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General information

Name Singapore Consortium of Cohort Studies
Acronym SCCS
Last update 08/28/2008

Principal investigators

Kee Seng Chia (Dr./PI)
National University of Singapore
ES Tai

Contact

Kee Seng Chia (Dr./PI)
National University of Singapore, Dep. of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine (MD3)
Singapore 117597
Phone: +65 6516-4971
Email:

Website

  • http://www.nus-cme.org.sg/External

Background

The individual cohorts are not adequately powered to study ethnic differences in gene-environment interactions in diseases of public health significance. The Consortium aims at forming a large multi-ethnic cohort, with similar study protocol, consent procedures and IT, laboratory and tissue storage platforms.

Objectives

Discover gene-environment interactions of clinical and public health significance.

Member organizations

Design of the member studies Cohort

Members

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