance.

Barker DJP.
Horm Res 2005;64(suppl 3):2-7.

Glucose tolerance at age 58 and the decline of glucose tolerance in comparison with age 50 in people prenatally exposed to the Dutch famine.

de Rooij, Painter RC, Roseboom TJ, Phillips DI, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Tanck MW, Michels RP, Bussuyt PM, Bleker OP.
Diabetologia 2006;49:637-43.

The adult consequences of fetal growth restriction.

Barker DJP.
Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2006:49;270-283.

Combined effects of dietary fat and birth weight on serum cholesterol concentration: the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.

Robinson SM, Batelaan SF, Syddall HE, Sayer AA, Dennison EM, Martin HJ, Barker DJP, Cooper C.
Am J Clin Nutr 2006;84:237-44.

Cohort profile: The Southampton Women’s Survey.

Inskip HM, Godfrey KM, Robinson SM, Law CM, Barker DJ, Cooper C; SWS Study Group.
Int J Epidemiol 2006;35:42-48.

Anthropometric indicators of body composition in young adults: relation to size at birth and serial measurements of body mass index in childhood in the New Delhi birth cohort.

Sachdev HS, Fall CH, Osmond C, Lakshmy R, Dey Biswas SK, Leary SD, Reddy KS, Barker DJ, Bhargava SK.
Am J Clin Nutr 2005;82:456-66.

Adult mortality at age 57 after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine.

Painter RC, Roseboom TJ, Bossuyt PM, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Bleker OP.
Eur J Epidemiol 2005;20:673-6.

Developmental antecedents of cardiovascular disease: a historical perspective.

Barker DJP, Bagby S.
J Am Soc Nephrol 2005;16:2537-2544.

Associations of body size at birth with late life cortisol concentrations and glucose tolerance are modified by haplotypes of the glucorticoid receptor gene.

Rautanen A, Eriksson JG, Kere J, Andersson S, Osmond C, Tienari P, Sairanen H, Barker DJ, Phillips DI, Forsén T, Kajantie E.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2006;11:4544-51.

Early onset of coronary artery disease after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine.

Painter RC, de Rooij SR, Bossuyt PM, Simmers TA, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Bleker OP, Roseboom TJ.
Am J Clin Nutr 2006;84:322-7.

Blood pressure response to psychological stressors in adults after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine.

Painter RC, de Rooij SR, Bossuyt PM, Phillips DI, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Bleker OP, Roseboom TJ.
J Hypertens 2006;24:1771-1778.

A possible link between prenatal exposure to famine and breast cancer: a preliminary study.

Painter RC, de Rooij SR, Bossuyt PM, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Bleker OP, Roseboom T.
Am J Hum Biol 2006;18:853-856.

Spontaneous hypothyroidism in adult women is predicted by small body size at birth and during childhood.

Kajantie E, Phillips DI, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Forsén T, Eriksson JG.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2006;91:4953-6.

Patterns of growth among children who later develop type 2 diabetes or its risk factors.

Eriksson JG, Osmond C, Kajantie E, Forsén TJ, Barker DJ.
Diabetologia 2006;49:2853-2858.

Reduced intima media thickness in adults after prenatal exposure to the Dutch famine.

Painter RC, de Rooij SR, Hutten BA, Bossuyt PM, de Groot E, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Bleker OP, Roseboom T.
Atherosclerosis 2007;193:421-7.

Infant growth and stroke in adult life: the Helsinki birth cohort study.

Osmond C, Kajantie E, Forsén T, Eriksson J, Barker DJP.
Stroke 2007;38:264-270.

Cardiovascular reactivity to psychological stressors in late adulthood is predicted by gestational age at birth.

Feldt KK, Raikkonen K, Eriksson JG, Andersson S, Osmond C, Barker DJP, Phillips DIW, Kajantie E.
J Hum Hypertens 2007;21:401-10.

Maternal nutrition during gestation and carotid arterial compliance in the adult offspring: the Dutch famine birth cohort.

Painter RC, de Rooij SR, Bossuyt PM, de Groot E, Stok WJ, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Bleker OP, Roseboom TJ.
J Hypertens 2007;25:533-540.

Birth size, adult body composition and muscle strength in later life.

Yiharsila H, Kajantie E, Osmond C, Forsén T, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
Int J Obes 2007;31(9):1392-1399.

The origins of the developmental origins theory.

Barker DJP.
J Intern Med 2007;261:412-417.

Childhood growth and hypertension in later life.

Eriksson JG, Forsén T, Kajantie E, Osmond C, Barker DJP.
Hypertension 2007;49(6):1415-21.

Length of gestation and depressive symptoms at age 60 years.

Räikkönen K, Pesonen AK, Kajantie E, Heinonen K, Forsén T, Phillips DI, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
Br J Psychiatry 2007; 190:469-474.

Maternal and social origins of hypertension.

