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Resource:British Columbia Breast Cancer Tumour Bank

Name: Resource:British Columbia Breast Cancer Tumour Bank
Description: The Molecular Oncology department hosts the breast cancer tumour tissue repository (BREAST-TTR), a project within the agency-wide tumour tissue repository. The BREAST-TTR comprises several important banks of breast tissues, contemporaneous as well as archival. The main banks are:
  • 3000 frozen breast cancers, linked to 15 year outcomes data from the BCCA Breast Cancer Outcomes Unit. This archival bank consists of frozen tissue, DNA and RNA, and a tissue microarray of the cases.
  • Live-cryopreserved cancers. At present around 50 individual cases of metastatic breast cancer, with tumour material cryopreserved for subsequent cell culture/xenograft work.
  • Comptemporary bank. Between the TTR in Victoria and the accrual site in Vancouver, approximately 1300 contemporaneous (within last 4 years) breast cancers with matched normal DNA and outcomes linkages.
Other Name(s): Breast Cancer Tumour Tissue Repository, British Columbia Breast Tumour Bank, British Columbia Breast Cancer Tumour Tissue Repository, British Columbia Breast Cancer Tumor Tissue Repository
Abbreviation: BREAST-TTR
Parent Organization: Resource:BC Cancer Agency, North American Biobanks; Vancouver; Canada
Resource Type(s): Tissue bank, Biomaterial supply resource, Data resource
Resource: Resource
URL: http://molonc.bccrc.ca/?page_id=421
*Id: nlx_50799
Related to: Human
Keywords: Breast cancer, Tumor, Tissue, Breast tissue, Frozen tissue, DNA, RNA, Tissue microarray, Live-cryopreserved cancer, Metastatic breast cancer, Cryopreserved, Matched normal DNA
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Facts about Resource:British Columbia Breast Cancer Tumour BankRDF feed
AbbrevBREAST-TTR  +
CommentAddress:Molecular Oncology Department, BC Cancer Agency Research Centre, 675 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V5Z 1L3
CurationStatuscurated  +
DefiningCitationhttp://molonc.bccrc.ca/?page_id=421  +
DefinitionThe Molecular Oncology department hosts th The Molecular Oncology department hosts the breast cancer tumour tissue repository (BREAST-TTR), a project within the agency-wide tumour tissue repository. The BREAST-TTR comprises several important banks of breast tissues, contemporaneous as well as archival. The main banks are:
  • 3000 frozen breast cancers, linked to 15 year outcomes data from the BCCA Breast Cancer Outcomes Unit. This archival bank consists of frozen tissue, DNA and RNA, and a tissue microarray of the cases.
  • Live-cryopreserved cancers. At present around 50 individual cases of metastatic breast cancer, with tumour material cryopreserved for subsequent cell culture/xenograft work.
  • Comptemporary bank. Between the TTR in Victoria and the accrual site in Vancouver, approximately 1300 contemporaneous (within last 4 years) breast cancers with matched normal DNA and outcomes linkages. matched normal DNA and outcomes linkages.
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Resource  +
Has roleTissue bank  +, Biomaterial supply resource  +, and Data resource  +
Idnlx_50799  +
Is part ofResource:BC Cancer Agency  +, and North American Biobanks; Vancouver; Canada  +
KeywordsBreast cancer  +, Tumor  +, Tissue  +, Breast tissue  +, Frozen tissue  +, DNA  +, RNA  +, Tissue microarray  +, Live-cryopreserved cancer  +, Metastatic breast cancer  +, Cryopreserved  +, and Matched normal DNA  +
LabelResource:British Columbia Breast Cancer Tumour Bank  +
ModifiedDate10 November 2011  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki.Resource  +
RelatedToHuman  +
SuperCategoryResource  +
SynonymBreast Cancer Tumour Tissue Repository  +, British Columbia Breast Tumour Bank  +, British Columbia Breast Cancer Tumour Tissue Repository  +, and British Columbia Breast Cancer Tumor Tissue Repository  +