Houston Methodist Research Institute Biorepository, United States

Registration Status: Pending

Objective: Institution wide general biobank collecting solid tissues, mainly cancer, left over diagnostic blood and custodian of diagnostic blocks and slides from Department of Pathology and Genomic Medicine.

Registered Biobank Name Houston Methodist Research Institute Biorepository
Biobank Leader Rajeev Singh
Country United States
Email for biobank inquiries rsingh2@houstonmethodist.org
Principal Investigator Rajeev Singh
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
Poly - Collection aimed at supporting undetermined, multiple users with ethics approved research projects, through a defined access/application mechanism.
Biospecimen Collected: