Dec 12, 2013 10:00 AM
There is little direct evidence in China about the role of diabetes as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, and less still about the association of blood glucose levels below the threshold for diabetes with cardiovascular disease.
Nov 25, 2013 10:00 AM
The National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) has awarded a 5-year program grant to the China Kadoorie Biobank team in China to undertake research into the genetic and non-genetic causes of ischaemic heart disease (IHD) and ischaemic stroke.
Sep 27, 2013 2:00 PM
Genotyping of 384 genetic variants (SNPs) in 100,000 China Kadoorie Biobank participants has been completed at BGI-Shenzhen.
Sep 16, 2013 3:00 PM
The China Kadoorie Study has received a grant for “Genomic analysis of haemorrhagic stroke in the China Kadoorie Biobank” through the UK Medical Research Council (MRC) ‘High throughput “omic” science and imaging’ initiative.