age differences observed in cross-sectional analyses which are a result of differences between cohorts. This impact can be gauged by testing individuals of the same age at various times and comparing the results.

TIME-LAG EFFECT: "The time-lag effect was significant enough to warrant approved the trial for the next phase."
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