Barker DJ, Osmond C, Forsén TJ, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG.
Hypertension 2007;50(3):565-571.

Body size at birth predicts hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis response to psychological stress at age 60 to 70.

Kajantie E, Feldt K, Räikkönen K, Phillips D, Osmond C, Heinonen K, Pesonen A-K, Andersson S, Barker DJP, Eriksson JG.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2007; epub ahead of print 11 Sept 2007; Nov;92(11):4094-100.

A possible link between the pubertal growth of girls and breast cancer in daughters.

Barker DJ, Osmond C, Thornburg KL, Kajantie E, Forsén TJ, Eriksson JG.
Am J Hum Biol 2008;20(2):127-31.

Birth size, adult body composition and muscle strength in later life.

Ylihärsilä H, Kajantie E, Osmond C, Forsén T, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
Int J Obes (LOND) 2007; Sep:31(9):1392-9.

Growth before 2 years of age and serum lipids 60 years later: the Helsinki Birth Cohort Study.

Kajantie E, Barker DJ, Osmond C, Forsén T, Eriksson JG.
Int J Epidemiol 2008;37(2):280-9.

Childhood growth and cardiovascular reactivity to psychological stressors in late adulthood.

Feldt K, Räikkönen K, Eriksson JG, Andersson S, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Phillips DI, Kajantie E.
J Intern Med 2008; epub ahead of print.

Infant growth and hostility in adult life.

Räikkönen K, Pesonen AK, Heinonen K, Lahti J, Kajantie E, Forsén T, Osmond C, Barker DJ. Eriksson JG.
Pschsom Med 2008 Mar 3, epub ahead of print.

A possible link between the pubertal growth of girls and ovarian cancer in their daughters.

Barker DJ, Osmond C, Thornburg KL, Kajantie E, Erikkson JG.
Am J Hum Biol 2008;20(6):659-62.

Body mass index during childhood and adult body composition in men and women aged 56-70 y.

Ylihärsilä H, Kajantie E, Osmond C, Forsén T, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
Am J Clin Nutr 2008;87:1769-75.

Body size at birth and socio-economic status in childhood: Implications for Cloninger’s psychobiological model of temperament at age 60.

Lahti J, Räikkönen K, Heinonen K, Pesonen AK, Kajantie E, Forsén T, Osmond C, Barker DJ. Eriksson JG.
Psych Res 2008;160:167-74.

Cohort Profile: The 1969-73 Vellore birth cohort study in South India.

Antonisamy B, Raghupathy P, Christopher S, Richard J, Rao PS, Barker DJ, Fall CH.
Int J Epidemiol 2009;38(3):663-9.

Cardiovascular health of Finnish war evacuees 60 years later.

Alasto H, Räikkönen K, Pesonen AK, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Heinonen K, Forsén T, Erikkson JG.
Ann Med  2009;41(1):66-72.

Adult metabolic syndrome and impaired glucose tolerance are associated with different patterns of body mass index gain during infancy; Data from the New Delhi birth cohort.

Fall CH, Sachdev HS, Osmond C, Lakshmy R, Dey Biswas S, Prabhakaran D, Tandon N, Ramji S, Reddy KS, Barker DJ, Bhargava SK.
Diabetes Care 2008;31(12):2349-56.

Body size at birth and socio-economic status in childhood: implications for Cloninger's psychobiological model of temperament at age 60.

Lahti J, Räikkönen K, Heinonen K, Pesonen AK, Kajantie E, Forsén T, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
Psychiatry Res  2008;160(2):167-74.

Childhood growth and cardiovascular reactivity to psychological stressors in late adulthood.

Feldt K, Räikkönen K, Eriksson JG, Andersson S, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Phillips DI, Kajantie E.
J Intern Med 2008;264(1):72-82.

Predicting adult metabolic syndrome from childhood body mass index: Follow-up of the New Delhi birth cohort.

Sachdev HS, Osmond C, Fall C, Lakshmy R, Ramji S, Biswas SK, Prabhakaran D, Tandon N, Reddy KS, Barker DJ, Bhargava SK.
Arch Dis Child 2009;94(10):768-74.

Duration of breast feeding and adiposity in adult life.

O’Tierney PF, Barker DJ, Osmond C, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG.
J Nutr 2009;139:422S-5S.

Constraints on food choices of women in the UK with lower educational attainment.

Barker M, Lawrence WT, Skinner TC, Haslam CO, Robinson SM, Inskip HM, Margetts BM, Jackson AA, Barker DJ, Cooper C, Food Choice Group, University of Southampton.
Public Health Nutr 2008;11(12):1229-37.

Increased reproductive success of women after prenatal undernutrition.

Painter RC, Westendorp RG, de Rooij SR, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Roseboom TJ.
Hum Reprod 2008 Nov;23(11)2591-5.

Offspring of diabetic pregnancy: Long-term outcomes.

