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ALS Biorepositories

This directory lists biorepositories with samples available to ALS researchers.

National
Biorepository

Samples Available

Blood, Urine, Nail, Brain, Spinal Cord, CSF, Muscle, Skin, Bone

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Neals ALS Consortium

Samples Available

CSF, DNA, Fibroblast, PBMC, Plasma, RNA, Urine, Blood

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CReATe Consortium

Samples Available

DNA, Plasma, Buffy Coat, Serum, RNA, PBMC, CSF, Urine

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MetroNome/ Target ALS

Samples Available

Human Postmortem Tissue, DNA and RNA sequence dataset, IPSC

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UF BioBANK:
Ranum

Samples Available

Plasma, IPSCs, DNA, Fibroblasts

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UF ALS Clinic

Samples Available

Plasma, DNA, PBMC

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Name: James Wymer

Email: james.wymer@neurobiology.ufl.edu

Cedars-Sinai IPSC Core

Samples Available

IPS cells from blood or skin

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Neuro Biobank/ Answer ALS

Samples Available

Blood, Plasma, Serum, CSF, IP, SC Biological data

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Laboratory

Looking for Reagents?

Reagents that may be useful to the ALS research laboratory, including 150 antibody probes for phosphosites in neuroprotein targets associated with ALS, are also available.