The National Alzheimer's Coordinating Center was established by the National Institute on Aging (U01 AG016976) in 1999 to facilitate collaborative research. Using data collected from the 29 NIA-funded Alzheimer's Disease Centers (ADCs) across the United States, NACC has developed and maintains a large relational database of standardized clinical and neuropathological research data. In partnership with the Alzheimer's Disease Genetics Consortium (ADGC) and the National Cell Repository for Alzheimer's Disease (NCRAD), NACC provides a valuable resource for both exploratory and explanatory Alzheimer's disease research. NACC data are freely available to all researchers.
Data sharing with researchers (nationally and internationally), scientific consultation, and funding opportunities for ADC investigators (about 400K/yr).
National Institute on Aging - U01 AG016976, 1999 - 2013
NIA Program Officer and Scott Davis, Chair, Department of Epidemiology
School of Medicine, Department of Biostatistics, Department of Neurology