Generation Scotland

Our Resources

Find information about Generation Scotland resources, our access processes and case studies from previous research projects.

The Scottish Family Health Study

The Scottish Family Health Study (GS:SFHS) is an intensively phenotyped, family-based cohort for the study of the genetic basis of common complex diseases and response to treatments.

Genetic Health in the 21st Century

Genetic Health in the 21st Century (GS:21CGH) is a resource of control DNA and genetic and phenotypic information from approximately 2,000 individuals.

Donor DNA Databank

The Generation Scotland Donor DNA Databank (GS:3D) has built a large collection of human control DNA samples and plasma from blood donors attending sessions at the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service in more than 140 locations throughout Scotland.

Access to Generation Scotland Resources

Learn more about the access process and our access policy.

Case Studies

Nearly 150 projects using Generation Scotland resources have been completed. Here you can browse a selection of case studies by research area.