Current status: Active
Lay summary: To collect genetic, biological, clinical and lifestyle information on 10,000 adult individuals in the Exeter region to establish a sampling frame from which people can be selected on the basis of (genetic and non genetic) predisposition/protection factors to be invited for inclusion in studies examining the mechanisms of health and disease. This would include the processes of common diseases such as diabetes and ischaemic heart disease as well as healthy ageing.
Recruitment figures:4000 (as of November 2011)
Start date: 02/11/2009
End date: renewable from June 2014
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