PanBioCancer Biobank, Canada

Registration Status: Completed

Objective: The PanBioCancer Biobank is a shared BC Research Resource intended to facilitate cancer research across the province and across all tumour types. All patients suspected or diagnosed with cancer will be asked to sign a Consent to: o provide a blood sample o allow access to FFPE tissue o allow access to all medical records registries and other clinical databases for the duration of their involvement with BC Cancer/PHSA o give permission to be contacted for future research

Registered Biobank Name PanBioCancer Biobank
Biobank Leader Dr. Stephen Chia
Country Canada
Email for biobank inquiries
Principal Investigator Dr. Stephen Chia
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
Biospecimen Collected: