Gao M, Allebeck P, Mishra GD, Koupil I. Developmental origins of endometriosis: a Swedish cohort study. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2019 Jan 19. pii: jech-2018-211811. doi: 10.1136/jech-2018-211811

Sundström J, Björkelund C, Giedraitis V, Hansson PO, Högman M, Janson C, Koupil I, Kristenson M, Trolle Lagerros Y, Leppert J, Lind L, Lissner L, Johansson I, Ludvigsson JF, Nilsson PM, Olsson H, Pedersen NL, Rosenblad A, Rosengren A, Sandin S, Snäckerström T, Stenbeck M, Söderberg S, Weiderpass E, Wanhainen A, Wennberg P, Fortier I, Heller S, Storgärds M, Svennblad B. Rationale for a Swedish cohort consortium. Ups J Med Sci. 2019 Jan 8:1-8. doi: 10.1080/03009734.2018.1556754


Gao M, Goodman A, Mishra G, Koupil I. Associations of birth characteristics with perimenopausal disorders: a prospective cohort study. J Dev Orig Health Dis. 2018 Oct 9:1-7. doi: 10.1017/S204017441800065X 


Heshmati A, Chaparro MP, Goodman A, Koupil I. Early life characteristics, social mobility during childhood and risk of stroke in later life: findings from a Swedish cohort. Scand J Public Health. 2017 Mar 1 . doi: 10.1177/1403494817696600


Juárez S, Goodman A, De Stavola B, Koupil I. Birth characteristics and all-cause mortality: a sibling analysis using the Uppsala birth cohort multigenerational study. J Dev Orig Health Dis. 2016 (published online May 3). doi:10.1017/S2040174416000179

Heshmati A, Chaparro MP, Koupil I. Maternal pelvic size, fetal growth and risk of stroke in adult offspring in a large Swedish cohort. J Dev Orig Health Dis. 2016;7(1):108-13. doi:10.1017/S2040174415007254

Juárez SP, Goodman A, Koupil I. From cradle to grave: tracking socioeconomic inequalities in mortality in a cohort of 11 868 men and women born in Uppsala, Sweden, 1915-1929. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2016;70(6):569-75. doi:10.1136/jech-2015-206547


Dekhtyar S, Wang HX, Scott K, Goodman A, Koupil I, Herlitz A. Response to Brodziak's Letter to the Editor. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2015;23(11):1204-6. doi:10.1016/j.jagp.2015.05.001

Dekhtyar S, Wang HX, Scott K, Goodman A, Koupil I, Herlitz A. A Life-Course Study of Cognitive Reserve in Dementia-From Childhood to Old Age. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2015;23(9):885-896. doi:10.1016/j.jagp.2015.02.002

Goodman A, Kajantie E, Osmond C, Eriksson J, Koupil I, Thornburg K, Phillips DI. The relationship between umbilical cord length and chronic rheumatic heart disease: a prospective cohort study. Eur J Prev Cardiol 2015;22(9):1154–1. doi:10.1177/2047487314544082


Chaparro MP, Koupil I. The impact of parental educational trajectories on their adult offspring's overweight/obesity status: a study of three generations of Swedish men and women. Soc Sci Med. 2014;120:199-207. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.09.024

Donrovich R, Drefahl S, Koupil I. Early life conditions, partnership histories, and mortality risk for Swedish men and women born 1915-1929. Soc Sci Med 2014;108:60-67. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.02.036

Byberg L, Michaëlsson K, Goodman A, Zethelius B, Koupil I. Birth weight is not associated with risk of fracture. Results from two Swedish cohort studies. J Bone Miner Res 2014;29(10):2152-2160. doi:10.1002/jbmr.2246

Heshmati A, Koupil I. Placental weight and foetal growth rate as predictors of ischaemic heart disease in a Swedish cohort. J Dev Orig Health Dis 2014;5(3):164-170. doi:10.1017/S2040174414000142


Lawson D, Makoli A, Goodman A. Sibling configuration predicts individual and descendant socioeconomic success in a modern post-industrial society. PLoS One 2013;8(9):e73698. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0073698

Sovio U, Jones R, Dos Santos Silva I, Koupil I. Birth size and survival in breast cacner patients from the Uppsala Birth Cohort Study. Cancer Causes Control 2013;24(9):1643-1651 doi:10.1007/s10552-013-0238-5

Holowko N, Mishra G, Koupil I. Social inequality in excessive gestational weight gain. Int J Obes (Lond). 2013 (Epub ahead of print) doi:10.1038/ijo.2013.62

Heshmati A, Mishra G, Koupil I. Childhood and adulthood socio-economic position and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy: the Uppsala Birth Cohort Multigenerational Study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2013;67(11):939-946 doi:10.1136/jech-2012-202149

Mishra GD, Chiesa F, Goodman A, De Stavola B, Koupil I. Socio-economic position over the life course and all-cause, and circulatory diseases mortality at age 50-87 years: results from a Swedish birth cohort. Eur J Epidemiol 2013; 28(2):139-147 doi:10.1007/s10654-013-9777-z


Modin B, Eriksson R, Vågerö D. Intergenerational continuity in school performance: Do grandparents matter? Eur Sociol Rev 2012. doi:10.1093/esr/jcs064

Goodman A, Koupil I, Lawson DW. Low fertility increases descendant socioeconomic position but reduces long-term fitness in a modern post-industrial society. Proc Biol Sci 2012;279(1746):4342-51. doi:10.1098/rspb.2012.1415

Sovio U, Dibden A, Koupil I. Social determinants of infant mortality in a historical Swedish cohort. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 2012;26(5):408-20. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3016.2012.01302.x

Jonsson U, Goodman A, von Knorring A-L, von Knorring L, Koupil I. School performance and hospital admission due to unipolar depression: a three-generational study of social causation and social selection. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2012;47(10):1695-706. doi:10.1007/s00127-012-0476-y

Fors S, Modin B, Koupil I, Vågerö D. Socioeconomic inequalities in circulatory and all-cause mortality after retirement: the impact of mid-life income and old-age pension. Evidence from the Uppsala Birth Cohort Study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2012;66:e16. doi: 10.1136/jech.2010.131177


Koupil I, Goodman A. Health Equity: A life course approach. Public Service Review: European Union 2011; 11:382-3.

