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- Schwartz, Joel D., et al. Show all 15 Authors
- Environmental science & technology 2017 v.51 no.14 pp. 8185-8195
- DNA methylation; blood; blood sampling; environmental science; genetic markers; mitochondrial DNA; mitochondrial genome; models; particulates
- ... The mitochondrial genome has long been implicated in age-related disease, but no studies have examined its role in the relationship of long-term fine particle (PM₂.₅) exposure and DNA methylation age (DNAm-age)—a novel measure of biological age. In this analysis based on 940 observations between 2000 and 2011 from 552 Normative Aging Study participants, we determined the roles of mitochondrial DNA ...