Simeoni U, Barker DJ.
Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 2009;14(2):119-24.

Interaction between prenatal growth and high-risk genotypes in the development of type 2 diabetes.

Pulizzi N, Lyssenko V, Jonsson A, Osmond C, Laakso M, Kajantie E, Barker DJ, Groop LC, Eriksson JG.
Diabetologia 2009;52(5):825-9.

Role of childhood growth on the risk of metabolic syndrome in obese men and women.

Salonen MK, Kajantie E, Osmond C, Forsén T, Ylihärsilä H, Paile-Hyvärinen M, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
Diabetes Metab 2009;35(2):94-100.

Childhood growth and future risk of the metabolic syndrome in normal-weight men and women.

Salonen MK, Kajantie E, Osmond C, Forsén T, Ylihärsilä H, Paile-Hyvärinen M, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
Diabetes Metab 2009;35(2):143-50.

Pre-eclampsia is associated with increased risk of stroke in the adult offspring. The Helsinki Birth Cohort Study.

Kajantie E, Eriksson JG, Osmond C, Thornburg K, Barker DJ.
Stroke 2009;40:1176-1180.

Growth trajectories and intellectual abilities in young adulthood: The Helsinki Birth Cohort Study.

Räikkönen K, Forsén T, Henriksson M, Kajantie E, Heinonen K, Pesonen AK, Leskinen JT, Laaksonen I, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
Am J Epidemiol 2009 Aug 15;170(4):447-55.

Growth and chronic disease: findings in the Helsinki Birth Cohort.

Barker DJ, Osmond C, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG.
Ann Hum Biol 2009:36;445-58..

Prenatal growth, postnatal growth and trait anxiety in late adulthood – the Helsinki Birth Cohort Study.

Lahti J, Räikkönen K, Pesonen AK, Heinonen K, Kajantie E, Forsén T, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
Acta Psychiatr Scand 2009 Jun 30, Epub ahead of print.

Erratum to: Interaction between prenatal growth and high-risk genotypes in the development of type 2 diabetes.

Pulizzi N, Lyssenko V, Jonsson A, Osmond C, Laakso M, Kajantie E, Barker DJ, Groop LC, Eriksson JG.
Diabetologia 2009 Sep 26, Epub ahead of print.

Childhood socio-economic status modifies the association between intellectual abilities at age 20 and mortality in later life.

Kajantie E, Räikkönen K, Henriksson M, Forsã NT, Heinonen K, Pesonen AK, Leskinen JT, Laaksonen I, Paile-Hyvarinen M, Osmond C, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
J Epidemiol Communit Health 2009 Oct 11, Epub ahead of print.

Childhood separation experience predicts HPA axis hormonal responses in late adulthood: A natural experiment of World War II.

Pesonen AK, Räikkönen K, Feldt K, Heinonene K, Osmond C, Phillips DI, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG, Kajantie E.
Psychoneuroendocrinology 2009 Dec 4, Epub ahead of print.

Role of socio-economic indicators on development of obesity from a life course perspective.

Salonen MK, Kajantie E, Osmond C, Forsén T, Ylihärsilä H, Paile-Hyvärinen M, Barker DJ, Eriksson JG.
J Environ Public Health 2009:625168, Epub 2009 Jun 7.

Boys live dangerously in the womb.

Eriksson JG, Kajantie E, Osmond C, Thornburg K, Barker DJ.
Am J Hum Biol 2010; doi:10.1002/ajhb.20995.

The surface area of the placenta and hypertension in the offspring in later life.

Barker DJ, Thornburg KL, Osmond C, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG.
Int J Dev Biol 2010; 54: 525-530.

In preeclampsia, the placenta grows slowly along its minor axis.

Kajantie E, Thornburg K, Eriksson JG, Osmond C, Barker DJ.
Int J Dev Biol 2010; 54:469-473.

Glucose tolerance, insulin resistance and insulin secretion in young south Indian adults: Relationships to parental size, neonatal size and childhood body mass index.

Raghupathy P, Antonisamy B, Geethanjali FS, Saperia J, Leary SD, Priya G, Richard J, Barker DJ, Fall CH.
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2010; Feb;87(2):283-292.

The prenatal origins of lung cancer: I. The fetus.

Eriksson JG. Thornburg KL, Osmond C, Kajantie E, Barker DJP.
Am J Hum Biol 2010; in press.

The prenatal origins of lung cancer: II. The placenta.

Barker DJP, Thornburg KL, Osmond C, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG.
Am J Hum Biol 2010; in press.

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The fetal origins of coronary heart disease and stroke: evolutionary implications

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Fetal development and later disease

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The Fetal origins of obesity

In: Handbook of Obesity
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The developmental origins of adult disease

In: Fetal and Neonatal Physiology
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Influences on ischaemic heart disease acting in utero and early childhood

In: The Oxford Textbook of Medicine
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