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Biobank definition: a large collection of biological or medical data and tissue samples amassed for research purposes.

The Power of Biobanking

As a cancer patient you may have the option to donate your excess tissue to cancer research. Ask your doctor about cancer tissue biobanking.

You never know whose life you may change.

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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.