Individual Study / KoGES_emigrant study

KoGES_emigrant study

KoGES_emigrant study

Initiatives -
To collect epidemiological cohort who has same genetic traits as Koreans and conduct comparison study upon them. Studying gene-environment interactions in diabetes, hypertension, osteoporosis, respiratory disease and metabolic syndrome
Start Year
2005
End Year
2014
Supplementary Information
The Korean Genome and Epidemiology Study (KoGES) Consortium (6)
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Design

Study design
Other : Gene-environment study
Follow Up
3rd follow up
Supplementary Information
Japan: follow-up from 2008 to 2013 China: follow-up from 2008 to 2009

Marker Paper

http://www.cdc.go.kr/contents.es?mid=a50401010200

Number of participants

Number of participants
3,563
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Korean emigrants who have lived in Japan (Kobe, Osaka) and China (Changchun, Yanbian) for more than 15 years and their children, native Japanese and Chinese

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : http://www.cdc.go.kr/contents.es?mid=a504010102...