Platform Protocols

  • Platform protocols pertain to the larger, long-lasting programs aimed primarily at the collection of basic data of some particular kind or on a noteworthy sample.

    RERF platform protocols are as follows:

    Research Protocol 1-75 Research plan for RERF study of life-span of A-bomb survivors, Hiroshima and Nagasaki

    Program category: Life Span Study

    Research Protocol 2-75 Research plan for RERF Adult Health Study, Hiroshima and Nagasaki

    Program category: Adult Health Study

    Research Protocol 4-75 Research plan for RERF studies of the potential genetic effects of atomic radiation; Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Part 1. Mortality study of children of atomic bomb survivors

    Program category: Studies of the first-generation born to atomic-bomb survivors

    Research Protocol 5-89 Pathology studies in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Revised research plan [ Formerly Research Protocol 3-75. ]

    Program category: Histopathology

    Research Protocol 3-07 Clinical health study for expanded group of younger A-bomb survivors

    Program category: Adult Health Study

    Research Protocol 4-10 Longitudinal clinical study of the F1 offspring of A-bomb survivors

    Program category: F1 Clinical Studies

    Research Protocol 3-15 Collection and Transfer of Samples and Information by the Biosample Center at the Radiation Effects Research Foundation

    Program category: Adult Health Study・F1 Studies

    Research Protocol 6-15 Epidemiological Study of Health Effects in Fukushima Emergency Workers (Abbreviation: NEW Study)

    Program category: Special Cancer Studies・Special Clinical Studies