Name of bioresource/bank

UK Stem Cell Bank

Name of Principal Investigator
Title Dr
First name Glyn
Last name Stacey
Address of institution where award is held
Institution National Institute Biological Standards and Control
Street Address Blanche Lane
City South Mimms
Postcode EN6 3QG
Country
  • United Kingdom
  • Website

    www.ukstemcellbank.org.uk

    Contact email (e.g. manager or coordinator)

    Charles.Hunt@nibsc.hpa.org.uk

    Funding source

    Medical Research Council
    Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

    Q1 What conditions does your resource cover?
  • Huntington’s disease
  • Neurodegenerative disease in general
  • Q2a What DNA collection does your resources hold?
  • None
  • Q2b What cell lines does your resource hold?
  • 51-100 distinct cell lines
  • Q2c What tissue (including post-mortem tissue) does your resource hold?
  • None
  • Q3 Are human tissues/samples/DNA from
  • Living donors: other, please specify below
  • Q4 Are tissues/samples/DNA from
  • Healthy individuals/control donors
  • Patients
  • Q5 Can samples be linked to clinical (phenotypic) information and if so, is this information:
  • Routinely collected as medical records
  • Q6 In what form are samples supplied?
  • Secondary samples: other types of cell lines
  • Q7 Are biomarkers/analytes/biological characteristics already measured and the information available for your samples?
  • In most samples
  • Q8 What is the status of your tissue/sample/DNA collection?
    Q9 What are the rules and procedures for access?
  • Access Committee mechanism
  • Local/ regional access
  • National access
  • International access
  • Access to industry
  • Access for pilot studies permitted
    Types: Biobanks
    Member States: N/A
    Diseases: N/A
    Years: 2011
    Database Categories: N/A
    Database Tags: N/A

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