Alberta Prostate Biorepository, Canada
Objective: - To develop and maintain infrastructure in Edmonton and Calgary to longitudinally collect: 1) biospecimens, including blood, urine, semen, tissue (when applicable); 2) clinical information pertaining to the management of prostate cancer and other health-related events; and 3) patient-reported health quality-of-life and symptoms from patients with confirmed prostate cancer across Alberta; - To identify, evaluate and validate a range of potential biomarkers for prognostic (disease outcomes) and predictive (treatment outcomes) potential in the detection and management of prostate cancer; - To support health research that makes use of biospecimens in conjunction with clinical and patient-reported outcome data to discover novel molecular markers relevant to the care and management of patients.
|Registered Biobank Name||Alberta Prostate Biorepository|
|Biobank Leader||Catalina Vasquez|
|Email for biobank email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator||John D lewis, Bryan Donnelly and Adrian Fairey|
||Oligo - Collection aimed at supporting several research projects, a research group or a research consortium|