Brain Banks

Maritime Brain Tissue Bank

Dalhousie University

Department of Medical Neuroscience, Room 12D
5850 College Street
Halifax, NS B3H 1X5
Canada
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Contact: Director Sultan Darvesh, M.D.
Phone: (902) 494-4130
E-mail: Sultan.Darvesh@dal.ca

The center accepts donations. Phenotypes include Alzheimer's disease, family history of Alzheimer's, cognitively normal, dementia with Lewy bodies, frontotemporal dementia, tauopathy, Parkinson's, vascular dementia, progressive supranuclear palsy, multiple sclerosis, Huntington's, and multiple system atrophy. Tissues collected include hemisphere and occasional spinal cord, and are availabe to researchers fixed or frozen.