Chinese Longitudinal Aging Study

Principal Investigator

Xiao Shifu, MD, PhD
Professor and Director
Department of Geriatric Psychiatry
Shanghai mental Health Center
Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine
600 South Wan Ping Road, Shanghai 200030, China

Data Contact

Wang Tao


Setting: 15 centres from Beijing, Shanghai, Zhejiang, Shanxi, Liaoning, Jiangxi, Guangdong, and Anhui in China
Start Date: 2011
End Date: Ongoing
Participants: 3514 individuals aged 60+ years
Assessment Schedule: Baseline, 1, 3, and 5 years

(1) Sociodemographic data, lifestyle, and medical history; (2) Neuropsychiatric assessments; (3) Blood samples and genotyping; (4) Subgroups with MRI scans.

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