Definitions

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  • n. A specimen of biological material, such as urine, blood, tissue, cells, DNA, RNA, and protein, to be stored in a biorepository for future research

Etymologies

bio- +‎ specimen (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Made from a biospecimen of that synnoiont who visited her-Venator, she said is his name.

    The Stars Are Also Fire

  • - OICR's High Impact Clinical Trials Program, led by Dr Janet Dancey, is enhancing Ontario's capacity to conduct high quality translational research within cancer clinical trials by focusing on building research capacity in three areas: experimental therapeutics, biospecimen-based diagnostics and imaging of patient response to treatment.

    Lab Canada : Headline News

  • Throughout the study, C-TASC will use its StudyCTMS study management software solution to provide Data Coordinating Center (DCC) services, including a fully operational, state-of-the-art data management system, management of biospecimen and radiology data shipment and inventory, statistical expertise and programming and logistical support.

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  • "With our history as a highly respected biospecimen bank, we're proud to expand our reach into additional arenas of cancer research," explained Julie Gastier-Foster,

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • "With our history as a highly respected biospecimen bank, we're proud to expand our reach into additional arenas of cancer research," explained Julie Gastier-Foster, PhD, a principal investigator in the Biopathology Center at Nationwide Children's and the lead scientist for the award.

    Newswise: Latest News

  • "Our selection as a key resource for The Cancer Genome Atlas is an honor and a significant validation of our existing expertise and national reputation for biospecimen banking and tissue processing," said John Barnard, MD, president of The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's.

    Newswise: Latest News

  • The biospecimen kit return rate was 58. 5% among those invited to participate (n = 967) and

    BioMed Central - Latest articles

  • This article describes an assessment of saliva biospecimen samples collected through the mail, trial participant demographic and behavioral characteristics, and their association with saliva and DNA quantity and quality.

    BioMed Central - Latest articles

  • As a result, saliva biospecimen collection is becoming more frequent because of the ease of collection and lower cost.

    BioMed Central - Latest articles

  • Cancer Genome Atlas is an honor and a significant validation of our existing expertise and national reputation for biospecimen banking and tissue processing, "said John Barnard, MD, president of The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's.

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

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