Individual Study / EPITEEN

Epidemiological Health Investigation of Teenagers in Porto

Epidemiological Health Investigation of Teenagers in Porto

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The study aims to understand how behaviours and habits acquired in adolescence will impact adult health.
Start Year
2003
Supplementary Information
https://ispup.up.pt/research/research-structures/cohorts/epiteen/
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Anália Torres
    School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Lisbon(ISCSP)

Design

Study design
Population cohort

Marker Paper

Fraga S, Severo M, Ramos E, et al. Childhood socioeconomic conditions are associated with increased chronic low-grade inflammation over adolescence: findings from the EPITeen cohort study. Arch Dis Child. 2020;105(7):677-683. doi:10.1136/archdischild-2019-317525

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Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
2,942
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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