Table 1

Frozen and formalin fixed tissue samples assayed

Case ID

Diagnosis

Age

Sex

COD

PMI

RIN

Frozen/Fixed


B6399

Autism

2

M

Drowning

4

6

Frozen


UMB4671

Autism

4

F

Accident, multiple injuries

13

7.7

Frozen


B1469

Autism

5

M

Unknown

42.8

2.3

Frozen


B5569

Autism

5

M

Asphyxia due To Drowning

25.5

2.5

Frozen


UMB1349

Autism

5

M

Drowning

39

-

Frozen


UMB1174

Autism

7

F

Seizure, Hypotension

14

-

Frozen


UMB4849

Autism

7

M

Drowning

20

6.3

Frozen


B5666

Autism

8

M

Sarcoma

22.2

5

Frozen


UMB4231

Autism

8

M

Drowning

12

-

Frozen


UMB4721

Autism

8

M

Drowning

16

2.4

Frozen


UMB1182

Autism

9

F

Smoke Inhalation

24

-

Frozen


B4925

Autism

9

M

Seizure Disorder

27

2.2

Frozen


UMB797

Autism

9

M

Drowning

13

-

Frozen


UMB4899

Autism

14

M

Drowning

9

-

Frozen


B7079

Autism

15

M

Asphyxia

23

5.7

Frozen


B5223

(M1106)

Autism

16

M

Stopped Breathing

47.9

-

Fixed


B6184

Autism

18

F

Seizures

7

3.6

Frozen


B5144

Autism

20

M

Auto Trauma

23.7

-

Frozen


B6337

Autism

22

M

Aspirated on vomit/Seizure

25

-

Frozen


B5000

Autism

27

M

Drowning

8.3

-

Frozen


B6994

Autism

28

M

Seizures

43.25

3

Frozen


B6640

Autism

29

F

Seizures

17.83

-

Frozen


B5173

Autism

30

M

GastroIntestinal Bleeding, seizures

20.3

-

Frozen


B6677

Autism

30

M

Congestive heart failure

16

-

Frozen


B6401

Autism

39

M

Cardiac Tamponade

14

2.3

Frozen


UMB1445

Autism

45

M

Complications of ALS/Autism

23

-

Frozen


B7085

Autism

49

F

Colorectal cancer spread through abdomen

21

3.4

Frozen


B7109

Autism

51

M

Myocardial infarction

22

4

Frozen


B4498

Autism

56

M

Anoxic Encephalopathy

20

-

Frozen


B6736

Control

4

F

Acute bronchipneumonia after tonsillectomy

17

6.3

Frozen


UMB1499

Control

4

F

Lymphocytic Myocarditis

21

6.5

Frozen


UMB1185

Control

4

M

Drowning

17

2.1

Frozen


UMB4670

Control

4

M

Commotio Cordis

17

2.2

Frozen


UMB1377

Control

6

F

Drowning

20

-

Frozen


UMB1500

Control

6

M

Multiple Injuries

19

1.8

Frozen


UMB4898

Control

7

M

Drowning

12

5.1

Frozen


UMB1674

Control

8

M

Drowning

36

-

Frozen


UMB1860

Control

8

M

Cardiac arrythmia

5

-

Frozen


UMB1407

Control

9

F

Seizure, Asthma

20

5.7

Frozen


UMB1650

Control

10

M

Sudden Unexpected Death

24

2.1

Frozen


UMB1714

Control

12

M

Cardiac arrythmia

22

2.5

Frozen


UMB4787

Control

12

M

Asthma

15

6.4

Frozen


UMB1670

(M806)

Control

13

M

Asphyxia By Hanging

5

-

Fixed


UMB4722

Control

14

M

MVA Multiple Injuries

16

1.8

Frozen


UMB4638

Control

15

F

Chest Injuries

5

-

Frozen


B6207

Control

16

M

Heart attack/disease

26.2

-

Frozen


B6756

Control

16

M

Myocardial infarction

22

-

Frozen


UMB1796

(EC6)

Control

16

M

Multiple Injuries

16

-

Frozen and Fixed


B5251

Control

19

M

Pneumonia/respiratory infection

19

3.5

Frozen


UMB1649

Control

20

M

Multiple Injuries

22

4.9

Frozen


BTB3960

Control

25

F

Gunshot to the Chest

26

-

Frozen


UMB818

Control

27

M

Multiple Injuries

10

1.9

Frozen


B5873

Control

28

M

Unknown

23.3

-

Frozen


B5334

Control

30

M

Asphyxia

14.83

5.7

Frozen


B5352

Control

31

M

Asphyxia

33

3.8

Frozen


B5813

Control

41

M

Unknown

27

5.2

Frozen


BTB-3859

(EC5)

Control

44

M

Unknown

30

-

Fixed


B6208

Control

50

F

Heart attack/disease

20

-

Frozen


B4756

Control

56

M

Myocardial infarction

23

5.9

Frozen


B6860

Control

56

M

Unknown

22

6.3

Frozen


Case ID, diagnosis, age, gender, cause of death (COD), postmortem interval (PMI), RNA Integrity Number (RIN), and preservation method of the postmortem human brain samples assayed in this study are listed.

Chow et al. BMC Genomics 2011 12:449   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-449

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