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Uppsala University

ULSAM started as a health investigation, focused at identifying metabolic risk factors for cardiovascular disease, to which all 50 year-old men living in Uppsala in 1970 were invited. Of these, 82% (2322 men) participate...

  • Lars Lannfelt, Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences
Published: 2015-04-23

Karolinska Institute

Oral contraceptives, use of hormone replacement therapy, dietary habits and other lifestyle factors affect the risk for cancer, cardiovascular diseases and other chronic diseases in young women. Starting in 1991, a compr...

  • Elisabete Weiderpass Vainio, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Published: 2015-04-13

Region Skåne

The participants in this cohort are individuals with breast cancer and metastatic disease coming to the Department of Oncology in Lund for treatment since 2003. The data collection in the study is still ongoing. From all...

  • Håkan Olsson, Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, The Division of Oncology and Pathology
Published: 2014-09-05

Lund University

All individuals diagnosed with cancer from 2000 to 2007 were identified in the Cancer Register of Southern Sweden, but only individuals who were also identified in the Population Register of Scania were included in this ...

  • Håkan Olsson, Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, The Division of Oncology and Pathology
Published: 2014-08-28

Lund University

The cohort consists of all individuals over 18 years with lymphoma identified from the regional cancer registry in southern Sweden during the years 1990 to 1998. In the first step the primary physician was contacted and ...

  • Håkan Olsson, Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, The Division of Oncology and Pathology
Published: 2014-06-13

Lund University

Participants in this cohort are women identified from medical records and family records from the Department of Oncology , Lund. The inclusion criteria is that the woman should belong to families with a high risk of deve...

  • Håkan Olsson, Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, The Division of Oncology and Pathology
  • Helena Jernström, Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, The Division of Oncology and Pathology
Published: 2014-05-22

Lund University

The cohort, which is part of an international collaboration with IBCCS and Cimba, is covering all (both men and women) who have undergone mutation testing for BRCA1 or 2 in the Southern health region since 1993. It is th...

  • Håkan Olsson, Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, The Division of Oncology and Pathology
Published: 2014-05-19

Lund University

Since 1988, individuals affected by melanoma in Southern Sweden has been interviewed and the cohort now consists of 3000 cases. For each case, two controls are randomly selected from the Skåne population registry and mat...

  • Håkan Olsson, Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, The Division of Oncology and Pathology
Published: 2014-05-16

Lund University

The MISS cohort started in 1990 when 40 000 women between 26 and 65 in Skåne were randomly selected to participate in an interview about the risk factors for malignant melanoma and breast cancer. 29 508 (approximately 74...

  • Håkan Olsson, Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, The Division of Oncology and Pathology
  • Christian Ingvar, Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, Surgery
Published: 2014-05-15

Lund University

The cohort was recruited among accompanying spouses of cancer patients at the Oncology Clinic at Lund University Hospital. The study will be used as a reference population in genetic studies and in studies on biomarkers....

  • Håkan Olsson, Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, The Division of Oncology and Pathology
Published: 2014-05-05