Tissue Banking Scope
According to Suh, Sarojini & Youssif (2013, p.2), tissue banking refers to the collection of human biological material (HBM) that can be used for future research.
It is important that the consent of the person is obtained prior to the collection of his or her HBM and later on transferred to a tissue bank for storage and future research use (Suh, et al., 2013).
However, the transfer of HBM to a tissue bank will also have to comply with the mandatory requirements under the state law or regulation.
Tissue banking is important in order to provide foundation for future research for personalized cure for cancer.
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