Individual Study / SKIPOGH

Swiss Kidney Project on Genes in Hypertension (SKIPOGH)

Swiss Kidney Project on Genes in Hypertension (SKIPOGH)

Initiatives -
To better understand the interface between genes and the environment on the risk of developing high blood pressure and chronic kidney disease
Start Year
2009
End Year
2012
Funding
Fonds national suisse (FNS)
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Murielle Bochud
    Institut Universitaire de Médecine Sociale et Préventive

Design

Study design
Patients' cohort

Marker Paper

Stalder E, Haldimann M, Blanc A, et al. Use of day and night urinary iodine excretion to estimate the prevalence of inadequate iodine intakes via the estimated average requirement cut-point method. Swiss Medical Weekly. 2019;149:w20090. doi:10.4414/smw.2019.20090.

PUBMED 31154659

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals
  • Families

Number of participants

Number of participants
1,128
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Participants were over 18, resident in Switzerland and of European ancestry

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://www.unisante.ch/fr/formation-recherche/...