PATH Biobank is a non-profit biobank in Germany organized as a foundation under public law. PATH was founded by breast cancer survivors and is intended for the sole purpose of supporting breast cancer research. PATH stores breast cancer tumour tissue, matching normal adjacent tissue samples and blood serum aliquots in fresh-frozen quality from more than 12,000 breast cancer patients. These are processed according to strict SOPs, every patient has signed informed consent and detailed clinical and therapeutic datasets annotate the samples. All molecular subtypes are available. Follow-up information is available for the majority of patients.
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