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CHAMACOS cohort

CHAMACOS cohort

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Initiatives -
Characterize environmental health exposures during pregnancy and childhood and determine their effects on neurodevelopment and behavior, respiratory symptoms, obesity, puberty, and other health outcomes.
Start Year
1999
End Year
2012
Funding
National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), Environment Innovation Fund of the Passport Foundation
Supplementary Information
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3108113/
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Investigators Contacts
  • Director Brenda Eskenazi
    Center for Environmental Research and Children’s Health.

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
every 1-2 years

Marker Paper

Leon ME, Beane Freeman LE, Douwes J, et al. AGRICOH: a consortium of agricultural cohorts. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2011;8(5):1341-1357. doi:10.3390/ijerph8051341

PUBMED 21655123

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
800
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
536 followed since birth, 305 followed since age 9

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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