Service Support Costs for Brain Banking Infrastructure for the South West Dementia Brain Bank (SWDBB)

Lead Research Organisation: Frenchay Hospital

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Publications

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Cain R. (2019) UK Brain Banks Network Database: a resource for researchers and brain banks in NEUROPATHOLOGY AND APPLIED NEUROBIOLOGY

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Cain R. (2017) An integrated IT approach to UK Brain Banking in NEUROPATHOLOGY AND APPLIED NEUROBIOLOGY

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Charidimou A (2016) The concept of sporadic cerebral small vessel disease: A road map on key definitions and current concepts. in International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society

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Coulthard EJ (2018) A broader view of dementia: multiple co-pathologies are the norm. in Brain : a journal of neurology

 
Description Invited to be a member of the NHMRC National Institute for Dementia Research Brain Banking Consultancy Reference Panel in Australia, to to facilitate the selection, and oversee the work, of a suitable Consultant who will investigate options and make recommendations for meeting the needs of Australian researchers for access to brain tissue resources for dementia research.
Geographic Reach Australia 
Policy Influence Type Membership of a guideline committee
 
Description Brains for Dementia Research renewal (BDR3)
Amount £2,638,944 (GBP)
Organisation Alzheimer's Research UK 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United Kingdom
Start 11/2018 
End 10/2021
 
Description Network development grants
Amount £227,253 (GBP)
Funding ID ARUK-NAS2016B-1 
Organisation Alzheimer's Research UK 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United Kingdom
Start 01/2017 
End 03/2019
 
Description Alzheimer's Research UK Public Meeting, Bristol, July 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact Presentation on advances in our understanding and treatment of dementia enabled by brain banking
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description Brain Bank interview for the One Show 24/01/2018 
Form Of Engagement Activity A broadcast e.g. TV/radio/film/podcast (other than news/press)
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact The South West Dementia Brain Bank featured prominently in the One Show on BBC1. We had very numerous subsequent calls and emails from members of the public, including people wishing to register from brain donation.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2018
URL https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b09p1j9p/the-one-show-24012018#
 
Description Cohort enhancement by use of post-mortem brain tissue to assess vascular function and mechanisms in disease 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact Participation in (and presentation at) DPUK workshop to discuss ways of enhancing the research value and use of DPUK cohorts.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2016
 
Description FORGETwest: Find Out about dementia Research; GET involved. West of England. March 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact Talk on the importance of brain banking in dementia research.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description GW4 Ageing & Dementia Conference 2015, Bristol, January 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact Talk describing opportunities for access and use of brain tissue fro research and means to apply for tissue.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description Inside Government Dementia Challenge 2015 forum, London, September 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity A formal working group, expert panel or dialogue
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Policymakers/politicians
Results and Impact Presentation on the importance of brain banking in supporting dementia research
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description Regulation of blood flow in dementia: a tale of misconception and misdirection 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Schools
Results and Impact Talk given at 61st London International Youth Science Forum, July 29 2019, Imperial College, London
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2019
URL https://www.liysf.org.uk/
 
Description Visit by Lord-Lieutenant Mrs Peaches Golding OBE 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an open day or visit at my research institution
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Other audiences
Results and Impact Professor Seth Love (SWDBB Director) and Dr Laura Palmer (SWDBB Manager) hosted Lord-Lieutenant Mrs Peaches Golding OBE on a tour of the South West Dementia Brain Bank and discussed progress in brain banking and dementia research in the UK, including studies in Bristol on the use vasoprotective agents in Alzheimer''s disease.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2018
URL https://www.lordltbristol.org.uk/News-Events