Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec (IUCPQ) Biobank, Canada

Registration Status: Completed

Objective: The main objective is to biobanked samples to facilitated the access to human tissues for researchers. Collected samples are from respiratory diseases as asthma, cystic fibrosis, COPD, interstititial lung diseases, lung cancer, pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Registered Biobank Name Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec (IUCPQ) Biobank
Biobank Leader Christine Racine
Country Canada
Email for biobank inquiries
Principal Investigator François Maltais
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: