Individual Study / MoVIES

Monongahela Valley Independent Elders Survey

Monongahela Valley Independent Elders Survey

Initiatives -
To study various aspects of normal and abnormal aging.
Start Year
1987
End Year
2002
Funding
Supported by Grant No. U01-AG06782 awarded by the National Institute on Aging, U.S. Public Health Service.
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Mary Ganguli
    University of Pittsburgh

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Bienially over 15 years of follow up

Marker Paper

Kuller LH, Ganguli M, Ratcliff GG, Huff FJ, Belle SH, Detre KM. The University of Pittsburgh Alzheimer's Disease Patient Registry: the Monongahela Valley Independent EldersSurvey (MoVIES). Aging: Clinical and Experimental Research, 1990; 2(3): 302-5.

PUBMED 2094370

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
1,681
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Over 65 years old.

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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