Participating Cohorts

Below is a list of cohorts that have contributed to at least one of our ongoing initiatives.

1.   23andMe - 23andMe

2.   ABCFS - Australian Breast Cancer Family Study

3.   ACPRC - Manchester Studies of Cognitive Ageing

4.   AGES - Age, Gene/Environment Susceptibility Reykjavik Study

5.   ALSPAC - Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children

6.   Amish - Amish study

7.   ASPS - Austrian Stroke Prevention Stud

8.   BASE-II - Berlin Aging Study II

9.   BLSA - Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging

10. BMES - Blue Mountains Eye Study

11. CAHRES - Cancer Hormone Replacement Epidemiology in Sweden

12. CAPS - Cancer Prostate Sweden

13. CCF - Cleveland Clinic Foundation

14. CHAP - Chicago Health and Aging Project

15. CILENTO - Cilento

16. CoLaus - Etude Cohorte Lausannoise

17. COPSAC2000 - Copenhagen Studies on Asthma in Childhood 2000

18. CROATIA-Korčula - Croatia Korčula

19. DeCODE - DeCODE Genetics

20. DESIR - Data from Epidemiological Study on the Insulin Resistance syndrome study

21. DHS - Dortmund Health Study

22. DIL - Wellcome Trust Diabetes and Inflammation Laboratory 

23. EGCUT1 - Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu

24. EGCUT2 - Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu

25. EGCUT3 - Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu

26. EPIC - European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study, Norfolk

27. ERF - Erasmus Rucphen Family Study

28. FamHS - Family Heart Study

29. FHS - Framingham Heart Study

30. FINRISK

31. FTC - Finnish Twin Cohort

32. Gain - Genetic Association Information Network Schizophrenia

33. GENOA - Genetic Epidemiology Network of Arteriopathy

34. GOYA - Genetics of Overweight Young Adults

35. GRAPHIC - Genetic Regulation of Arterial Pressure in Humans

36. GS - Generation Scotland

37. H2000 Cases - Health 2000

38. H2000 Controls - Health 2000

39. HBCS- Helsinki Birth Cohort Study

40. HCS - Hunter Community Study

41. Health ABC

42. HNRS - Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study

43. HPFS - Health Professionals Follow-up Study

44. HRS - Health and Retirement Study

45. HTO Study (previously ICBP) - Oxford Family Blood Pressure Study

46. Hypergenes - Hypergenes

47. ICBP - International Consortium for Blood Pressure

48. InCHIANTI - Invecchiare in Chianti

49. INGI-CARL - Italian Network of Genetic Isolates - Carlantino

50. INGI-FVG - Italian Network of Genetic Isolates - Fruili Venezia Giulia

51. INGI-VB - VB-Val Borbera Isolated Population Project

52. KORA S3 - Kooperative Gesundheitsforschung in der Region Augsburg

53. KORA S4 - Kooperative Gesundheitsforschung in der Region Augsburg

54. LBC1921 - Lothian Birth Cohort 1921

55. LBC1936 - Lothian Birth Cohort 1936

56. Lifelines  - The LifeLines Cohort Study

57. LonGenity - LonGenity study

58. MCTFR - Minnesota Center for Twin and Family Research

59. MESA - Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis study

60. MGS - Molecular Genetics of Schizophrenia

61. MoBa - Mother and Child Cohort of NIPH

62. MrOS - Osteoporotic Fractures in Men Stud

63. NBS - Nijmegen Biomedical Study

64. NEO - The Netherlands Epidemiology of Obesity Study

65. NESDA - Netherlands Study of Depression and Anxiety

66. NFBC66 - Northern Finland Birth Cohorts (1966 Cohort)

67. NHS - Nurses Health Study

68. NIAload - National Institute for Aging Late-Onset Alzheimer's Disease Family Study

69. NonGain - Genetic Association Information Network Schizophrenia (non)

70. NTR - Dutch Twin Registry

71. OGP - Ogliastra Genetic Park

72. OGP-Talana - Ogliastra Genetic Park-Talana  

73. OHS - Ontario Health Study

74. ORCADES - ORCADES

75. PREVEND - Prevention of Renal and Vascular End-Stage Disease 

76. QIMR - Queensland Institute of Medical Research

77. RPGEH Research Program on Genes, Environment and Health/Genetic Epidemiology Research on Aging

      (RPGEH/GERA)            

78. RS-I - Rotterdam Study Baseline

79. RS-II - Rotterdam Study Extension of Baseline

80. RS-III - Rotterdam Study Young

81. Rush-MAP - Rush University Medical Center - Memory and Aging Project

82. Rush-ROS - Rush University Medical Center - Religious Orders Study

83. SAGE - Study of Addiction: Genetics and Environment

84. SardiNIA

85. SHIP - Study of Health in Pomerania

86. SOF - Study of Osteoporotic Fractures

87. Sorbs - Sorbs cohort

88. Split - Croatia Split

89. STR - Salty - Swedish Twin Registry

90. STR - Twingene - Swedish Twin Registry

91. TEDS - Twins Early Development Study

92. THISEAS - The Hellenic study of interactions between SNPs & Eating in Atherosclerosis

93. TRAILS Tracking Adolescents' Individual Lives Survey

94. TwinsUK

95. UKBiobank - UK Biobank

96. Vis - Croatia Vis

97. WASH - Western Australian Sleep Study

98. WGHS - Women's Genome Health Study

99. WTCCC58C - 1958 British Birth Cohort

100. YFS - The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study

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Acknowledgments

 

For financial support, the SSGAC thanks the U.S. National Science Foundation, the U.S. National Institutes of Health (National Institute on Aging, and the Office for Behavioral and Social Science Research), the Open Philanthropy Project, the Ragnar Söderberg Foundation, the Swedish Research Council, The Jan Wallander and Tom Hedelius Foundation, the European Research Council, and the Pershing Square Fund of the Foundations of Human Behavior.

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