Brain Cancer Biobanking Australia

Registration Status: Completed
Objective:

Brain Cancer Biobanking Australia (BCBA) is a virtual biobank hub established to provide researchers easy access to the amount, quality and type of tissue and associated data they need to accelerate both paediatric and adult translational brain cancer research.

Registered Biobank Name Brain Cancer Biobanking Australia (BCBA)
Biobank Leader Mythily Mariasegaram
Principal Investigator BCBA Consortium
Address Lifehouse Building, Level 6, 119-143 Missenden Road
Camperdown, NSW, Australia
Website www.bcba.org.au
Email for biobank inquiries bcba@bcba.org.au
User Type
  • Mono: A biobank that supports a specific research project, may have few staff members, a small-scale accrual scope with little to no initial intention of releasing or distributing biospecimens to secondary parties
  • Oligo: A biobank that supports several research groups or clinical trials, may or may not be designed to release biospecimens outside their collaborative group
  • Poly: A biobank that has generally a larger accrual scope, resources, and multiple users outside the biobank proper
Poly - Collection aimed at supporting undetermined, multiple users with ethics approved research projects, through a defined access/application mechanism.
Biospecimen Collected: