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Snap frozen tissue

Snap frozen tissue samples provide an alternative to fresh tissue. Samples are frozen as soon as possible after resection. 

Examples of stored tissue samples include:-

  • Abdominal skin
  • Tumour and matching normal
  • Disease states
  • Paediatric disease e.g. Biliary Atresia
Researcher freeze drying tissue samples in liquid nitrogen

Frozen tissues are stored in liquid nitrogen or in a minus 80 freezer

Request biosamples

We have a well-established procedure for managing requests for biosamples.
To request tissue or discuss your biosample needs, you can contact us in one of the following ways.