Individual Study / ELGH

East London Genes and Health

East London Genes and Health

Initiatives -
Aiming to improve health among people of Pakistani and Bangladeshi heritage by analysing the genes and health with high rates of cardiometabolic disease and of parental relatedness. **Contact: elgh@qmul.ac.uk**
Start Year
2015
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. David Van Heel
    Queen Mary University London

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Supplementary Information
https://www.sanger.ac.uk/group/martin-group/

Marker Paper

Finer S, Martin HC, Khan A, et al. Cohort Profile: East London Genes & Health (ELGH), a community-based population genomics and health study in British Bangladeshi and British Pakistani people. Int J Epidemiol. 2020;49(1):20-21i. doi:10.1093/ije/dyz174

PUBMED 31504546

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
30,000
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
>30,000 (target 100000)

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : http://www.genesandhealth.org/

Supplementary Information