BEST3 Trial

The BEST3 Trial is a Cluster Randomised Controlled Trial comparing the Cytosponge™-TFF3 test with usual care to facilitate the diagnosis of oesophageal pre-cancer in primary care. The following types of the samples are collected as part of the Trial methodology: • Cytosponge™ samples • Saliva samples (TFF3-positive Cytosponge™ cases) • Endoscopic biopsy samples including gastric cardia and clinically-indicated oesophageal biopsies Cytosponge™ and endoscopic biopsy samples will be further processed into FFPE blocks and tissue sections.

Existing samples:

  • Fit and well

Contact Information

Email:
BEST3Trial@qmul.ac.uk
Address:

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Addenbrookes Hospital, Hills Rd
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 0QQ
UK

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
2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A