WRAP Active Study Page

Welcome WRAP Study staff, coordinators, and PI’s.

This section encompasses study specific tools and videos for your reference. If you have any questions, comments, or new ideas please contact NCRAD by email or phone (800)526-2839.

Visit 1 Visit 2 Visit 3 Visit 4 Visit 5 Visit 6 Visit 7 Visit 8 Visit 9
PBMC Draw 1x at any visit after completing LP and/or PET
Buffy Coat (DNA)
Whole Blood
CSF Madison only

Kit Request Module

Please follow the below link to access the WRAP Kit Request Module. This link will direct you to a REDCap database where study coordinators and staff may request kits, individual supplies, and/or labels. Please allow a total of two weeks for kit requests to be compiled and delivered to your site.

WRAP Kit Request System

Study Specific Sample Notification Forms

Please use the below downloadable form to collect information on specimen patient demographics, collection, and processing. We respectfully ask that all completed forms be emailed (alzstudy@iu.edu) or faxed (317-278-1100) prior to shipment. If you complete the form on the website you can choose to have it emailed automatically to us. We also ask that all shipments include a hard copy of each sample form.

Downloadable Blood Sample Form Downloadable CSF Sample Form

WRAP Manual of Procedures

The below downloadable manual for biofluids was created specifically for the WRAP Study. Please feel free to explore the manual through the hyperlinked ‘Table of Contents’. Questions concerning any part of the manual may be directed at NCRAD (alzstudy@iu.edu, (800)526-2839 or ) for further clarification.

WRAP Manual of Procedures

WRAP Biospecimen Priority for Incomplete Draws

There are times when, during a research visit, the full amount of blood and/or CSF is not collected. In those cases, WRAP will follow the following priority guidelines.

  • Priority #1: NCRAD
  • Priority #2: WRAP
If less than 4 aliquots are available, half will stay with WRAP and half will go to NCRAD
  • Priority #1: NCRAD Plasma and Buffy Coat
  • Priority #2: WRAP Plasma
  • Priority #3: WRAP Whole Blood
If less than 4 aliquots are available, half will stay with WRAP and half will go to NCRAD
  • Priority #1: 10 Tubes to WRAP
  • Priority #2: NCRAD