Biobanque québécoise de la COVID-19, Canada

Registration Status: Pending

Objective: The “Biobanque qué´bécoise de la COVID-19” (BQC19) is a pan–provincial initiative undertaken in Que´bec, Canada to enable the collection, storage and sharing of samples and data related to the COVID-19 crisis. The BQC-19 is a disease-oriented biobank based on high-quality biosamples and clinical data of hospitalized and non-hospitalized SARS-CoV-2 PCR positive and negative individuals.

Registered Biobank Name Biobanque québécoise de la COVID-19
Biobank Leader Pascale Léon
Country Canada
Email for biobank inquiries
Principal Investigator Vincent Mooser
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
Biospecimen Collected: