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NextGen Precision Health Cancer Seminar - Oct. 21, 2021


More information is available below.

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"The School of Medicine’s OneHealth Biorepository can help you in your research!"


Description and Speaker Bio

David Pittman, MD and Jennifer SchnabelPittman Headshot

Outline of presentation:

  1. History of SOM Biorepository
  2. Content of OHB in sample numbers
  3. Types of samples (FFPE, frozen, fresh)
  4. Samples based on project types (clinical trials, intramural, legal)
  5. Standardization of samples by accreditation recommendations, pathologist annotation, and subsequent sample validation
  6. Dean’s Advisory Committee and Dean Fay’s input
  7. Interaction with Dept. of Pathology, MU Campus IRB, and Siteman’s Tissue Procurement Center
  8. Web Page review
  9. Cherwell LIMS /Database for the Investigator