Collection

Biobank Corona PCR

Description: Healthcare sample collections are primarily intended for healthcare, diagnostics and treatment, but can also be made available for research when there is a Swedish ethical approval and the patient has given their consent.
Biobank:
Västmanland biobank (Klinisk mikrobiologi)
Local collection ID (within the biobank):
N/A

General information

Collection size:
1000 - 10.000 (as of 2021-01-29)
Type:
Disease specific Sample Hospital
Data:
Biological samples Medical records
Start date of sampling:
2020-03-01
Collection preserved at least until:
2026-01-01
Ethical approval number:
N/A

Donor information

Diagnoses:
Laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis; U07.1
Number of donors:
1000 - 10.000
Samples from deceased (autopsy):
no
Samples from minors (<18 years old):
yes
Inclusion criteria: Alla provgivare som gav ett informerat samtycke i samband med provtagning och som visade ett positivt svar, oavsett ålder och kön.

Sample information

Materials:
Biobank contact information
Västmanland biobank (Klinisk mikrobiologi)
Registration number at IVO: 84
biobank.samordnare@regionvastmanland.se