Norwegian Women and Cancer Study
- Start Year
- End Year
- Norwegian Research Council, EU, The Norwegian Foundation for Health and Rehabilitation and The Norwegian Cancer Society.
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- Repeated collections of exposure information are carried through with 5-year intervals based on updated information on addresses given by the National Central Person Registers. Passive follow-up is based on linkage to the Cancer Registry of Norway.
Lund E, Dumeaux V, Braaten T, Hjartåker A, Engeset D, Skeie G, Kumle M. Cohort profile: The Norwegian Women and Cancer Study--NOWAC--Kvinner og kreft. Int J Epidemiol. 2008 Feb;37(1):36-41. doi: 10.1093/ije/dym137. Epub 2007 Jul 20. x
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
Availability of data and biosamples