Sample Collecting and Processing:
BCCB is designed to handle clear plastic clamshells 3.0 x 2.5 x 1.0 cm for human tissues and 2.0 ml cryogenic vials for blood and urine samples.
The procesing procedure for samples includes:
The gold standard is no longer than 15 minutes from ischema time to the moment the specimen is snap frozen.
All samples are placed in prepared clamshells and imemdiately snap frozen in a small LN2 mobile tank.