Twin Research

The East Flanders Prospective Twin Study (EFPTS)

With over 10.000 twin pairs and ongoing recruitment, the EFPTS is one of world largest twin registers. Our current focus of research is on the development of obesity, type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular diseases, and cognitive development.

Contact 

Marij Gielen, PhD
E: marij.gielen@maastrichtuniversity.nl