COLLECTIONS & EXTRACTIONS FOR HEMATOLOGICAL MALIGNANCIES

Geneticist has a wide variety of frozen and FFPE tissue samples and biological fluids such as plasma, whole blood, serum, PBMC, urine, and saliva extracted from single patients. To find out more about our specimens' availability or to discuss your precise project's needs, please contact us via our website or call our headquarters to speak to one of our professionals about your specific need.

  • Oncology
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Coronary Heart/Artery diseases
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Central Nervous System diseases
  • Infectious diseases
  • Hematological diseases
  • Benign conditions
  • Healthy donors

Leukemia Conditions:

  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL)
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

More types available. Please email us for inquires

Lymphoma:

  • Hodgkin’s disease
  • Non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Multiple Myeloma

 

Blood Collections & Formats

Geneticist collects up to 40/ml of blood from one donor in wide variety of formats such as: 

  • K2-EDTA tubes to obtain plasma samples
  • SST tubes to obtain serum samples
  • Heparin tubes to obtain PBMC samples
  • PAXgene RNA tubes for RNA extraction
  • PAXgene DNA tubes for DNA extraction
  • CPT tubes for PBMC collection
  • Others (upon request)

Geneticist provides frozen blood fractions specimens in 0.5/ml up to 5/ml aliquots. Viable PBMC samples are available as well. All bio-fluid samples are extracted according to Geneticist SOPs. We can perform custom extractions using prospects’ SOPs, protocols, and collection tubes.

Bone Marrow Extraction

Geneticist collects Bone Marrow aspirates (0.5 – 3 ml) from patients with Hematological malignancies and from Normal donors. Separation and freezing down of viable WBC are performed using Geneticist SOP or SOP provided by clients. FFPE WBC blocks preparation can be also performed.

FFPE Tissues Specimen Extraction & Collection

All FFPE tissue samples are collected by certified medical pathologists and are fixed in 10% neutral-buffered formalin within 30 minutes of surgery excision. Tissue samples are fixed for 16 hours maximum and embedded then in IHC-grade paraffin. Standard sample size is 1×1x0.5 cm, but can vary depending on the nature of a disease and tissue type. The fixation agent and the embedding media can be customized upon request. All FFPE block collections are performed following Geneticist’s SOP.

fresh frozen SPECIMEN EXTRACTION & COLLECTION

All fresh frozen tissue samples are collected by certified medical pathologist and are frozen with liquid nitrogen vapor within 30 mins of surgery excision. All fresh from tissue samples collections are performed following Geneticists SOP.