Australian Schizophrenia Research Bank

Certification Status: Invite Member
Registration Status: Completed

The Australian Schizophrenia Research Bank (ASRB) is a multi-centre national resource containing blood products, imaging, comprehensive data and a register of research volunteers of a large sample of people with and without schizophrenia.

Registered Biobank Name Australian Schizophrenia Research Bank (ASRB)
Biobank Leader Jason Bridge
Principal Investigator Professor Vaughan Carr
Address 1 Kookaburra Circuit
New Lambton Heights, 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: