NEUROPATHOLOGY CORE - CORE G: ABSTRACT The Neuropathology Core (Core G) is responsible for: (1) maintaining a registry of participants who have provided ante-mortem autopsy approval, (2) coordinating autopsy procedures at the time of death, (3) providing neuropathologic diagnoses and entering the autopsy data into the central database maintained by the Informatics Core, (3) preparing, storing, and distributing brain tissues for research, (4) working with other members of the research team to integrate the neuropathological data with data obtained from other cores, and (5) conducting targeted studies relevant to preclinical AD pertaining to gene expression and quantitative morphometry.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
Type
Research Program--Cooperative Agreements (U19)
Project #
2U19AG033655-06
Application #
8740115
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZAG1-ZIJ-5 (M3))
Project Start
2014-08-15
Project End
2019-03-31
Budget Start
2014-08-15
Budget End
2015-03-31
Support Year
6
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$67,173
Indirect Cost
$25,708
Name
Johns Hopkins University
Department
Type
DUNS #
001910777
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Country
United States
Zip Code
21218