Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

The OCRC Tumor BioTrust Collection

OCRC Tumor Bank Core


Distribution is on appointment only basis between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm Monday through Friday. Arrangements should be made at least two days in advance. For pick-up of specimens in bulk (more than 10 specimens), arrangements should be made at least a week in advance. No-contract drop-off or pick-up of samples can be arranged upon request.

All services need to be prearranged with the Core so that the OCRC Tumor BioTrust can support prospective procurement and distribution needs and coordinate services within the necessary and appropriate timelines.

For shipment to external academic/commercial collaborators, The OCRC Tumor BioTrust Collection can ship on dry through our eShip account or your UPS or FedEx account. For same day delivery in the Tri-County area, we can also ship by courier.