|General Information on Follow Up (profile and frequency)||
The active follow-up, death registry linkage, national health records will start in April 2017.
|Target Number of Participants||
|Target Number of Participants with Biological Samples||
15.604 participants have been recruited as of April 2017. The GCAT study collected the following biospecimen at baseline: Blood: 15.604 participants Plasma: 15.604 participants Serum: 15.604 participants DNA: 15.604 participants
Access to external researchers or third parties provided or foreseen for:
|Data (questionnaire-derived, measured...)||
Each colour in the timeline graph below represents a separate Study Population, while each segment in the graph represents a separate Data Collection Event. Clicking on a segment gives more detailed information on a Data Collection Event.
Sources of Recruitment
|Age||Minimum 40, Maximum 65|
|Other||To be resident of Catalonia, owner of Individual Health Card (TSI) and to have capacity to understand at least one of the official languages (Spanish or Catalan)|
|Number of Participants||
|Number of Participants with Biological Samples||
Data Collection Events
|Initial recruitment||2014 (June)||2017 (June)|