1. IDENTIFICATION & BASIC DESCRIPTION
Cohort name
  GCAT
Country
 

  • Spain

Please provide any other information on the cohort location/s if needed
  located in Catalonia, mostly urban centres
Name
  Rafael de Cid
Institution
  Badalona
Email
  rafaxxx@gmail.com
Phone
  +34646646464
Name
  Manolis Kogevinas
Institution
  ISGlobal
Email
  manolis.kogevinas@isglobal.org
Phone
  +34649884725
Website
 

  • http://www.gcatbiobank.org/en_index/

Name of committee
  CEIC Badalona
Or provide website
 

  • http://www.gcatbiobank.org/en_index/

Contact Principal Investigator (name)
  Rafa de Cid
Is this cohort part of a consortium? (name consortium)
  No
Source population (please select as many as appropriate)
 

  • General population: Regional

Comparators (please select as many as appropriate)
 

  • Internal study population

Inclusion criteria
  residents catalonia, blood donors volunteers, age 20 to 65
Enrollment
  Completed
Age range at entry (main cohort)
 

Minimum Maximum Mean
20 65

2. OUTCOME FOLLOW-UP
Type of data for outcome follow-up (please select as many as appropriate)
 

  • Active (contact with participants)
  • Use of registers (specify)

Participation at last follow-up (if known)
  80
3. OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURES
Source of exposure data collected (please select as many as appropriate)
 

  • Questionnaire, Personal (Self-reporting or interview)

Occupational history/time frame
  Lifetime
Occupational coding performed
  Yes
Methods for exposure assessment (please select as many as appropriate)
 

  • Job Exposure Matrix
  • Self-report

 

  • ALOHA+ JEM

Main categories
 

  • Organisation of work including working time

Organisation of work including working time | Shift work
 

  • Night (permanent or rotating)
  • Rotating (not night)

Organisation of work including working time | Working hours
 

  • Duration

4. OUTCOMES EVALUATED
Other health related outcomes
 

  • Biomarkers
  • Lifestyle change
  • Sleep

5. BIOLOGICAL SAMPLES & ANALYSIS
Biological samples collected
 

  • Blood

Biological processing
 

  • DNA
  • RNA

Genetic and other lab analyses
 

  • Biomarkers (specify)
  • Metabolomics
  • Proteomics

6. Other Information
 

  • Alcohol
  • Anthropometry
  • Demographics
  • Diet
  • Education
  • Environmental, air pollution
  • Medical history
  • Physical exercise
  • Residential history
  • Socioeconomic status
  • Smoking

Possibility for linkage to data registries/data enrichment via data linkage
 

  • Hospital discharge