About AlzBiomarker

FAQS

1) How do I recommend a paper for inclusion in the database?

If we have overlooked a study that may be eligible for inclusion, please contact us at alzbiomarker@alzforum.org.

2) May I download the data?

Please contact us at alzbiomarker@alzforum.org if you would like to request data.

3) How do I report an error or omission in the data?

We welcome your feedback. Please contact us at alzbiomarker@alzforum.org.

4) How do I cite the database?

To cite the database, please use the following format: AlzBiomaker Database, Version # (www.alzforum.org/alzbiomarker). Alzforum. Date of Access. You may also cite the paper in which Version 1.0 results were published, Olsson et al., 2016 (see full citation below).

5) Have findings from the AlzBiomarker database been published?

Version 1.0 of the database, including the first 30 meta-analyses from AlzBiomarker, have been published. See, Olsson B, Lautner R, Andreasson U, Öhrfelt A, Portelius E, Bjerke M, Hölttä M, Rosén C, Olsson C, Strobel G, Wu E, Dakin K, Petzold M, Blennow K, Zetterberg H. CSF and blood biomarkers for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Neurol. 2016 Apr 8. 

6) Will this database be updated?

Yes, regular updates are planned. Version 1.0 of the database was released December 2015. Version 1.1, containing neurogranin data and analyses, was released April 2016. Version 1.2, containing sTREM2 data and analysis, was released June 2016. The current version, 2.0, was released April 26, 2017.