This website's aim is to give researchers and other interested parties access to and information on the guidelines, ethics codes and laws that regulate and place ethical demands on the research process. CODEX addresses first and foremost those who are actively involved in research, but also the interested public.
- The Northern Swedish Cohort, NoSCo
The Northern Swedish Cohort (NoSCo) is a prospective longitudinal cohort study. The cohort consists of all pupils (n=1083) who in 1981 attended the last year of compulsory school (age 16) in a middle-sized municipality Luleå in Northern Sweden. The cohort has been followed up five times during 27 years.
ULSAM is a unique, ongoing, longitudinal, epidemiologic study based on all available men, born between 1920 and 1924, in Uppsala County, Sweden. The men were investigated at the ages of 50, 60, 70, 77, 82 and 88 years. Full screening and official registry data are available in our databases and more data is continously added.
- Uppsala Birth Cohort Study
UBCoS is a register study of all births at the Academic Hospital in Uppsala between 1915 and 1929. The study was set up as a collaboration between Uppsala University, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and Stockholm University.