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Title of Collaborative Activity:

Chinese Children and Families Cohort Study

Description of Collaborative Activity:

The Chinese Children and Families Cohort Study (CFCS) was funded by and conducted in collaboration with the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Chinese CDC, National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS), and NCI Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS), Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG), and Center Global Health. CFCS is a pilot study that followed-up a sample of a cohort of women and their offspring enrolled in the Community Intervention Study (1993-1995) of folic acid supplementation to prevent neural tube defects in China.

Type of Collaborative Activity:

Research Initiative

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