Services

  • Biorepository
    • Routine or protocol-based tissue collection
    • Routine or protocol-based blood collection
    • Routine urine collection
  • Biospecimen Procurement and Processing (Prospective)
    • Routine or protocol-based tissue collection
    • Routine or protocol-based blood collection
    • Routine urine collection
    • Other routine body fluid collection
    • Live cryopreservation tissue
    • Live cryopreservation blood
  • Level I—Data related to tissue collection, storage and distribution
  • Level II—Pathology report information
  • Level III—Clinical follow-up, disease progression
  • Level IV—Clinical follow-up, treatment data
  • -80°C freezer—full freezer
  • -80°C freezer—rack
  • Liquid nitrogen—full tank
  • Liquid nitrogen—rack
  • Tissue embedding and processing (FFPE and frozen)
  • Tissue sectioning
  • Hematoxylin and eosin (H&E) slides
  • Special stains (e.g., Trichrome, Oil Red O, Prussian Blue)
  • Immunohistochemistry with 1–5 antibodies
  • Immunofluorescence with 1–5 antibodies
  • In-situ hybridization (RNAscope)
  • Microscopy
  • RNA/DNA/protein extraction
  • Laser capture microdissection
  • Targeted gene expression profiling (ABI qPCR, NanoString)
Biobank and Translational Research Core Workflow

An example workflow of how the Biobank and Translational Research Core can help you.

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Spielberg, Room 110
8723 W. Alden Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Histology Lab
Biospecimens