Saint John Regional Hospital Tumour Bank / Atlantic Canada Biobanking Consortium, Canada
Objective: The Saint John Regional Hospital Tumour Bank (SJRHTB) is an initiative to collect and store specimens and clinical information for use in future research. Researchers can request to access these de-identified and coded specimens and clinical information to facilitate research and potentially lead to better testing and/or treatments for cancer. Researchers must have a Research Ethics Board (REB) approved study protocol and complete the Saint John Regional Hospital Specimen Retrieval application and Material Transfer Agreement prior to accessing samples from the SJRHTB and will only receive de-identified information and samples.
|Registered Biobank Name||Saint John Regional Hospital Tumour Bank / Atlantic Canada Biobanking Consortium|
|Biobank Leader||Nicholas J Lignos|
|Email for biobank inquiries||Nicholas.Lignos@HorizonNB.ca|
|Principal Investigator||Dr. Behram Cenk Acar|
||Poly - Collection aimed at supporting undetermined, multiple users with ethics approved research projects, through a defined access/application mechanism.|