Swedish Twin Registry

Infrastruktur

    Information

    Akronym

    STR

    Namn på nationell/internationell infrastruktur som denna infrastruktur tillhör

    The national infrastructure for the Swedish Twin Registry is managed by Karolinska Institutet. And located at Karolinska Institutet. https://ki.se/node/9289

    Beskrivning

    The Swedish Twin Registry is the largest of its kind and has become an invaluable resource for medical research. The Registry was established in the 1960s and contains information about some 87 000 twin pairs for which zygosity is known, both mono- and dizygotic pairs. Kristina Sundquist at Center for Primary Health Care Research (CPF) at Lund University has a pseudonymized snapshot of some variables from the Swedish Twin Registry.

    Utrustning och resurser

    Windows server for SAS analysis.

    Digitala och fysiska samlingar

    One SAS dataset with Twin ID, Twin Pair ID and Zygosity.

    Erbjudna tjänster

    KI uses a web based application routine for all core facilities (also for Lund University). Please see specific instructions for the Twin Registry on this page. Please see https://ki.se/en/research/swedish-twin-registry-for-researchers

    Styrning av infrastrukturen

    The infrastructure at Karolinska Institutet is well described at https://ki.se/en/research/infrastructure-and-resources-for-research

    Ämnesklassifikation (UKÄ)

    • Medicin och hälsovetenskap

    Typ av infrastruktur

    • Digitala samlingar
    • Utrustning

    Infrastrukturprogram

    • Har aktuell status som infrastruktur av nationellt intresse (Vetenskapsrådet)