Journal article

pH measurement as quality control on human post mortem brain tissue: a study of the BrainNet Europe consortium

CM Monoranu, M Apfelbacher, E Gruenblatt, B Puppe, I Alafuzoff, I Ferrer, S Al-Saraj, K Keyvani, A Schmitt, P Falkai, J Schittenhelm, G Halliday, J Kril, C Harper, C McLean, P Riederer, W Roggendorf

Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology | WILEY | Published : 2009


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Funding Acknowledgements

This study was supported by the European Commission under the Sixth Framework Program (BrainNet Europe II, LSHM-CT-2004-503039). We thank all tissue donors from the BrainNet Europe II Consortium and the BrainNet Germany, particularly Werner Paulus, for providing helpful support. Tissues from Australia were received from the New South Wales Tissue Resource Centre and/or the Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute Tissue Resource Centre, which is supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia, University of Sydney, Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, Schizophrenia Research Institute, National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, and New South Wales Department of Health. We thank Hannelore Schraut for technical assistance and Daniela Keller for statistical support.