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Pediatric Oncology Tissue to Support Further Research

The purpose of this biobank is to collect and store tissue, bone marrow, and/or blood from patients who have or have had cancer or blood disorders. These specimens will be available for researchers to use in ongoing research projects or in the future.

Age & Gender

  • 0 years ~ 39 years
  • Male, Female, Gender Inclusive

Visit Availability

  • Standard business hours (M-F, 8-5)
  • Visits can be combined with regular clinical appointments


North Carolina (Statewide)

What will be asked of you

If you decide to take part in this study, you will be asked to give extra blood, tissue, or body fluids during the standard-of-care treatment. You will not receive any new treatment or procedures.

In-person visits:
Total length of participation:
2 years

Looking for Specific Volunteers

Able to participate:

  • You or your child was diagnosed with cancer after January 1, 2018
  • English-speaking or Spanish-speaking

Not eligible if:

  • None

Contact the Team

Visit Location

Contact & Visit Location

Primary Contact

Primary Visit Location

UNC Hospitals / UNC Medical Center
101 Manning Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA

Additional Study Information

Principal Investigator

Thomas Alexander
LCCC - Clinical Trials

Study Type

Clinical or Medical

Study Topics

Cancer (Pediatric Cancers)
Child and Teen Health

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