Sample Handling Guidance
This Sample Handling Guidance covers rare disease and cancer sample requirements including blood, tumour and biopsy guidance for the 100,000 Genomes Project.
For training in DNA extraction and sample processing, please visit the Genomics Education Programme website.
Using biobank consent
In the cancer programme, local biobank consent can be used for generic tissue, prior to participants being invited to join the 100,000 Genomes Project. Download the guidance.
View, download or print the current Sample Handling Guidance v3.1 Jan 2017.
NOTE: This web version (v3.1) contains some minor formatting and text changes.Fullscreen Mode
Download: Sample Handling Guidance v3.1