Table 1.

Summary of studies participating in ILCCO

StudyPrincipal investigatorControl sourceStudy periodStudy locationCases, nControls/cohort, n
North AmericaFamily Health Study-NSA.G. SchwartzPopulation1984-1987Detroit, MI305308
Family Health Study-YoungA.G. SchwartzPopulation1990-2003Detroit, MI702871
Mayo-PP. YangPopulation1997-2006United States4002,000
University of California at San FranciscoJ. WienckePopulation1998-2002San Francisco, CA1,011900
University of California at Los Angeles (29)*Z.F. ZhangPopulation1999-2004Los Angeles, CA600600
Women's Epidemiology of Lung DiseaseA.G. SchwartzPopulation2001-2005Detroit, MI576575
New England Lung Cancer StudyE. DuellPopulation2005-2008New Hampshire, USA285250
NCI-Maryland (30)*C. HarrisMixed1998-2004Baltimore, MD800800
Samuel Lunenfeld Research InstituteJ. McLaughlinMixed1997-2002Toronto, Ontario, Canada516660
M. D. Anderson (24)*M. SpitzHospital1992-2004Houston, TX3,0003,000
Harvard (31)*D. ChristianiHospital1992-2008Boston, MA3,3003,300
Mayo-HP. YangHospital1997-2006United States4,0002,000
MoffittP. LazarusHospital1999-2003Florida, USA500910
Cancer Prevention Study-IIM. ThunCohort1982-United States150184,000
CARETG. GoodmanCohort1985-United States1,27518,314
EuropeNorway (14)*A. HaugenPopulation1986-Norway2,0002,000
GenAir (10) (European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition)*P. VineisPopulation1993-199810 European countries2712,977
Danish Cancer SocietyH. SkuladottirPopulation1998-2001Denmark281281
Liverpool Lung ProjectJ. FieldPopulation1998-2016Liverpool, UK1,5003,000
Lung Cancer of Young (32)*H.E. WichmannPopulation2000-2004Germany8002,000
deCODET. RafnarPopulation2000-2012Iceland8003,000
INSERM-PI. StuckerPopulation2002-2005France3,0003,000
NCI-ItalyM.T. LandiPopulation2002-2005Lombardy, Italy2,1012,120
INSERM-CEPH (11)*S. BenhamouHospital1987-1992Paris, France151171
Lung Cancer StudyI. StuckerHospital1990-1992Paris, France310301
German Cancer Research Center (33)*A. RischHospital1996-Heidelberg, Germany1,200650
IARC (12)*P. BoffettaHospital1998-2002Central/eastern Europe2,8613,118
Institute of Cancer ResearchR. HoulstonHospitalSutton, UK6,00010,000
Asia and OceaniaNCI-China 1Q. LanPopulation1985-1990Xuan Wei, People's Republic of China500500
Hawaii-P (13)*L. Le MarchandPopulation1992-1997Hawaii, USA582582
Kyushu (34)*C. KiyoharaPopulation1994-1996Japan192130
NCI-China 2 (35)*Q. LanPopulation1995-1996Xuan Wei, People's Republic of China122122
Singapore 1 (36)*A. SeowHospital1996-1998Singapore303765
AichiK. Tajima/K. MastuoHospital2000-2003Aichi, Japan400800
SeoulY.C. HongHospital2001-2008Seoul, Korea1,1501,150
Eastern ChinaH. ShenHospital2002-2007Eastern China2,0002,000
Singapore 2A. SeowHospital2005-2007Singapore400800
HawaiiL. Le MarchandCross-sectional2000-2004Hawaii, USA600
NCI-China cohortQ. LanCohort1975-1995People's Republic of China1,60042,663
Total46,544300,618
  • * Indicates the 14 studies contributing to the DNA repair pooled analysis with references provided.