On Wednesday, January 25, 2017, ToMMo's recruitment for the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study (TMM BirThree Cohort Study) has reached to 70,000 people.
The cohort study with pedigree from the birth are particularly rare in all cohort studies because of the difficulties for the recruitment. Having those valuable date, we need to push advance in our research and get much attention from epidemiology specialists all over the world for our challenge.
We continue the recruitment for the family of recruited expecting mothers until the end of March 2017.
50,000 people have participated in the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Community-Based Cohort Study in Miyagi Prefecture (Nov. 4, 2015)
Cohort Study and Biobank
Group of the Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study