Design and utilization of the colorectal and pancreatic neoplasm virtual biorepository: An early detection research network initiative

@inproceedings{Amin2010DesignAU,
  title={Design and utilization of the colorectal and pancreatic neoplasm virtual biorepository: An early detection research network initiative},
  author={Waqas Amin and H. Satyajit Singh and Lynda Ann Dzubinski and Robert E. Schoen and Anil V. Parwani},
  booktitle={Journal of pathology informatics},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND The Early Detection Research Network (EDRN) colorectal and pancreatic neoplasm virtual biorepository is a bioinformatics-driven system that provides high-quality clinicopathology-rich information for clinical biospecimens. This NCI-sponsored EDRN resource supports translational cancer research. The information model of this biorepository is based on three components: (a) development of common data elements (CDE), (b) a robust data entry tool and (c) comprehensive data query tools… CONTINUE READING