Brain Banks

Sheffield Brain Tissue Bank

University of Sheffield, Department of Neuroscience

Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN)
385a Glossop Road
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S10 2HQ
United Kingdom
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Phone: 44 (0)114 2222230
E-mail: neuroscience@sheffield.ac.uk

SBTB consists of two cohorts of central nervous system tissue from autopsy donations: a local donor cohort of brain and spinal cord tissues from patients with motor neurone disease, Parkinson's disease,and dementias; and the MRC's Cognitive Function & Ageing Study (CFAS) brain donor cohort, which has more than 540 donations. Tissues are available to researchers after ethical approval.