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The Tissue Bank database is a secure system with limited access. A deidentified Tissue Bank report is produced for each tissue sample. The following information is available on this report:

  • Clinical and Tissue Data: mass, mode of preservation, time of acquisition, time of collection (etc)
  • Patient information: Gender, age, and other non-identifiers
  • Cancer diagnosis and treatment information
  • Information on other major diseases
  • Social and Family history information if available
  • Diagnostic procedures/Tests
  • Radiology reports
  • Pathology reports

It may be possible to obtain other patient data. Researchers should make requests during the application process