Tag Archive | "Study Cores"

PPMI 2011 Annual Meeting Summary

The PPMI Annual Meeting recently took place in New York City. Access to the presentations that were made at this event are now available.

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PPMI study will now include collection of whole blood, DTI and resting state fMRI

Based on new data and findings, the PPMI Steering Committee is integrating new tests and assessments into the study.

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Study Protocol, SOP?s, Data and Specimen Use Guidelines and Publications Policy posted

PPMI was designed with a strong focus on developing standardized protocols for collecting, transferring and storing clinical and imaging data and biological samples. The documents guiding that focus are now available online.

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Alzforum profiles similarities between PPMI and ADNI (Part 2 of 2)

The second part of a two-part series on Alzforum, this article focuses on the brain imaging used in PPMI: how its used now, the challenges faced, and hopes for future uses. Several PPMI Core PI?s and Steering Committee members are featured.

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Alzforum profiles similarities between PPMI and ADNI (Part 1 of 2)

Alzforum showcases the PPMI study and discusses its similarities to the ADNI study in Alzheimer's. The article features interviews with several of the PPMI Core PI's and Steering Committee members.

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University of Iowa to Serve as Biostatistics Core for PPMI

The University of Iowa announced as Biostatistics Core for PPMI. Dr. Chris Coffey, PI the Biostatistics Core, is featured.

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Sample processing maps posted to Research Documents and SOPs

Processing maps have been developed to provide step-by-step detail of the sample collection processes to guide PPMI Cores and Clinical Sites.

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Eastern Iowa Health Announces University of Iowa as PPMI Biostatistics Core

Dr. Chris Coffey, PI of the PPMI Biostatistics Core, is featured in an article about University of Iowa's role in PPMI.

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