Danziger PD, Silverwood R, Koupil I. Fetal growth, early life circumstances, and risk of suicide in late adulthood. Eur J Epidemiol 2011;26(7):571-581. doi:10.1007/s10654-011-9592-3

De Stavola BL, Leon DA, Koupil I. Intergenerational correlations in size at birth and the contribution of environmental factors: The Uppsala Birth Cohort Multigenerational Study, Sweden, 1915-2002. Am J Epidemiol 2011;174(1):52-62. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwr032

Risnes KR, Vatten LJ, Baker JL, Jameson K, Sovio U, Kajantie E, Osler M, Morley R, Jokela M, Painter RC, Sundh V, Jacobsen GW, Eriksson JG, Sørensen TI, Bracken MB. Birtweight and mortality in adulthood: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Epidemiol 2011;40(3):647-61. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyq267


Goodman A, Gisselmann MD, Koupil I. Birth outcomes and early-life social characteristics predict unequal educational outcomes: consistency across Swedish cohorts born 1915-1929 and 1973-1980. Longitudinal and Life Course Studies 2010;1(4):317-338.

Goodman A, Koupil I. The effect of school performance upon marriage and long-term reproductive success in 10,000 Swedish males and females born 1915–1929. Evolution and Human Behavior 2010, 31(6) 425-435. doi: 10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2010.06.002

Gisselmann M, Koupil I, De Stavola BL. The combined influence of parental education and preterm birth on school performance. J Epidemiol Community Health 2010;65:764-9. doi: 10.1136/jech.2009.105569

Manor O, Koupil I. Birth weight of infants and mortality in their parents and grandparents: the Uppsala Birth Cohort Study. Int J Epidemiology 2010;9(5):1264-76. (DOI) 10.1093/ije/dyq046


Ahrén-Moonga J, Silverwood R, Klinteberg BA, Koupil I. Association of higher parental and grandparental education and higher school grades with risk of hospitalization for eating disorders in females: the Uppsala birth cohort multigenerational study. Am J Epidemiol. 2009;170(5):566-75. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwp166

Goodman A, Koupil I. Social and biological determinants of reproductive success in Swedish males and females born 1915-1929. Evolution and Human Behavior 2009;30(5)329-41. doi: 10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2009.03.007

Goodman A, Mishra GD, dos Santos Silva I, Koupil I. Maternal pelvic size not predictive of daughter's breast cancer or ovarian cancer in a large Swedish cohort. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2009;18(8):2333-5. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-09-0505

MacCabe JH, Koupil I, Leon DA. Lifetime reproductive output over two generations in patients with psychosis and their unaffected siblings: The Uppsala 1915-1929 Birth Cohort Multigenerational Study. Psychological Medicine 2009;39(10):1667-76. doi: 10.1017/S0033291709005431

Modin B, Koupil I, Vågerö D. The impact of early twentieth century illegitimacy across three generations. Longevity and intergenerational health correlates. Soc Sci Med 2009;68(9):1633-40. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.02.019

Modin B, Fritzell J. The long arm of the family: are parental and grandparental earnings related to young men's body mass index and cognitive ability? Int J Epidemiol 2009;38(3):733-44. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyp001

Rajaleid K, Hallqvist J, Koupil I. The effect of early life factors on 28 day case fatality after acute myocardial infarction. Scand J Public Health 2009;37(7):720-7. doi: 10.1177/1403494809344445


Silva I dos S, De Stavola B, McCormack V, Collaborative Group on Pre-Natal Risk Factors and Subsequent Risk of Breast Cancer (Koupil I was a member of the group). Birth size and breast cancer risk: re-analysis of individual participant data from 32 studies. PLoS Medicine 2008;5(9):1372-86. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0050193

Koupil I, Toivanen P. Social and early life determinants of overweight and obesity in 18-year old Swedish men. Int J Obesity (London) 2008; 32, 73–81. doi:10.1038/sj.ijo.0803681

Modin B, Vågerö D, Hallqvist J, Koupil I. The contribution of parental and grandparental childhood social disadvantage to circulatory disease diagnosis in young Swedish men. Soc Sci Med 2008;66(4):822-834. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2007.11.001

Rajaleid K, Manor O, Koupil I. Does the strength of the association between foetal growth rate and ischaemic heart disease mortality differ by social circumstances in early or later life? J Epidemiol Community Health 2008;62(5):e6. doi:10.1136/jech.2006.059147


Book section:Pickles A, De Stavola BL. Chapter 9 An overview of methods for studying events and their timing. In "Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research", Pickles A, Maughan B, Wadsworth M (eds). Oxford University Press 2007.

Koupil I. The Uppsala studies on developmental origins of health and disease. J Intern Med 2007;261(5):426-36. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2796.2007.01799.x


Koupil I, Leon DA, Lithell HO. Length of gestation is associated with mortality from cerebrovascular disease. J Epidemiol Community Health 2005;59(6):473-474. doi:10.1136/jech.2004.026518

McCormack V, dos Santos Silva I. Koupil I, Leon DA, Lithell H. Birth characteristics and adult cancer incidence: Swedish cohort of over 11,000 men and women. Int J Cancer 2005;115(4):611-617. doi:10.1002/ijc.20915