Individual Study / KANC

The Lithuanian Kaunus Cohort

The Lithuanian Kaunus Cohort

Initiatives -
Investigate the association between maternal smoking, GSTM1, GSTT1 polymorphism, low birth weight (LBW, < 2,500 g) and intra-uterine growth restriction (IUGR, < 2,500 g and gestation ≥ 37 weeks) risk. *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
2007
End Year
2008
Funding
Grant of the Lithuanian Agency for Science Innovation and Technology (6-04-2014_31V-66).

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • MD. Dr. Professor Ruta Nadisauskiene
    Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
  • Dr Asta Danileviciute
    Vytautas Magnus University
  • Dr Regina Grazuleviciene
    Vytautas Magnus University

Design

Study design
Case-control

Marker Paper

Grazuleviciene R, Danileviciute A, Nadisauskiene R, Vencloviene J. Maternal smoking, GSTM1 and GSTT1 polymorphism and susceptibility to adverse pregnancy outcomes. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2009 Mar;6(3):1282-97. doi: 10.3390/ijerph6031282. Epub 2009 Mar 26.

PUBMED 19440446

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
646
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Pregnant women

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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