Scientific content

Literature searches, data extraction, meta-analysis calculations, and database updates are performed by members of the Neuropsychiatric Genetics Group at the Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany.

Current members of our database team:
Lars Bertram, MD (Principal Investigator)
Christina M. Lill, MD (Co-Principal Investigator)
Maria Liebsch, MS
Andriy Mashychev, MS
Esther Meissner, PhD
Brit-Maren M. Schjeide, BS

Past members of our database team:
Nicole C. Allen, MD
Sachin Bagade, MD
Johannes T. Roehr, MS
Rudy E. Tanzi, PhD
Ute Zauft, MA

Scientific collaborators

John P.A. Ioannidis, MD (Stanford Prevention Research Center)
Matthew B. McQueen, PhD (University of Boulder)

Scientific advisory board

Ammar Al-Chalabi, MD, PhD, MRC Centre for Neurodegeneration Research, King's College London, UK
Robert Brown, MD, Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
Orla Hardiman, MD, Department of Neurology, Beaumont Hospital and Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Guy Rouleau, MD, Centre of Excellence in Neurosciences, Centre Hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal Research Center, Canada
Bryan Traynor, MD, Neuromuscular Diseases Research Unit, Laboratory of Neurogenetics, NIA, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
Leonard H. van den Berg, MD, PhD, Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands

Web design

Hendrik Just (Medienreformer Webdesign, Berlin)

Last but not least...

We would like to thank the many groups who have kindly provided us with genotype and other data beyond those included in the original publications.