Diabetes Pearl Cohort
The aim of the study is to create a research infrastructure that will allow the study of risk factors, including biomarkers and genetic determinants for severe diabetes complications. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.*
- Start Year
- End Year
- Financed by the academic medical centers.
- Study design
- Patients' cohort
van’t Riet, E., Schram, M.T., Abbink, E.J. et al. The Diabetes Pearl: Diabetes biobanking in The Netherlands. BMC Public Health 12, 949 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-12-949
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- Patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, covering different geographical areas in the Netherlands.
Availability of data and biosamples
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.