Name of RN
Title of PIMedical Research Council UK Brain Banks Network
Mission of RN
First nameJames
Last nameIronside
Address of central coordination point for the network
InstitutionMRC UK Brain Banks Network Co-ordinating Centre, national CJD Research & Surveillance Unit, Western General Hospital
Street AddressCrewe Road
PostcodeEH4 2XU
Country in which RN operates
  • United Kingdom
Date the RN was established


The RN has specific relevance to these neurodegenerative diseases:
  • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Neurodegenerative disease in general
Funding source

Medical Research Council

Start date for current core funding


Duration of current core funding (months)


Funding amount of current core funding (Euro)

331K Euros

Website address

    Types: Research Networks
    Member States: United Kingdom
    Diseases: Alzheimer's disease & other dementias, Neurodegenerative disease in general, Parkinson's disease & PD-related disorders
    Years: 2011
    Database Categories: N/A
    Database Tags: N/A

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