Study

Oncoarray Consortium - Lung Cancer Studies

Study ID Alternative Stable ID Type
phs001273 Case-Control

Study Description

The study was conducted under the auspices of the Transdisciplinary Research In Cancer of the Lung (TRICL) Research Team, which is a part of the Genetic Associations and MEchanisms in ONcology (GAME-ON) consortium, and associated with the International Lung Cancer Consortium (ILCCO).

Ethics All participants provided written informed consent. All studies were reviewed and approved by institutional ethics review committees at the involved institutions.

Sequencing data are derived from four substudies. The substudies that contributed include Harvard, Liverpool, Toronto, and IARC.

ATBC. The Alpha-Tocopherol, Beta-Carotene Cancer Prevention Study (ATBC) is a randomized primary prevention trial including 29,133 male smokers enrolled in Finland between 1985 and 1993. Participants ranged between ages of 50 to 69 at enrollment and were randomized in a factorial design to take either 50 milligrams of d-alpha tocopheryl acetate (Vitamin E), 20 mg of all-trans-beta-carotene, both or placebo. The study continued to monitor cancer incidence through ... (Show More)

Archive Link Archive Accession
dbGaP phs001273

Who archives the data?

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