Individual Study / LifeGene

LifeGene (and sister cohort, EpiHealth)

LifeGene (and sister cohort, EpiHealth)

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Initiatives -
Prospective cohort as a resource for research in all medical disciplines, enabling new and groundbreaking research on the relationships among heredity, environment and lifestyle.
Start Year
2009
End Year
2019
Supplementary Information
https://www.neurodegenerationresearch.eu/cohort/lifegene/
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Nancy Pedersen
    Karolinska Institutet

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Annually

Marker Paper

Almqvist C, Adami HO, Franks PW, et al. LifeGene--a large prospective population-based study of global relevance. Eur J Epidemiol. 2011;26(1):67-77. doi :10.1007/s10654-010-9521-x

PUBMED 21104112

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
52,107
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other