The Diabetes Alliance for Research in England (DARE) sample collection consists of DNA samples from diabetic patients and associated non-diabetic volunteers and family members in the North West. All participants are 18 years of age or above. Ethnicity is not restricted.

The samples are being collected under the leadership of Professor Martin Gibson (University of Manchester) to establish an epidemiologically based sample of all patients with diabetes within the North West Diabetes Research Network.

Collection commenced: 2008 (ongoing)

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