Collecting and Sending DNA

 

Health Issue IMHA Hemangiosarcoma DNA Bank
Laboratory University of Manchester Van Andel Research Institute University of Missouri Van Andel Research Institute
Type of Tissue Needed 10 ml of blood Tumor and/or 10 ml of blood 10 ml of blood 3 - 5 ml of blood or salivary DNA
Mailing Instructions 10 ml of blood in a purple/lavender top tube (that prevents the blood from clotting) with an ice-pack, but not frozen Contact the laboratory to have special shipping kit mailed to you. Tel.: 1-616-234-5569, or by email at chcc@vai.org 10 ml of blood in a purple/lavender top tube (that prevents the blood from clotting) with an ice-pack, but not frozen. Include a submission form to be downloaded from www.clumberhealth.org, in the Forms & Lists section and a photocopy of pedigree. 3 - 5 ml of blood in an EDTA (purple-top) tube. Please ship overnight; does not require an ice pack.

Please see collecting and shipping instructions for shipping saliva DNA.
Mailing Address Dr. Lorna Kennedy
Centre for Integrated Genomic Medical Research
University of Machester
Stopford Building
Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9PT
United Kingdom
Van Andel Research Institute
Attn. Dr. N. Duesbery
333 Bostwick Ave., NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Dr. Gary Johnson DNA Testing
320 Connaway Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211
USA
Van Andel Research Institute
Attn. Dr. N. Duesbery
333 Bostwick Ave., NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Special Instructions Must arrive from Monday to Friday Must arrive from Monday to Friday. Do NOT use formalin. Must arrive from Monday to Friday Must arrive from Monday to Friday.
Cost Free Free US$40, includes a free PDP1 test US$15
Forms   Donor information form Collecting and shipping information
Submission form
Collecting and shipping instructions
Donor information form