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Wang F, Liu A, Yang Z, Vartiainen P, Jukarainen S, Koskela S, et al. (no date) Effect of parental autoimmune diseases on type 1 diabetes in offspring can be partially explained by HLA and non-HLA polymorphisms: a nationwide registry and biobank-based study in 7.2M Finns. medRxiv, 2024.04.16.24305884. doi: 10.1101/2024.04.16.24305884.

Cordioli M, Corbetta A, Kariis HM, Jukarainen S, Vartiainen P, Kiiskinen T, et al. (no date) Socio-demographic and genetic risk factors for drug adherence and persistence: a retrospective nation-wide and biobank study across 5 medication classes and 1 814 521 individuals. medRxiv, 2023.10.09.23296740. doi: 10.1101/2023.10.09.23296740.


Vabalas A, Hartonen T, Vartiainen P, Jukarainen S, Viippola E, Rodosthenous RS, et al. (2024) Deep learning-based prediction of one-year mortality in Finland is an accurate but unfair aging marker. Nat Aging. doi: 10.1038/s43587-024-00657-5.

Liu A, Akimova ET, Ding X, Jukarainen S, Vartiainen P, Kiiskinen T, et al. (2024) Evidence from Finland and Sweden on the relationship between early-life diseases and lifetime childlessness in men and women. Nat Hum Behav 8, 276–287. doi: 10.1038/s41562-023-01763-x.


Vartiainen P, Jukarainen S, Rhedin SA, Prinz A, Hartonen T, Vabalas A, et al. (2023) Risk factors for severe respiratory syncytial virus infection during the first year of life: development and validation of a clinical prediction model. The Lancet Digital Health, 5 (11): e821–e830: doi:10.1016/S2589-7500(23)00175-9.

Wharrie S, Yang Z, Ganna A, & Kaski S. (2023) Characterizing personalized effects of family information on disease risk using graph representation learning. In K. Deshpande, M. Fiterau, S. Joshi, Z. Lipton, R. Ranganath, I. Urteaga, & S. Yeung (Eds.), Proceedings of the 8th Machine Learning for Healthcare Conference (pp. 824-845). (Proceedings of Machine Learning Research; Vol. 219). JMLR.

Mars N, Kerola A, Eklund K, Laivuori H, Ripatti S, Palomäki A, et al. (2023) Op0263 Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases Have Broad Impact on Reproductive Health – a Nationwide Evaluation and Systematic Comparison Across Rheumatic Diseases. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 82 (Suppl 1): 174–174: doi:10.1136/annrheumdis-2023-eular.3148.

Viippola E, Kuitunen S, Rodosthenous RS, Vabalas A, Hartonen T, Vartiainen P, et al. (2023) Data Resource Profile: Nationwide registry data for high-throughput epidemiology and machine learning (FinRegistry). International Journal of Epidemiology. 52 (4): e195–e200. doi:


Hartonen T, Jermy B, Sõnajalg H, Vartiainen P, Krebs K, Vabalas A, et al. (2023) Nationwide health, socio-economic and genetic predictors of COVID-19 vaccination status in Finland. Nature Human Behaviour. 7, 1069–1083. doi:


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