Sheffield Pulmonary Hypertension Biobank

Longitudinal collection of blood samples from patients with pulmonary hypertension and associated lung and cardiovascular disease, as well as some healthy volunteers as controls. The biobank samples with associated clinical data are used in research into the these conditions, how they cause symptoms and illness, and to develop new ways to diagnose, treat, and prevent diseases.


  • Cell culture
  • Data analytics
  • Digital imaging
  • Nucleic acid extraction

Contact Information


Prof Allan Lawrie
Department of Infection, Immunity and Cardiovascular Disease, University of Sheffield
Medical School, Beech Hill Road
South Yorkshire
S10 2RX

Annual Statistics

Year Access Requests Received Access Requests Approved
Internal External Commercial Internal External Commercial
2015 1 1 2 1 1 1
2016 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
2017 2 1 N/A 2 1 N/A
2018 1 1 1 1 1 1
2019 1 2 N/A 1 2 N/A
2020 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A