Summary of All Products and Services

Biospecimen Type Sample Prep Volume
Tumour tissue Fresh frozen ~250 mg/vial
Slides
Wax sections/curls
Paraffin-embedded formalin-fixed tissue sections
10 micron standard, custom thickness on request
Normal-adjacent tissue Fresh frozen ~250 mg/vial
Slides
Wax sections/curls
Paraffin-embedded formalin-fixed tissue sections
10 micron standard, custom thickness on request
Plasma Fresh frozen 1 ml/vial
CNA (circulating nucleic acid) plasma Fresh frozen 1 ml/vial
Buffy coat Fresh frozen ~250 µl/vial
DNA On request, DNA can be extracted from tissue or buffy coat biospecimens. 1 µg
RNA On request, RNA can be extracted from frozen tissue biospecimens. 1 µg
Tissue microarray Sections can be obtained from one of OTB's pre-made arrays or a custom array specific to your requirements can be designed and created (core sizes of 0.6-2.0mm). 10 micron standard per section or request whole block

Summary of All Available Tissue Microarrays

TMA# Name Core Size Disease Site
1 DLVR Breast TMA#1 0.6mm Breast
2 DLVR Breast TMA#2 0.6mm Breast
3 Breast TMA#3 0.6mm Breast
4 DLVR 1 Mel/Adr 0.6mm Melanoma/Adrenal
5 DLVR TMA#2 Melanoma 0.6mm Melanoma/Adrenal
6 Renal #1 1.0mm Renal
7 Renal #2 1.0mm Renal