Fit and well

Mothers (G0) Pregnancy Samples

Year Started: 1990

Urine samples collected from study mothers when they were pregnant with the study child in 1990 to 1992. There may be antenatal blood derived samples available, please contact ALSPAC for more details.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

5001 - 10000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 Birth samples, placenta, cord tissue and cord blood

Year Started: 1991

Birth samples were collected from babies enrolled in the ALSPAC study between 1991 and 1992. Whole placentas are stored in formalin. Some wax blocks and slides also exist. Some cord tissue sections are available and are stored at -80oC There may be samples available from cord blood, please contact ALSPAC for more details.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 51 - 75%


Female

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 51 - 75%


Male

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 Nails

Year Started: 1991

Nail samples were requested from the study particiapnts (G1) at ages 6 to 18 months, 3 years and 4 years

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
No restrictions


Male

Young child (2 - 6 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Infant (1 month - 2 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young child (2 - 6 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Infant (1 month - 2 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 hair

Year Started: 1991

Hair samples were collected when the study participants were 6 to 18 months, 3 yrs, 4 yrs, 15yrs and 17yrs

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Infant (1 month - 2 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Young child (2 - 6 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young child (2 - 6 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Infant (1 month - 2 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 31 months

Year Started: 1994

Plasma samples

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Young child (2 - 6 years)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young child (2 - 6 years)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 DNA

Year Started: 1991

DNA is available from participants lymphoblastoid cell lines, blood samples or saliva. For many participants DNA samples are available from blood collected at several different ages suitable for epigenetic studies. Please contact the laboratory for further information.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
In progress
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
No restrictions


Male

Data not recorded

5001 - 10000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
DNA -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Data not recorded

5001 - 10000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
DNA -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 lymphoblastoid cell lines

Year Started: 2001

Lymphoblastoid cell lines were created from blood samples collected from the study participants at various ages (mainly 9 years)

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
In progress
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Data not recorded

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Immortalized cell lines Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Data not recorded

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Immortalized cell lines Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Mothers (G0) DNA

Year Started: 1991

DNA is available from participants lymphoblastoid cell lines, blood samples or saliva. For many participants DNA samples are available from blood collected at several different time points which are suitable for epigenetic studies. Please contact the laboratory for further information.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
In progress
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Data not recorded

10001 - 50000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
DNA -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Fathers (G0) DNA

Year Started: 2004

DNA is available from participants lymphoblastoid cell lines, blood samples or saliva.Please contact the laboratory for further information.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
In progress
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Data not recorded

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
DNA -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Mothers (G0) Lymphoblastoid cell lines

Year Started: 2004

Lymphoblastoid cell lines were created from blood samples collected from the mothers at various time points

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
In progress
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Data not recorded

5001 - 10000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Immortalized cell lines Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Fathers (G0) Lymphoblastoid cell lines

Year Started: 2004

Lymphoblastoid cell lines were created from blood samples collected from the fathers at various time points.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
In progress
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Data not recorded

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Immortalized cell lines Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 43 months

Year Started: 1996

Blood samples collected when the study participants were 43 months old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Young child (2 - 6 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young child (2 - 6 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 61 months

Year Started: 1997

Blood samples collected when the study participants were 61 months old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Young child (2 - 6 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Serum -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Young child (2 - 6 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Young child (2 - 6 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Serum -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young child (2 - 6 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 Teeth

Year Started: 1997

Milk teeth collected when the study participants were 5-7 years old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Young child (2 - 6 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young child (2 - 6 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 7 years

Year Started: 1998

Blood samples collected when the study participants were 7 years old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Serum -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Serum -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 7 to 8 years fasting samples

Year Started: 1998

Blood and urine samples taken after fasting.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 9 years

Year Started: 2001

Blood samples collected when the study participants were 9 years old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 10 years

Year Started: 2002

Urine and saliva samples taken when the study participants were 10 years old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Saliva -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Saliva -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 11 years

Year Started: 2003

Blood and saliva taken when the study participants were 11 years old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

501 - 1000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 11 - 25%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Saliva -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Child (6 - 12 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Saliva -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Child (6 - 12 years)

501 - 1000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 11 - 25%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 12 years

