Accessing the Brain Tumour Bank

BrainAccess to tissues is made by submitting a short protocol which outlines the project and tissue requirements and is subject to review by the Bank Committee.

The user must sign a Tissue Transfer Agreement and Memorandum. Agreement to handling the tissues under the Human Tissue Act.

The tumour bank grants proxy generic ethical approval for research projects by granting release of tissues.

Any publications must acknowledge the use of the Brain Tumour Bank and any funding charities.

For further information, please email kathreena.kurian@nbt.nhs.uk.