Individual Study / REGICOR

Registre Gironí del Cor

Registre Gironí del Cor

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Initiatives -
To contribute to the knowledge of the magnitude of the problem of cardiovascular diseases, their causes, studying the influence of molecular, cellular and environmental mechanisms, emphasizing nutrition, physical activity and obesity, in development of coronary heart disease and the best prevention strategies on a population scale.
Start Year
1990
End Year
2009
Funding
Servei Català de la Salut, Generalitat de Catalunya-Departament de Salut
Supplementary Information
https://www.revespcardiol.org/es-regicor-35-years-of-excellence-articulo-S1885585713002739?redirect=true
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Investigators Contacts
  • MD. Professor Roberto Elosua
    Universitat de Vic

Design

Study design
Cross-sectional
Follow Up
Ten-year follow-up cohort studies
Supplementary Information
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2465597/

Marker Paper

Fernández-Sanlés A, Sayols-Baixeras S, Curcio S, Subirana I, Marrugat J, Elosua R. DNA Methylation and Age-Independent Cardiovascular Risk, an Epigenome-Wide Approach: The REGICOR Study (REgistre GIroní del COR). Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2018;38(3):645-652

PUBMED 29326313

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
600,000
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Inhabitants of the 6 districts that form the province of Gerona (L’Alt Empordà, El Baix Empordà, La Garrotxa, El Gironès, El Pla de l’Estany, and La Selva).

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

By contacting the study representative