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The University of Southampton
BRAIN UK

 Enabling research into neurological disease

Facilitating access to NHS tissue archives for neuroscience research.

If you're a researcher requiring human tissue from disorders affecting the brain and neuromuscular system then BRAIN UK will help you find the tissue you need. Working with our network of NHS Neuropathology Centres across the UK - our 'Participating Centres' - our matching service connects researchers with the range of Central Nervous System (CNS) tissue available across the network.

To make an initial check for tissue availability click 'informal enquiry'.

If you are ready to make a formal application click 'apply now'.

Email: brainuk@soton.ac.uk

We are a network of 20+ NHS Neuropathology Centres
Our matching service helps researchers find the tissue they need
We are happy to consider studies from anywhere in the world
Service users say they could not complete their work without us

Recently approved studies

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BRAIN UK is funded by Brain Tumour Research and the Medical Research Council
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