Nepean Cancer Research Biobank

Certification Status: Checklist Required
Registration Status: Completed

A global open access prospective lung cancer biobank for future unspecified medical research. In addition, lung cancer clinical trial sub-studies and project specific collections can be facilitated by the NCRB through an application process.

Registered Biobank Name Nepean Cancer Research Biobank (NCRB)
Biobank Leader Lisa Kay
Principal Investigator Dr Pei Ding
Address Nepean Hospital, Nepean Cancer Care Centre, Corner of Somerset Street and Great Western Highway
Penrith, NSW, Australia
Email for biobank inquiries
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: