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CCPP Biobank

CCPP Biobank

ISTITUZIONE
Casa di Cura Privata del Policlinico (CCPP)
RESPONSABILE
Massimo Corbo
DESCRIZIONE
CCPP is an Intensive Neurorehabilitation Hospital providing an ideal setting for promoting translational research in cerebrovascular and neurodegenerative diseases in order to facilitate the rapid transfer of research knowledge to the clinical environment. CCPP Biobank acquires and stores biological samples, biomolecular and genetic information, and clinical data of subjects with different disorders, such as cerebrovascular and neurodegenerative diseases. MCI and Alzheimer’s disease are collected in the context of memory clinic. CCPP is recognized as Rare Diseases Center thus allowing the collection of samples from Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Primary Lateral Sclerosis, and Chronic Inflammatory Demielinating Polyneuropathy. The sample collection is active because the Hospital is involved in translational research programs on neurodegenerative diseases, including biomarker discovery, genetic studies and new therapeutic approachies. CCPP Biobank protocol is approved by local EC.