Biospecimen Shared Resource (Tissue Bank)


The Biospecimen Resource, in partnership with the Department of Pathology, collects and makes clinically annotated tissues and other biospecimens available to University of Illinois Cancer Center members.

  • Fresh frozen tissues and cancer specimens

  • Paraffin embedded tissues for histological and molecular biology studies

  • Processing of blood for storage (DNA, plasma, viable cells for culture)

  • Consultation on research studies and grant applications that include tissue banking.

    For more information, please contact (312) 996-7600.