Table 1

Sources of donations to EBB

SourceDescription
65+ studyIncludes donations from participants who are 65 years and older across Edinburgh and NHS Lothian, including the Anne Rowling Clinic, Old Age Psychiatry, Medicine of the Elderly and Neurology services, with atypical features of dementia
Alzheimer ScotlandIncludes donations from adults diagnosed with dementia in Scotland
Edinburgh Procurator FiscalIncludes donations from sudden or accidental death investigated by procurator fiscal in Scotland
Lothian Birth Cohort 1936Includes donations from participants born in 1936 in Lothian
Motor Neurone Disease RegisterIncludes donations from patients with motor neurone disease in Scotland
LINCHPIN—Lothian IntraCerebral Haemorrhage, Pathology, Imaging and Neurological OutcomeIncludes donations from adults in Lothian diagnosed with intracerebral haemorrhage after 01 June 2010
Multiple Sclerosis Society Tissue BankIncludes donations from patients with multiple sclerosis in Scotland
  • EBB, Edinburgh Brain Bank; NHS, National Health Service.