Individual Study / NSHDS - MA

Northern Sweden Health and Disease Study - The Mammography Screening Project

Northern Sweden Health and Disease Study - The Mammography Screening Project

Initiatives -
Samples and data are collected in connection with mammography screenings 1995-2006. The blood samples consist primarily of EDTA and heparin blood samples divided into plasma, erythrocyte concentrate and buffy coat, and for a certain percentage, the DNA is also extracted.
Start Year
1995
End Year
2006
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Investigators Contacts
  • Anders Johansson
    Umea University

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
All years self- reported

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
28,800
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Mammography screenings.The cohort consists of women, 18-82 years old

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://www.umu.se/en/biobank-research-unit/res...