Berlin Aging Study II
BASE-II investigates the physical, cognitive, and social conditions that lead to successful ageing in a population-based longitudinal study (1600 participants 60–80 yrs., 600 participants 20–35 yrs.), with a thorough physical health examination, multiple tests of cognitive abilities, and complete questionnaires.
- Start Year
- End Year
- German Federal Ministry of Education
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- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- Baseline (2014) - 2018
Bertram L, Böckenhoff A, Demuth I, et al. Cohort profile: The Berlin Aging Study II (BASE-II). Int J Epidemiol. 2014;43(3):703-12. doi:10.1093/ije/dyt018
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- Consolidated baseline sample of 1,600 older adults aged 60 to 80 years and of 600 younger adults aged 20 to 35 years
Availability of data and biosamples
Availability of access information
On the study website : https://www.base2.mpg.de/en/project-information...
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.