Name of bioresource/bank

Manchester Brain Bank

Name of Principal Investigator
Title Professor
First name David
Last name Mann
Address of institution where award is held
Institution Hope Hospital
Street Address Stott lane
City Salford
Postcode M6 8HD
Country
  • United Kingdom
  • Website

    n/a

    Contact email (e.g. manager or coordinator)

    david.mann@manchester.ac.uk

    Funding source

    Brains for Dementia Research (until October 2012)

    Q1 What conditions does your resource cover?
  • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
  • Prion disease
  • Motor neurone diseases
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Huntington’s disease
  • Q2a What DNA collection does your resources hold?
  • None
  • Q2b What cell lines does your resource hold?
  • None
  • Q3 Are human tissues/samples/DNA from
  • Post-mortem donors: brain
  • 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:
  • In a specific study-associated dataset
  • Q6 In what form are samples supplied?
  • Primary samples: Supplied fresh
  • Primary Samples: Stabilised samples (frozen or fixed)
  • Q7 Are biomarkers/analytes/biological characteristics already measured and the information available for your samples?
  • No
  • Q9 What are the rules and procedures for access?
  • Access independent of collaboration with PI
  • Access Committee mechanism
  • Local/ regional access
  • National access
  • International access
  • 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
    Types: Biobanks
    Member States: N/A
    Diseases: N/A
    Years: 2011
    Database Categories: N/A
    Database Tags: N/A

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