Name of Principal Investigator
Address of institution where award is held
||Centre hospitalier Universitaire – IBS
||4 rue Larrey
Contact email (e.g. manager or coordinator)
The Universitary Hospital Center is a public health establishement; its activities are funded by the French Health Minister, the French Research minister and the Region Pays de la Loire
Q1 What conditions does your resource cover?
Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
Motor neurone diseases
Neurodegenerative disease in general
Q2a What DNA collection does your resources hold?
Q2b What cell lines does your resource hold?
1-50 distinct cell lines
Q2c What tissue (including post-mortem tissue) does your resource hold?
Q3 Are human tissues/samples/DNA from
Living donors: blood derivatives
Living donors: DNA
Living donors: skeletal muscle biopsy
Living donors: cerebro-spinal fluid
Post-mortem donors: brain
Post-mortem donors: spinal cord
Q4 Are tissues/samples/DNA from
Q5 Can samples be linked to clinical (phenotypic) information and if so, is this information:
Routinely collected as medical records
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)
Secondary samples:(derivatives of primary samples)
Secondary samples: plasma
Secondary samples: DNA
Secondary samples: RNA
Secondary samples: protein extracts
Secondary samples: cell lines derived from primary samples
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?
Collection completed and available for use
Q9 What are the rules and procedures for access?
Apply to PI or co-ordinator at resource
Access independent of collaboration with PI
Access Committee mechanism
Local/ regional access
Access to industry
Access for pilot studies permitted
Access restricted to peer-reviewed work
Resource has own ethics approval so usually no need for separate external ethics approval