UBC/Vancouver Inherited Heart Rhythm Research Bio bank, Canada

Registration Status: Completed

Objective: Bloodsample storage for future research in inherited heart rhythm research such as LQT, ARVC, Brugada, and IVF

Registered Biobank Name UBC/Vancouver Inherited Heart Rhythm Research Bio bank
Biobank Leader Karen Gibbs
Country Canada
Email for biobank inquiries kgibbs@providencehealth.bc.ca
Principal Investigator Dr. Andrew D Krahn
Website www.heartsinrythm.ca
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
Oligo - Collection aimed at supporting several research projects, a research group or a research consortium
Biospecimen Collected: