Investigators are encouraged to contact the respective NCTN Bank for fee information.

The following fees may be applicable:

Processing Fees: Investigators will incur processing fees for biospecimens received from an NCTN Bank. Such fees include sectioning of tissues and aliquotting bodily fluids, derivatives, and nucleic acids. Fees may also apply for special and/or additional biospecimen processing by the NCTN Bank, such as pathology review, TMA production, isolating nucleic acids from whole blood, plasma, and FFPE or frozen tissue and performing quality control.

Shipping Fees: Investigators are also responsible for the cost of shipping biospecimens from the NCTN Bank to their laboratory.