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TMM CommCohort Study

TMM CommCohort Study

Initiatives -
To realize creative reconstruction and to solve medical problems in the aftermath of this disaster. **tommo@pr.megabank.tohoku.ac.jp**
Start Year
2013
End Year
2016
Funding
Reconstruction Agency, from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), and from the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED).
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Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
The TMM CommCohort Study will recruit participants from 2013 to 2016 and follow them for at least 5 years.

Marker Paper

Kuriyama S, Yaegashi N, Nagami F, et al. The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project: Design and Mission. J Epidemiol. 2016;26(9):493-511. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20150268

PUBMED 27374138

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
150,000
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Local residents who are 20 years old or older

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

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