Minnesota Twin Study of Adult Development and Aging
The Minnesota Twin Study of Adult Development began in 1986 to identify what causes individual differences in aging. Study of identical (MZ) and fraternal (DZ) twins allows for estimation of how genes and environment affect the aging process.
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- Supplementary Information
- All twins born in Minnesota from 1936 to 1955 and between 1961 and 1964 to be used for psychological research.