Rune Jacobsen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern Denmark
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc The male-female health-survival paradox and sex differences in cohort life expectancy in Utah, Denmark, and Sweden 1850-1910
    Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen
    Department of Epidemiology, Danish Aging Research Center, University of Southern Denmark, Odense C, Denmark
    Ann Epidemiol 23:161-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Effects of the APOE ε2 allele on mortality and cognitive function in the oldest old
    Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen
    Danish Aging Research Center, Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsløws Vej 9B, DK 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:389-94. 2013
  3. pmc Sex differential in mortality trends of old-aged Danes: a nation wide study of age, period and cohort effects
    Rune Jacobsen
    Institute of Public Health, Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense C, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:723-30. 2008
  4. pmc Increased effect of the ApoE gene on survival at advanced age in healthy and long-lived Danes: two nationwide cohort studies
    Rune Jacobsen
    Danish Aging Research Center, Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, JB Winsløws Vej 9B, DK 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    Aging Cell 9:1004-9. 2010
  5. pmc Evidence from case-control and longitudinal studies supports associations of genetic variation in APOE, CETP, and IL6 with human longevity
    Mette Soerensen
    The Danish Aging Research Center, Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark
    Age (Dordr) 35:487-500. 2013
  6. pmc Analyzing age-specific genetic effects on human extreme age survival in cohort-based longitudinal studies
    Qihua Tan
    Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense C, Denmark
    Eur J Hum Genet 21:451-4. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Causes of death behind low life expectancy of Danish women
    Rune Jacobsen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 34:432-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of census data for construction of fertility history for Danish women
    Hella Danø
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 32:435-41. 2004
  9. pmc Is the relationship between BMI and mortality increasingly U-shaped with advancing age? A 10-year follow-up of persons aged 70-95 years
    Mikael Thinggaard
    The Danish Twin Registry and The Danish Aging Research Center, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsløws Vej 9B, DK 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:526-31. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Women's death in Scandinavia--what makes Denmark different?
    Rune Jacobsen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:117-21. 2004

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc The male-female health-survival paradox and sex differences in cohort life expectancy in Utah, Denmark, and Sweden 1850-1910
    Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen
    Department of Epidemiology, Danish Aging Research Center, University of Southern Denmark, Odense C, Denmark
    Ann Epidemiol 23:161-6. 2013
    ..Therefore, we hypothesize that the Utah sex differential in mortality would be small and less than in Sweden and Denmark...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of the APOE ε2 allele on mortality and cognitive function in the oldest old
    Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen
    Danish Aging Research Center, Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsløws Vej 9B, DK 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:389-94. 2013
    ..The APOE ε2 allele may be protective on cognitive decline among the oldest old...
  3. pmc Sex differential in mortality trends of old-aged Danes: a nation wide study of age, period and cohort effects
    Rune Jacobsen
    Institute of Public Health, Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense C, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:723-30. 2008
    ..This can provide clues for where to search for causes behind the changes in sex differential in mortality seen in many Western countries during the last decades...
  4. pmc Increased effect of the ApoE gene on survival at advanced age in healthy and long-lived Danes: two nationwide cohort studies
    Rune Jacobsen
    Danish Aging Research Center, Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, JB Winsløws Vej 9B, DK 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    Aging Cell 9:1004-9. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Evidence from case-control and longitudinal studies supports associations of genetic variation in APOE, CETP, and IL6 with human longevity
    Mette Soerensen
    The Danish Aging Research Center, Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark
    Age (Dordr) 35:487-500. 2013
    ..In conclusion, we here support and expand the evidence suggesting that genetic variation in APOE, CETP, and IL6, and possible HSPA14, is associated with human longevity...
  6. pmc Analyzing age-specific genetic effects on human extreme age survival in cohort-based longitudinal studies
    Qihua Tan
    Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense C, Denmark
    Eur J Hum Genet 21:451-4. 2013
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Causes of death behind low life expectancy of Danish women
    Rune Jacobsen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 34:432-6. 2006
    ..The authors examined causes of death contributing to the relatively high mortality of Danish women born 1915-45, and evaluated the impact of smoking related causes of death...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of census data for construction of fertility history for Danish women
    Hella Danø
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 32:435-41. 2004
    ..The authors constructed an extended fertility database for women born in Denmark from 1930 onwards by supplementing the existing Fertility Database with household data from the 1970 census...
  9. pmc Is the relationship between BMI and mortality increasingly U-shaped with advancing age? A 10-year follow-up of persons aged 70-95 years
    Mikael Thinggaard
    The Danish Twin Registry and The Danish Aging Research Center, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsløws Vej 9B, DK 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:526-31. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the association between BMI and mortality and to test whether the association is changing with advancing age for persons aged 70-95 years in Denmark...
  10. ncbi request reprint Women's death in Scandinavia--what makes Denmark different?
    Rune Jacobsen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:117-21. 2004
    ..To compare the mortality for women in Sweden, Norway and Denmark in order to search for clues for the low life expectancy of Danish women...
  11. pmc Human longevity and variation in GH/IGF-1/insulin signaling, DNA damage signaling and repair and pro/antioxidant pathway genes: cross sectional and longitudinal studies
    Mette Soerensen
    The Danish Aging Research Center, Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, JB Winsloews Vej 9B, 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    Exp Gerontol 47:379-87. 2012
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Good semen quality and life expectancy: a cohort study of 43,277 men
    Tina Kold Jensen
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Winsloewsparken 17, 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 170:559-65. 2009
    ..Semen quality may therefore be a fundamental biomarker of overall male health...
  13. ncbi request reprint Violent behaviour among adolescents in Iceland: a national survey
    Gerdur Run Gudlaugsdottir
    Gerdur Run Gudlaugsdottir, Master of Public Health Programme, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1046-51. 2004
    ..In this study, we assessed the prevalence of violent behaviour and its correlates among 15-16 year old schoolchildren in Iceland...
  14. pmc Sex Differences in Medication and Primary Healthcare Use before and after Spousal Bereavement at Older Ages in Denmark: Nationwide Register Study of over 6000 Bereavements
    Anna Oksuzyan
    The Danish Aging Research Center, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsloews Vej 9B, 5000 Odense, Denmark
    J Aging Res 2011:678289. 2011
    ..Conclusion. We found little support for the hypothesis that reduced healthcare use contributes to the explanation of more adverse health outcomes after conjugal loss in men compared with women in Denmark...
  15. ncbi request reprint Fertility pattern does not explain social gradient in breast cancer in denmark
    Hella Danø
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 111:451-6. 2004
    ..For incidence, the gradient in the relative risk was 1.38, which changed to 1.26 when fertility history was incorporated and to 1.22 when socioeconomic group was also taken into account...