Individual Study / PsyCoLaus

PsyCoLaus

PsyCoLaus

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This study collects detailed and standardized phenotypes to investigate biological, genetic and environmental determinants of cardiovascular disease and their association with mental disorders.
Start Year
2003
Funding
Fonds national suisse (FNS)
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Peter Vollenweider
    University of Lausanne

Design

Study design
Patients' cohort

Marker Paper

Preisig M, Waeber G, Vollenweider P, Bovet P, Rothen S, Vandeleur C, Guex P, Middleton L, Waterworth D, Mooser V, Tozzi F, Muglia P. The PsyCoLaus study: methodology and characteristics of the sample of a population-based survey on psychiatric disorders and their association with genetic and cardiovascular risk factors. BMC Psychiatry. 2009 Mar 17;9:9. doi: 10.1186/1471-244X-9-9.

PUBMED 19292899

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
5,636
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
35 to 66 year-old population of the city of Lausanne (Switzerland)

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://www.colaus-psycolaus.ch/