Gothenburg Centenarian Study (Go95+)
To establish a large and thorough heterogeneous sample that has the power to answer epidemiological questions that small, separate studies cannot.
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
Brodaty, H., Woolf, C., Andersen, S., Barzilai, N., Brayne, C., Cheung, K. S., Corrada, M. M., Crawford, J. D., Daly, C., Gondo, Y., Hagberg, B., Hirose, N., Holstege, H., Kawas, C., Kaye, J., Kochan, N. A., Lau, B. H., Lucca, U., Marcon, G., Martin, P., … Sachdev, P. S. (2016). ICC-dementia (International Centenarian Consortium - dementia): an international consortium to determine the prevalence and incidence of dementia in centenarians across diverse ethnoracial and sociocultural groups. BMC neurology, 16, 52. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12883-016-0569-4
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- Individuals aged ≥95 years (approximately the oldest 1 percentile for men, oldest 5th percentile for women), with a minimum sample of 80 individuals, including assessment of cognition and functional status, are invited to participate. There are currently seventeen member or potential member studies from Asia, Europe, the Americas, and Oceania. Initial attempts at harmonising key variables are in progress.
Availability of data and biosamples
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.