Washington Heights Inwood and Columbia Aging Project
To provide information concerning the development of Alzheimer disease and to carefully examine the contributions of cardiovascular risk factors and stroke. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.*
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- Supported by federal grants from the NIH (AG07232 and AG08702), by the Charles S. Robertson Memorial Gift for Research on AD, and by the Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller Foundation.
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- clinical assessments were completed at approximately 24-month intervals over the 7-year study period.
Tang MX, Cross P, Andrews H, Jacobs DM, Small S, Bell K, Merchant C, Lantigua R, Costa R, Stern Y, Mayeux R. Incidence of AD in African-Americans, Caribbean Hispanics, and Caucasians in northern Manhattan. Neurology, 2001; 56(1): 49-56.DOI: 10.1212/wnl.56.1.49
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- Over 65 years old.
Availability of data and biosamples
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.