Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group (CCLG) Tissue Bank
http://www.cclg.org.uk/tissue-bank

National collection of childhood, teenagers and young adults solid tumour samples and lymphomas in the UK. Samples are centrally stored at the Central Bank, Newcastle University.

Services

  • Immunohistochemistry - staining
  • Tissue micro array creation
  • Nucleic acid extraction

Existing samples:

  • Astrocytoma of brain (disorder)
  • Ependymoma (disorder)
  • Germinoma (morphologic (abnormality)
  • Glioma (disorder)
  • Hepatoblastoma (disorder)
  • Hodgkin's disease (disorder)
  • Langerhans cell histiocytosis (disorder)
  • Medulloblastoma (disorder)
  • Nephroblastoma (disorder)
  • Neuroblastoma (disorder)
  • Osteosarcoma of bone
  • Retinoblastoma (disorder)
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma (disorder)

Bespoke collection capabilities:

  • Astrocytoma of brain (disorder)
  • Ependymoma (disorder)
  • Germinoma (morphologic (abnormality)
  • Glioma (disorder)
  • Hepatoblastoma (disorder)
  • Hodgkin's disease (disorder)
  • Langerhans cell histiocytosis (disorder)
  • Medulloblastoma (disorder)
  • Nephroblastoma (disorder)
  • Neuroblastoma (disorder)
  • Osteosarcoma of bone
  • Retinoblastoma (disorder)
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma (disorder)

Annual Statistics

Year Access Requests Received Access Requests Approved
Internal External Commercial Internal External Commercial
2015 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
2016 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
2017 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
2018 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A