Research Tissue Bank (Biobank)

King’s Liver Research Tissue bank (Biobank) was established in April 2009 following NRES (National Research Ethics Service) ethical approval in 2008.

The Biobank is licensed by HTA licensing number 12378 under the Human Tissue Act 2004 for the storage of relevant material which has come from a human body.

Robust procedures for consenting patients, sample collection, lab processing, storage and retrieval are in place. These procedures, premises and equipment are regularly audited as part of the quality management system. Staff competencies are addressed at annual appraisal and through examination audits.

Please use our contact information below for further information regarding research application etc.

Contact
Pradeep Agrawal
Tel. +44 (0)20 3299 2519
Email: kch-tr.KCHLiverLabs@nhs.net
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Approved Biobank
HTA Licensing No. 12378 ()