Dokuz Eylül University Breast Tumor/DNA Banking: A pilot study

Çavuşoǧlu A. Ç., Saydam S., Alakavuklar M., Canda T., Sevinç A., Kiliç Y., ...More

Turkish Journal of Cancer, vol.37, no.2, pp.66-68, 2007 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Journal Name: Turkish Journal of Cancer
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus, Academic Search Premier
  • Page Numbers: pp.66-68
  • Keywords: Biobanking, Breast cancer, Tumor banking
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


A pilot study was performed by the collaboration of Dokuz Eylül University Breast Tumor Group (DEBTG), Departments of Medical Biology and Genetics and The Institute of Oncology between 2004 and 2006 for setting up Dokuz Eylül University (DEU) Breast Tumor/DNA Bank, İzmir, Turkey. The DEU Breast Tumor/DNA Banking aims to facilitate the sharing of tumor DNA/RNA samples and related data from cases collected by collaborators specialising in the breast cancer diseases. We want to share our acknowledge about the breast tumor/DNA banking concept below.