The most experienced biospecimen resource, providing high quality specimens to the research community since 1987.


Biospecimens Available

The CHTN obtains tissues and fluids from routine surgical resections, autopsies and other procedures.

Biospecimen types available include:

  • Malignant
  • Benign
  • Diseased
  • Normal
  • Biofluids (urine, serum, plasma, buffy coat)

Preservation Types Available Include:

Anatomic sites include but are not limited to the following:

  • Breast, Uterus, & Ovary
  • Colon, Stomach, & Esophagus
  • Kidney, Bladder, & Prostate
  • Liver, Pancreas, & Spleen
  • Lung, Pharynx, & Oral Cavity
  • Brain, Spinal Cord, & Peripheral Nerves
  • Muscle, Skin, & Soft Tissue