Notice of Discontinuation of PAR-14-340 "Request to Access Parkinson's Disease Related-Biospecimens (X01)"

Notice Number: NOT-NS-16-040

Key Dates
Release Date:  August 2, 2016

Related Announcements
PAR-14-340

Issued by
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

Purpose

This Notice is to inform potential applicants that NINDS will discontinue PAR-14-340 "Request to Access Parkinson's Disease Related-Biospecimens (X01)" as of August 12, 2016. Information about the Parkinson's Disease Biomarkers Program (PDBP), and the continued coordination of biosample access for various Parkinson's Disease cohorts including the PDBP, BioFIND (a NINDS/Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) collaboration),  Harvard Biomarker Study, and  MJFF supported resources including DATATOP, the LRRK2 cohort and the 24 hour biofluid sampling study is available on the PDBP biospecimen website.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Margaret Sutherland, PhD
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
Telephone: 301-496-5680
Email: sutherlandm@ninds.nih.gov