Past studies

Twin research around the world provides scientific insight into many important areas. Scientists have worked with MATR twins in the past to explore topics such as:

  • Epilepsy
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer
  • Obesity
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Clinical depression
  • Anxiety
  • Pregnancy complications
  • Periodontal disease
  • Alcohol, nicotine and other drug abuse
  • Stress and coping
  • Religiosity and spirituality
  • Social support
  • Parenting styles
  • Sleep Homeostasis
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)