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The Kungsholmen Project

The Kungsholmen Project

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Initiatives -
To determine the natural history of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
Start Year
1987
End Year
2000
Funding
Stockholm Gerontology Research Center in collaboration with Aging Research Center (ARC)
Supplementary Information
https://www.neurodegenerationresearch.eu/cohort/the-kungsholmen-project/
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Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Maria Wahlberg
    Karolinska Institutet

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
The baseline phase and four follow-ups have been completed.
Supplementary Information
https://snd.gu.se/en/catalogue/study/EXT0209

Marker Paper

Fratiglioni L, Viitanen M, Bäckman L, Sandman PO, Winblad B. Occurrence of dementia in advanced age: the study design of the Kungsholmen Project. Neuroepidemiology. 1992;11 Suppl 1:29-36. doi:10.1159/000110958

PUBMED 1603245

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
2,368
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Born before 1913 and lived in the Kungsholmen district of Stockholm

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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