How our bodies actually age.
Currently working on developing new way of measuring biological age with colleagues at the University of Stirling.
The 'Real' Stuff
Ellaway A, Dundas R, Robertson T & Shiels PG
More miles on the clock: Neighbourhood stressors are associated with telomere length in a longitudinal study.
14 (3): e0214380.
Gardner M, Bann, D, Wiley et al (51 authors).
Gender and telomere length. Systematic review and meta-analysis
Robertson T, Batty GD, Der G, Fenton C, Shiels PG, Benzeval M.
Is socioeconomic status associated with biological aging, as measured by telomere length?
Robertson T, Batty GD, Der G, Fenton G, Shiels PG, Benzeval M.
Is socioeconomic status associated with biological aging, as measured by telomere length? Systematic Review Protocol
Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
Phillips AC, Robertson T, Carroll D, Der G, Shiels P, McGlynn L, Benzeval M.
Symptoms of depression predict telomere length, but only in younger adults: Evidence from the West of Scotland Twenty-07 Study
Robertson T, Batty GD, Der G, Green MJ, McGlynn LM, McIntyre A, Shiels PG, Benzeval M.
Is telomere length socially patterned? Evidence from the West of
Scotland Twenty-07 Study
Der G, Batty GD, Benzeval M, Deary IJ, Green MJ, McGlynn L, McIntyre A, Robertson T, Shiels PG.
Is telomere length a biomarker for aging: cross-sectional evidence from the West of Scotland?
Maxwell F, McGlynn LM, Muir HC, Talwar D, Benzeval M, Robertson T, Roxburgh CS, McMillan DC, Horgan PG, Shiels PG.
Telomere attrition and decreased Fetuin A levels indicate accelerated biological ageing and are implicated in the pathogenesis of Colorectal Cancer
Clinical Cancer Research