Name of bioresource/bank

Alzheimer’s CSF biobank

Name of Principal Investigator
Title Professor
First name Kaj
Last name Blennow
Address of institution where award is held
Institution Neuroscience and Physiology
Street Address Sahlgrenska University Hospital
City
Postcode S-431 80
Country
  • Sweden
  • Website

    http://www.neurophys.gu.se/sektioner/psykiatri_och_neurokemi/neurokem/

    Contact email (e.g. manager or coordinator)

    staffan.persson@gu.se

    Funding source

    1) Swedish Research Council
    2) Alzheimer’s Association

    Q1 What conditions does your resource cover?
  • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
  • Q2a What DNA collection does your resources hold?
  • 101-1000 donors
  • Q2b What cell lines does your resource hold?
  • 1-50 distinct cell lines
  • Q2c What tissue (including post-mortem tissue) does your resource hold?
  • None
  • Q3 Are human tissues/samples/DNA from
  • Living donors:blood
  • Living donors: cerebro-spinal fluid
  • Q4 Are tissues/samples/DNA from
  • Healthy individuals/control donors
  • Patients
  • Q5 Can samples be linked to clinical (phenotypic) information and if so, is this information:
  • Not linked to clinical information
  • In a specific study-associated dataset
  • Collected as part of a specific clinical trial(s)
  • Q6 In what form are samples supplied?
  • Primary Samples: Stabilised samples (frozen or fixed)
  • Q7 Are biomarkers/analytes/biological characteristics already measured and the information available for your samples?
  • In most samples
  • Q8 What is the status of your tissue/sample/DNA collection?
    Q9 What are the rules and procedures for access?
  • Apply to PI or co-ordinator at resource
    Types: Biobanks
    Member States: N/A
    Diseases: N/A
    Years: 2011
    Database Categories: N/A
    Database Tags: N/A

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