Individual Study / Kjaer_BMJ_2002

General population in Copenhagen- HPV

General population in Copenhagen- HPV

Initiatives -
To investigate the role of HPV (detected on two occasions) in the development of cervical neoplasia in women who had no previous diagnosis of cytological abnormalities. *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
1991
Funding
National Cancer Institute (RO1 CA47812) and Danish Cancer Society.

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Adriaan JC Van den Brule
    University Hospital Vrije Universiteit

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Baseline(1991)- participants were followed up in 1993 and 1995.

Marker Paper

Kjaer, S. K., van den Brule, A. J., Paull, G., Svare, E. I., Sherman, M. E., Thomsen, B. L., Suntum, M., Bock, J. E., Poll, P. A., & Meijer, C. J. (2002). Type specific persistence of high risk human papillomavirus (HPV) as indicator of high grade cervical squamous intraepithelial lesions in young women: population based prospective follow up study. BMJ (Clinical research ed.), 325(7364), 572. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7364.572

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
10,758
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Women aged 20-29 years(general population in Copenhagen)

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other