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Category:Resource:AIDS and Cancer Specimen Resource
Abbrev ACSR  +
Address San Francisco  +, CA  +, USA  +
Comment Sample type: Tumor tissue, bodily fluid, malignant cell suspension, fine needle aspirate, cell line, serum, plasma, urine, bone marrow, cervical specimen, anal specimen, saliva, semen
CurationStatus curated  +
DefiningCitation  +
Definition A biorepository for HIV-infected human bio A biorepository for HIV-infected human biospecimens from a wide spectrum of HIV-related or associated diseases, including cancer, and from appropriate HIV-negative controls. The ACSR has formalin-fixed paraffin embedded biospecimens, fresh frozen biospecimens, malignant cell suspensions, fine needle aspirates, and cell lines from patients with HIV-related malignancies. It also contains serum, plasma, urine, bone marrow, cervical and anal specimens, saliva, semen, and multi-site autopsy speicmens from patients with HIV-related malignancies including those who have participated in clinical trials. The ACSR has an associated databank that contains prognostic, staging, outcome and treatment data on patients from whom tissues were obtained. The ACSR database contains more than 300,000 individual biospecimens with associated clinical information. Biospecimens are entered into the ACSR database by processing type, disease category, and number of cases defined by disease category. mber of cases defined by disease category.
ExampleImage ACSR.PNG +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Resource  +
Has role Tissue bank +, Biomaterial supply resource +, Cell repository +
Id nlx_23946  +
Is part of University of California at San Francisco; California; USA +
Keywords AIDS +, Human immunodeficiency virus +, Cancer +, Virology +, Immunology +, Pathology +, Epidemiology +, Tumor +, Assay development +, Clinical data +, Clinical +, Tumor tissue +, Biological fluid +, Bodily fluid +, Malignant cell suspension +, Fine needle aspirate +, Cell line +, Serum +, Plasma +, Urine +, Bone marrow +, Cervical specimen +, Anal specimen +, Saliva +, Semen +
Label Resource:AIDS and Cancer Specimen Resource  +
Listedby Resource:One Mind Biospecimen Bank Listing +, Biobank +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 6 March 2015 00:00:07  +
ModifiedDate 6 March 2015  +
OldURL  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Resource  +
Processing Formalin-fixed paraffin embedded +, Fresh frozen +
Related application Research  +
Related disease AIDS +, Cancer +, HIV-associated malignancy +, Human immunodeficiency virus +
Species Human +
SuperCategory Resource  +
Supporting Agency National Cancer Institute +
Synonym ACSR - AIDS and Cancer Specimen Resource  +
Categories Resource
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