Diabetes Prediction in Skåne- DiPiS

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

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Åke Lernmark - Lunds universitet

Helena Larsson - Lund University

Description:

Diabetes Prediction in Skåne, DiPiS aims to investigate why children develop diabetes type 1. By being able to predict which children who will develop diabetes, it may be possible in the future to prevent the disease from breaking out. DiPiS are carried out in two steps:
Step 1. Investigation of hereditary risk for diabetes type 1 in all new born children in Scania. This step continued from September 2000 to September 2004. In this step almost 36,000 children.
Step 2.. Follow up in a group of children with hereditary risk. Participants in the follow up study lefts a blood sample and answer a questionnaire one time per year.The plan is to follow these children up to 15 years of age.

Responsible department/unit:

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Åke Lernmark - Lunds universitet

Helena Larsson - Lund University

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0081

Purpose:

To determine factors that can predict autoimmune (type 1) diabetes in children.

Description:

Diabetes Prediction in Skåne, DiPiS aims to investigate why children develop diabetes type 1. By being able to predict which children who will develop diabetes, it may be possible in the future to prevent the disease from breaking out. DiPiS are carried out in two steps:
Step 1. Investigation of hereditary risk for diabetes type 1 in all new born children in Scania. This step continued from September 2000 to September 2004. In this step almost 36,000 children.
Step 2.. Follow up in a group of children with hereditary risk. Participants in the follow up study lefts a blood sample and answer a questionnaire one time per year.The plan is to follow these children up to 15 years of age.

Time period(s) investigated:

2000-09 — ongoing

Geographic spread:

Geographic description: Scania

Unit of analysis:

Contact person for questions about the data:

Åke Lernmark

Is part of collection at SND:

Scania Metadatabase for Epidemiology (SME)

Dataset EXT 0081-001

DiPiS: selection study

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Physical measurements and tests

Time period(s) for data collection: 2000-09 — 2004-09

Source of the data: Population group, Biological samples

Time period(s) investigated:

2000-09 — 2004-09

Number of individuals/objects:

36000

Dataset EXT 0081-002

DiPiS: Follow up study

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Physical measurements and tests

Time period(s) for data collection: 2002 — 2019-08

Source of the data: Population group, Biological samples

Time period(s) investigated:

2002 — 2019-08

Number of individuals/objects:

5000