Twinning across the Developing World

Recent twin study of Jeroen Smits (Radboud Universiteit, Netherlands) and  Christiaan Monden (University of Oxford) provides the first comprehensive overview of national twinning rates across the developing world on the basis of reliable survey data:

http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0025239

Bradley and Yairo were born June 29, 2010

Further research could help us answer the question how genetics and the environment play a role in the variation in incidence of twin births across developing countries.


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