Funding for this research was provided by:
Conacyt scholarship (270152 / 438262)
Alzheimer’s Research UK (ART/PG2006/4)
Alzheimer's Research UK (ART-EXT2010-1, ARUK-EG2015A-4)
Received: 2 August 2019
Accepted: 13 October 2019
First Online: 8 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was covered by the following ethical approvals: (i) the South West Dementia Brain bank (NRES Committee South West Central Bristol, REC reference: 08/H0106/28 + 5 for the controls and AD cases; (ii) the Southampton and South West Hampshire Local Research Ethics Committees (reference: LRC 075/03/w) for the iAD cases; (iii) The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Parkinson’s UK (reference 08/MRE09/31 + 5) for frozen tissue used as positive controls for the cytokine assay.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.