Accession Number : ADA300629
Title : Breast Cancer Tissue Repository.
Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 1 Sep 94-31 Aug 95,
Corporate Author : DUKE UNIV MEDICAL CENTER DURHAM NC
Personal Author(s) : Inglehart, J. D.
PDF Url : ADA300629
Report Date : SEP 1995
Pagination or Media Count : 9
Abstract : During the preceding year, the Duke Breast Cancer Tissue Repository collected breast cancer tissue from 124 patients undergoing surgery for pflmary breast cancer at Duke Hospital. In 119 patients, tumor tissue was also embedded in gelatin for special applications. In most patients, matched normal or metastatic tissue was collected. In all, more than 1700 pieces of tissue were inventoried and frozen. Blood (serum, plasma, and WBCs) were collected from 145 patients.
Descriptors : *TISSUES(BIOLOGY), *MAMMARY GLANDS, *BREAST CANCER, PROCUREMENT, MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, SURGERY, GENETICS, BLOOD, CANCER, GELATINS.
Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
Anatomy and Physiology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE