Researchers

If you would like us to help locate biospecimens and/or data for your research project, please complete the expression of interest document below and email it to bcba@bcba.org.au

Expression of Interest for Biospecimens and/or Data

National Brain cancer biospecimen register

  Tumour Normal Benign Metastatic
Australian Genomics and Clinical Outcomes of Glioma 734 0 0 0
AGOG Epi 0 0 0 0
Brisbane Breast Bank 0 2 0 107
Children's Cancer Center Tissue Bank 35 0 0 0
Children's Cancer Institute Tumour Bank 110 0 0 0
Kolling Institute Neurological Tumour Bank 1864 0 0 197
QIMR Berghofer/RBWH Brain Cancer and Cell Culture Bank 100 0 0 0
Queensland Brain Tumour Bank 160 0 4 17
Queensland Children's Tumour Bank 143 0 1 1
RPAH Neuropathology Tumour and Tissue Bank 179 6 51 15
South Australian Neurological Tumour Bank 28 5-10 0 2
Steve and Lynette Waugh Brain Tumour Bank 1313 0 0 0
Telethon Kid's Institute Brain Tumour Research Program Biobank 45 0 0 1
The Children's Hospital at Westmead 125 0 8 0
Victorian Cancer Biobank 29 0 2 0
  Total Number of Donors Recruited
Australian Genomics and Clinical Outcomes of Glioma 734
AGOG Epi 600
Brisbane Breast Bank 109
Children's Cancer Centre Tissue Bank 50
Children's Cancer Institute Tumour Bank 132
Kolling Institute Neurological Tumour Bank 2203
QIMR Berghofer/RBWH Brain Cancer and Cell Culture Bank 100
Queensland Brain Tumour Bank 167
Queensland Children's Tumour Bank 150
RPAH Neuropathology Tumour and Tissue Bank 604
South Australian Neurological Tumour Bank 32
Steve and Lynette Waugh Brain Tumour Bank 1313
Telethon Kid's Institute Brain Tumour Research Program Biobank 46
The Children's Hospital at Westmead 476
Victorian Cancer Biobank 94
  Tumour Normal Benign Metastatic
Australian Genomics and Clinical Outcomes of Glioma 0 0 0 0
AGOG Epi 0 0 0 0
Brisbane Breast Bank 0 0 0 0
Children's Cancer Centre Tissue Bank 0 0 0 0
Children's Cancer Institute Tumour Bank 0 0 0 0
Kolling Institute Neurological Tumour Bank 0 0 0 0
QIMR Berghofer/RBWH Brain Cancer and Cell Culture Bank 100 0 0 0
Queensland Brain Tumour Bank 150 0 1 5
Queensland Children's Tumour Bank 150 0 1 5
RPAH Neuropathology Tumour and Tissue Bank 604 5 335 91
South Australian Neurological Tumour Bank 0 0 0 0
Steve and Lynette Waugh Brain Tumour Bank 0 0 0 0
Telethon Kid's Institute Brain Tumour Research Program Biobank 0 0 0 0
The Children's Hospital at Westmead 373 0 19 10
Victoria Cancer Biobank 6 0 2 1
  Whole Blood / DNA Buffy Coat Plasma Serum
Australian Genomics and Clinical Outcomes of Glioma 0 0 0 0
AGOG Epi 400 0 0 0
Brisbane Breast Bank 61 42 44 43
Children's Cancer Centre Tissue Bank 0 0 15 0
Children's Cancer Institute Tumour Bank 0 6 5 0
Kolling Institute Neurological Tumour Bank 1855 0 0 0
QIMR Berghofer/RBWH Brain Cancer and Cell Culture Bank 0 100 0 0
Queensland Brain Tumour Bank 145 92 137 132
Queensland Children's Tumour Bank 41 0 34 0
RPAH Neuropathology Tumour and Tissue Bank 0 0 6 6
South Australian Neurological Tumour Bank 9 8 8 0
Steve and Lynette Waugh Brain Tumour Bank 0 0 0 0
Telethon Kid's Institute Brain Tumour Research Program Biobank 0 0 0 0
The Children's Hospital at Westmead 244 0 2 0
Victorian Cancer Biobank 0 80 87 94
  Cell Lines Normal Cerebellum CUSA OCT Tumour
Australian Genomics and Clinical Outcomes of Glioma 0 0 0 0
AGOG Epi 0 0 0 0
Brisbane Breast Bank 41 0 0 0
Children's Cancer Centre Tissue Bank 7 4 0 0
Children's Cancer Institute Tumour Bank 0 0 0 0
Kolling Institute Neurological Tumour Bank 0 0 0 0
QIMR Berghofer/RBWH Brain Cancer and Cell Culture Bank 0 0 0 0
Queensland Brain Tumour Bank 0 0 0 0
Queensland Children's Tumour Bank 0 0 0 0
RPAH Neuropathology Tumour and Tissue Bank 0 0 4 0
South Australian Neurological Tumour Bank 0 0 1 0
Steve and Lynette Waugh Brain Tumour Bank 0 0 0 0
Telethon Kid's Institute Brain Tumour Research Program Biobank 0 0 0 0
The Children's Hospital at Westmead 0 0 0 0
Victorian Cancer Biobank 0 0 0 15
Australian Genomics and Clinical Outcomes of Glioma
Contact: A/Prof Kerrie McDonald

Address: Lowy Cancer Research Centre, NSW

Email Address: k.mcdonald@unsw.edu.au
Phone: 02 8385 1471
Additional Information:

Adult biobank

AGOG Epi
Contact: A/Prof Claire Vajdic

Address: Centre for Big Data Research in Health, NSW

Email Address: claire.vajdic@unsw.edu.au
Phone: 02 9385 1424
Additional Information:

Adult biobank

Brisbane Breast Bank
Contact: Mr Kaltin Ferguson

Address: University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research, QLD

Email Address: k.ferguson2@uq.edu.au
Phone: 07 3346 6020
Additional Information:

Adult biobank

Children's Cancer Centre Tissue Bank
Contact: Dr Louise Ludlow

Address: Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, VIC

Email Address: louise.ludlow@mcri.edu.au
Phone: 03 9936 6048
Additional Information:

Paediatric biobank

Children's Cancer Institute Tumour Bank
Contact: Ms Kiri Collins

Address: Lowy Cancer Research Centre, NSW

Email Address: Kcollins@ccia.org.au
Phone: 02 9385 2085
Additional Information:

Paediatric biobank

Kolling Institute Neurological Tumour Bank
Contact: Ms Kathleen Phillips

Address: Kolling Institute of Medical Research, NSW

Email Address: kathleen.phillips@sydney.edu.au
Phone: (02) 9926 4771
Additional Information:

Adult biobank

QIMR Berghofer/RBWH Brain Cancer and Cell Culture Bank
Contact: Dr Bryan Day or Dr Brett Stringer

Address: Queensland Institute for Medical Research, QLD

Email Address: bryan.day@qimrberghofer.edu.au or brett.stringer@qimrberghofer.edu.au
Phone: 07 3845 3885 or 07 3362 0322
Additional Information:

Adult biobank

Queensland Brain Tumour Bank
Contact: Ms Emma Raymond

Address: Wesley Medical Research, QLD

Email Address: eraymond@wesleyresearch.com.au
Phone: 07 3721 1519
Additional Information:

Adult biobank

Queensland Children's Tumour Bank
Contact: Dr Andrew Moore

Address: The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, QLD

Email Address: andrew.moore@uq.edu.au
Phone: (07) 3443 6954
Additional Information:

Paediatric biobank

RPAH Neuropathology Tumour and Tissue Bank
Contact: Dr Kim Kaufman

Address: Brain and Mind Centre, NSW

Email Address: kim.kaufman@sydney.edu.au
Phone: 02 9351 0846
Additional Information:

Adult biobank

Steve and Lynette Waugh Brain Tumour Bank
Contact: A/Prof Kerrie McDonald

Address: Lowy Cancer Research Centre, NSW

Email Address: k.mcdonald@unsw.edu.au
Phone: 02 9385 1471
Additional Information:

Adult biobank

Telethon Kid's Institute Brain Tumour Research Program Biobank
Contact: Ms Hilary Hii

Address: Telethon Kids Institute, WA

Email Address: Hilary.Hii@telethonkids.org.au
Phone: (08) 9489 7777
Additional Information:

Paediatric biobank

The Children's Hospital at Westmead
Contact: A/Prof Dan Catchpoole

Address: Children's Hospital at Westmead, NSW

Email Address: daniel.catchpoole@health.nsw.gov.au
Phone: 02 9845 1205
Additional Information:

Paediatric biobank

Victorian Cancer Biobank
Contact: Ms Audrey Partanen
Address: Melbourne, VIC

Email Address: audrey.partanen@cancervic.org.au
Phone: (03) 9514 6219
Additional Information:

Adult biobank