All New Diabetics In Scania - ANDIS

SND-ID: EXT 0057

This study is part of the collection Scania Metadatabase for Epidemiology (SME)

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Leif Groop - Lunds universitet


ANDIS is a combined research and quality assurance project with the long term aim of introducing precision medicine in diabetes. In connection with a visit to your doctor or diabetes nurse personal identification number, name, address, date of diagnosis, initial and current diabetes treatment, time of start of diabetes treatment, weight and height, possible diabetes during pregnancy, information on the prevalence of diabetes in the family as well as information about the country of birth of the study person and his/her parents was registered. Upon registration, blood samples for determination of GAD antibodies and C-peptide as well as for DNA analysis are taken. The DNA sample is used to classify the disease into subtypes, and to investigate hereditary causes of diabetes, diabetic complications and other medical conditions associated with diabetes. One blood sample is stored for possible future analysis. If the study person previously have given consent for registration of his or her data in the National Diabetes Register (NDR) the study person is asked whether this information can be linked t

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Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

Lund University

Protection and ethical review

Ethics Review

Lund - Ref. 584/2006

Method and time period

Unit of analysis

Sampling procedure

Non-probability: Purposive

Time period(s) investigated

2008 – ongoing

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic description: Scania


Access to data via

All New Diabetics In Scania- ANDIS


The cohort cover the full spectrum of diabetes in Region Skåne. It has unique representation since a majority of all health care providers, hospitals and clinics participate.

Data format / data structure


Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Leif Groop - Lunds universitet

Time period(s) investigated

2008 – ongoing

Related research data in SND's catalogue

Is part of collection at SND

Scania Metadatabase for Epidemiology (SME)

Published: 2013-09-06
Last updated: 2017-01-03