Nov 15, 2017 4:00 PM
Raising so-called “good” cholesterol by blocking a key protein involved in its metabolism does not protect against heart disease or stroke, according to a large genetic study of 150,000 Chinese adults published this week in JAMA Cardiology.
Nov 8, 2017 4:00 PM
New research published in JAMA Cardiology highlights the health benefits of physical activity including occupation-related activities.
Jun 21, 2017 5:00 PM
A new article published in the Journal of the American Heart Association investigates breastfeeding patterns and the risk of maternal cardiovascular disease.
May 11, 2017 3:28 PM
The paper published by the International Journal of Epidemiology highlights the potential benefits of fresh fruit consumption.
Apr 11, 2017 7:00 PM
People who often eat fresh fruit are at lower risk of developing diabetes and related major vascular complications than people who rarely eat fruit, according to new research published this week in PLOS Medicine. The findings come from a 7-year study of half a million adults in China where fresh fruit consumption is much lower than in the UK or US.
Apr 4, 2017 12:00 AM
The CKB held its annual event to showcase the resource on the 4th April 2017.
Mar 1, 2017 12:00 AM
China Kadoorie Biobank Study receives MRC GCRF foundation research grant to study major health effects of household and ambient air pollution in China.
Jan 17, 2017 4:00 PM
In China, people with diabetes diagnosed in middle age lose, on average, nine years of life, according to new research published in the January 17 issue of JAMA. This is mainly due to inadequate treatment, particularly in rural areas.
Oct 1, 2016 12:00 AM
Funding has been secured from the Pancreatic Cancer UK - Research Innovation Fund to assist in the development of a blood test for the early detection of pancreatic cancer.
Apr 14, 2016 3:05 PM
The individual and cumulative effects of 59 established type 2 diabetes risk loci were measured and assessed in 93,000 CKB participants.