Current studies

Meta-analyses of trials

ATT (Antithrombotic Trialists' Collaboration)

CNT (Collaborative meta-analyses of COX-2 Inhibitor (Coxib) and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) trials)

CTT (Cholesterol Treatment Trialists' Collaboration)

EBCTCG (Early Breast Cancer Trialists' Collaborative Group)

GPT (GastroProtectant Trialists' Collaboration)

Leukaemia collaborative meta-analyses of trials

STT (Stroke Thrombolysis Trialists’ Collaboration)


3C (A CAMPATH, Calcineurin inhibitor reduction and Chronic allograft nephropathy trial)

ASCEND (A Study of Cardiovascular Events iN Diabetes)

ATLAS (Adjuvant Tamoxifen Longer Against Shorter)

BEST-D (Biochemical Efficacy and Safety Trial of Vitamin D)

HPS (MRC/BHF Heart Protection Study)

HPS2-THRIVE (Treatment of HDL to Reduce the Incidence of Vascular Events)

HPS3/TIMI55 – REVEAL (Randomized EValuation of the Effects of Anacetrapib through Lipid-modification)

Leukaemia trials: Adult ALL, UKALL 2003

SHARP (Study of Heart and Renal Protection)

CTSU also provided randomisation services for ACST2 (Asymptomatic Carotid Surgery Trial 2).

Meta-analyses of observational studies

PSC (Prospective Studies Collaboration)

Residential radon and lung cancer (Meta-analysis of case-control studies)

Large observational studies

CKB (China Kadoorie Biobank)

COBS (Collaborative Group on Observational Studies of Breast Cancer Survivors)

Mortality from smoking in developed countries 1950-2005 (or later)

PROCARDIS sibling-pair studies of genetic determinants of MI

Prospective blood-based study of 200,000 individuals in Mexico

Prospective study of 500,000 adults in Chennai, India

Prospective study in 220,000 middle-aged Chinese adults

Smoking and death in China (large retrospective studies)

UK Biobank

Whitehall Study (Re-survey and follow-up of 1970 Whitehall Study)

You can also access the Trends in National Mortality Rates website, produced by one of our epidemiologists showing time trends in mortality rates, with detailed graphs available for 40 countries.