BIONIC: Biobank Netherlands Internet Collaboration: proof of principle for major depressive disorder (WC2014-053)

Objectives

Starting date: 01/07/2014

 


  • To test the feasibility for harmonized rapid phenotypic assessments of complex traits in ongoing studies united in BBMRI-NL
  • To harmonize phenotypic assessments for MDD in the Netherlands for further use in GWAS and other analyses
  • To identify genetic variants influencing MDD in the Netherlands through GWA meta-analysis, based on imputation through Genome of the Netherlands (GoNL) reference sets.
  • To provide a platform and best practice example for harmonized rapid phenotypic assessments of complex traits in ongoing studies united in BBMRI-NL