Journal article

Estrogen receptor polymorphisms and incident dementia: The prospective 3C study

Joanne Ryan, Isabelle Carriere, Laure Carcaillon, Jean-Francois Dartigues, Sophie Auriacombe, Olivier Rouaud, Claudine Berr, Karen Ritchie, Pierre-Yves Scarabin, Marie-Laure Ancelin

Alzheimer's & Dementia | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2014


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council

Awarded by Agence Nationale de la Recherche

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank the Genopole of Lille, the Laboratories of Biochemistry of the University Hospitals of Dijon and Montpellier, the Town Council of Dijon, and the Conseil General of Cote d'Or. Joanne Ryan is the holder of an National Health and Medical Research Council Training (Postdoctoral) Fellowship (Overseas Public Health, APP1012735). Dr. Ritchie serves on scientific advisory boards for the Biomedical Research Centre, King's College London, and the London and MRC Strategic Steering Committee (Longitudinal Health and Aging Research Unit). All other authors report no conflicts of interest.The 3C Study is conducted under a partnership agreement among the Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale (Inserm), the Victor Segalen Bordeaux II University, and Sanofi-Synthelabo. The Fondation pour la Recherche Medicale funded the preparation and first phase of the study. The 3C Study is also supported by the Caisse Nationale Maladie des Travailleurs Salaries, Direction Generale de la Sante, MGEN, Institut de la Longevite, Agence Francaise de Securite Sanitaire des Produits de Sante, the Regional Governments of Aquitaine, Bourgogne and Languedoc-Roussillon and the Fondation de France, and the Ministry of Research-Inserm Programme "Cohorts and collection of biological material". The Lille Genopole received an unconditional grant from Eisai. The Fondation Plan Alzheimer funded the follow-up of the cohort. Part of this project is financed by grants from the Agence Nationale de la Recherche (projects ANR 2007-LVIE-004 and 2007-LVIE-005-01 and 06-PNRA-005).