Individual Study / BBJ

Biobank Japan

Biobank Japan

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Initiatives -
Evidence for the implementation of personalized medicine by constructing a large, patient-based biobank.
Start Year
2003
End Year
2017
Supplementary Information
https://www.ims.u-tokyo.ac.jp/imsut/en/research/support/re_20239.html
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Investigators Contacts
  • Professor Yumi Yamanashi
    Kyoto University

Design

Study design
Patients' cohort
Supplementary Information

Marker Paper

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5350590/

PUBMED 28189464

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
200,000
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Patients diagnosed with any of 47 target common diseases.

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://biobankjp.org/english/index.html