Groningen Expert Center for Kids with Obesity (GECKO) Drenthe cohort
- Start Year
- End Year
- Hutchison Whampoa Ltd, University of Groningen and WellBaby Clinic Foundation Icare.
Visit GECKO Drenthe cohort
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- During the first 9 months of life, the children were measured every month (incl. questionnaire), thereafter this frequency decreased until once every 2 years from 3 years onwards.
L'Abée C, Sauer PJ, Damen M, Rake JP, Cats H, Stolk RP. Cohort Profile: the GECKO Drenthe study, overweight programming during early childhood. Int J Epidemiol. 2008 Jun;37(3):486-9. doi: 10.1093/ije/dym218. Epub 2008 Jan 31.
- Sources of Recruitment
- Other : Pregnant women and their newborns.
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
Availability of data and biosamples