Skip to main content

Tumour Bank

This comprises samples of healthy and tumorous tissue originating from surgical interventions by the Pathological Anatomy Department of the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital.

Enhanced informed consent

This consent is requested of the donors to use the samples to study the molecular basis of oncological and haematological diseases in order to contribute to improving the knowledge, diagnosis, prevention and/or treatment of these diseases.

Filiation

The Tumor Bank of HUVH Biobank is part of the Catalonian Tumor Bank Network promoted by Pla Director d'Oncologia.

Type of samples

  • Frozen. and OCT embedded tissue.

Number of donors

  • 3900

Collaborating entities

  • XBTC (Tumour Bank Network of Catalonia)
  • Pla Director d'Oncologia
  • ProgramaCooperación + I
  • Farmaindustria.

Principal Researcher

Santiago Ramon y Cajal Agüeras

Santiago Ramon y Cajal Agüeras

Head of group
Translational Molecular Pathology
Read more

Coordinators

Inés de Torres Ramirez

Inés de Torres Ramirez

Biomedical Research in Urology
Read more
Javier Hernandez Losa

Javier Hernandez Losa

Predoctoral researcher
Translational Molecular Pathology
Read more