Year Started: 2004

Saliva and urine samples taken when the study participants were 12 years old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Saliva -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Saliva -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Mothers (G0) 2004 - 2008 Collection

Year Started: 2004

Mothers (G0) 2004 - 2008 Collection

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Adult (> 40 years)

5001 - 10000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adult (> 40 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Mothers (G0) Focus on Mothers clinic 1

Year Started: 2009

Mothers were invited to 4 clinics to collect repeated data and samples throughout the menopause years. This collection is samples from the first clinic.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Adult (> 40 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adult (> 40 years)

501 - 1000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Mothers (G0) Focus on Mothers clinic 2

Year Started: 2010

Mothers were invited to 4 clinics to collect repeated data and samples throughout the menopause years. This collection is samples from the second clinic.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Adult (> 40 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adult (> 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Mothers (G0) Focus on Mothers clinic 3

Year Started: 2011

Mothers were invited to 4 clinics to collect repeated data and samples throughout the menopause years. This collection is samples from the third clinic.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Adult (> 40 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adult (> 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Mothers (G0) Focus on Mothers clinic 4

Year Started: 2012

Mothers were invited to 4 clinics to collect repeated data and samples throughout the menopause years. This collection is samples from the fouth clinic.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Adult (> 40 years)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adult (> 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Fathers (G0) 2004-2008 collection

Year Started: 2004

Fathers (G0) 2004-2008 collection.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Adult (> 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adult (> 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Fathers (G0) 2010 collection

Year Started: 2010

Fathers (G0) 2010 collection.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Adult (> 40 years)

501 - 1000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adult (> 40 years)

501 - 1000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Fathers (G0) Focus on Fathers clinic

Year Started: 2011

Samples collected from study fathers.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Adult (> 40 years)

501 - 1000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adult (> 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adult (> 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 13 years

Year Started: 2005

Blood samples collected when the study participants were 13 years old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 0 - 10%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 0 - 10%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 15 years

Year Started: 2006

Blood and urine collected when the study participants were 15 years old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 0 - 10%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 0 - 10%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 17 years

Year Started: 2008

Blood and urine collected when the study participants were 17 years old.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 51 - 75%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

501 - 1000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Adolescent (12 - 18 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 51 - 75%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 21 years

Year Started: 2012

Blood and urine collected for a sub study when original participants were 21 years old. A series of urine samples taken from young women over several days.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Serum -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G1 age 24-25 years

Year Started: 2015

Samples collected from the participants at 24 years of age.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 11 - 25%


Male

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Serum -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Serum -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
RNA -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
RNA -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Blood Spots Room temperature Not applicable 11 - 25%


Male

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

1001 - 3000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Fathers (G0) Hair

Year Started: 1993

Hair was collected from the study fathers in 1993

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Fathers (G0) Nails

Year Started: 1993

nails were collected from the study fathers in 1993

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Mothers (G0) Hair

Year Started: 1993

hair samples collected from the mothers in 1993

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

Mothers (G0) Nails

Year Started: 1993

nails collected from the study mothers in 1993

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
Completed
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

3001 - 5000 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue Room temperature Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G2 (G2 Child) Placenta, cord tissue and cord blood

Year Started: 2012

Birth samples were collected from babies of the ALSPAC participants, from 2012. Placenta tissue is stored at 4 degrees in 70% ethanol. Some cord tissue sections are available and are stored at -20oC, Cord blood (plasma and white cells) were also collected.

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
In progress
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Male

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue 2 °C to 10 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue 2 °C to 10 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Tissue -18 °C to -35 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Male

Neonate (0 - 1 month)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%

Fit and well

ALSPAC-G2 (G1 Mother) Late Pregnancy

Year Started: 2013

Blood and Urine samples were collected from ALSPAC-G2 G1 Participants at greater then 28 weeks gestation

Access:
Open to applicants
Type:
Birth cohort
Status:
In progress
Collection point:
Multiple points in patient pathway
Consent restrictions:
Other animal work, Xenograft


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Plasma -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Urine -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

101 - 500 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells -60 °C to -85 °C Not applicable 75% -99%


Female

Young adult (18 - 40 years)

11 - 100 donors

Material Type Preservation Type Macroscopic Assessment % of Sample Set
Peripheral blood cells Liquid nitrogen Not applicable 75% -99%