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