Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases (CARD) Biobank Toronto, Canada

Certification Status: Approved
Registration Status: Completed

Objective: The Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases (CARD) Biobank will be a repository for biological data that will be accessible to institutions around the world, bringing consistency and standardization procedures to the sample collection, information and dissemination.

Registered Biobank Name Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases (CARD) Biobank Toronto
Biobank Leader Trang Duong
Country Canada
Email for biobank inquiries
Principal Investigator Dr. Rae Yeung
User Type
  • Mono: A biobank that supports a specific research project, may have few staff members, a small-scale accrual scope with little to no initial intention of releasing or distributing biospecimens to secondary parties
  • Oligo: A biobank that supports several research groups or clinical trials, may or may not be designed to release biospecimens outside their collaborative group
  • Poly: A biobank that has generally a larger accrual scope, resources, and multiple users outside the biobank proper
Poly - Collection aimed at supporting undetermined, multiple users with ethics approved research projects, through a defined access/application mechanism.
Biospecimen Collected: