UW Research

Northwest BioSpecimen



A collaborative resource connecting well-characterized research biospecimens to innovative research projects aimed at improving the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of human diseases.


Biospecimen procurement, pathology and digital imaging annotation services and consulting resource. It serves as a centralized bioregistry for patient consent and for the collection, processing, and distribution of tissue samples such as remnant tissues samples from resections, blood and body fluids, and specimen-matched clinical data for research.

Type: Services

Keywords: General

Histology, biospecimens, clinical annotation, consent