UW/VA Madison Brain Bank

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified September 2010 by University of Wisconsin, Madison.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Wisconsin, Madison
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00585572
First received: December 26, 2007
Last updated: September 27, 2010
Last verified: September 2010

December 26, 2007
September 27, 2010
March 2007
December 2012   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00585572 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
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UW/VA Madison Brain Bank
UW/VA Madison Brain Bank

The UW/VA Brain Bank stores brain tissue from deceased individuals and neurosurgical patients who have donated their tissue in order to aid scientific research. Through the collection of central and peripheral nervous tissue, as well as skeletal muscle tissue, the UW/VA Brain Bank hopes to participate in advancing knowledge of diseases of the nervous system such as Alzheimer and Parkinson disease.Brain donations are needed from healthy individuals, as well as those affected by diseases of the nervous system.

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Observational
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Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Description:

Brain tissue, blood, cerebrospinal fluid, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and skeletal muscles, central/peripheral nervous tissue, as well as skeletal muscle tissue.

Non-Probability Sample

Participants agree to autopsy and organ donation

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • ALS
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Huntington's Disease
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
200
December 2013
December 2012   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Participants agree to autopsy and organ donation
Both
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Contact: Bridget Gregory, BS 608-256-1901 ext 11767 brainbank@medicine.wisc.edu
Contact: Tamara S Markgraf, MBA 256-1901 ext 12923 tsmarkgraf@medicine.wisc.edu
United States
 
NCT00585572
2006-0143, 2006-0143
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Dr. Shahriar Salamat, University of Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin, Madison
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Principal Investigator: Shahriar Salamat, MD PHD University of Wisconsin, Madison
University of Wisconsin, Madison
September 2010

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