NRS Lothian Bioresource

The NRS Lothian Bioresource provides access to a wide range of characterised tissue collected in a healthcare setting for use in research. This includes surplus material from diagnostic specimens and surgical procedures. The Bioresource Lothian can facilitate collection of the following material: Pathology archive samples Surplus diagnostic samples - such as blood, urine or other bodily fluids Surplus diagnostic or surgical tissue Bespoke collections of tissue

Services

  • Access to the full pathology archive
  • Digital imaging
  • Immunohistochemistry - scoring
  • Immunohistochemistry - staining
  • Tissue micro array creation
  • Nucleic acid extraction

Networks

  • The Scottish Biorepository Network

Contact Information

Email:
rie.tissuegovernance@luht.scot.nhs.uk
Address:

NHS Lothian
Edinburgh
Midlothian
EH1 3EG
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