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Descriptor English: Biological Specimen Banks
Descriptor Spanish: Bancos de Muestras Biológicas
Descriptor Portuguese: Bancos de Espécimes Biológicos
Descriptor French: Biobanques
Entry term(s): Bank, Biological Specimen
Bank, Biological Substance
Banks, Biological Specimen
Banks, Biological Substance
Biological Specimen Bank
Biological Substance Bank
Biological Substance Banks
Specimen Bank, Biological
Specimen Banks, Biological
Substance Bank, Biological
Substance Banks, Biological
Tree number(s): N02.278.065
VS3.002.002
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018070
Scope note: Facilities that collect, store, and distribute tissues, e.g., cell lines, microorganisms, blood, sperm, milk, breast tissue, for use by others. Other uses may include transplantation and comparison of diseased tissues in the identification of cancer.
Annotation: human or animal material; general or unspecified; prefer specifics; American Type Culture Collection (ATCC) goes here
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 94
History Note: 94
Entry Version: BIOL SPECIMEN BANKS
DeCS ID: 31619
Unique ID: D018070
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/04
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Biological Specimen Banks - Preferred
Concept UI M0027260
Scope note Facilities that collect, store, and distribute tissues, e.g., cell lines, microorganisms, blood, sperm, milk, breast tissue, for use by others. Other uses may include transplantation and comparison of diseased tissues in the identification of cancer.
Preferred term Biological Specimen Banks
Entry term(s) Bank, Biological Specimen
Bank, Biological Substance
Banks, Biological Specimen
Banks, Biological Substance
Biological Specimen Bank
Biological Substance Bank
Biological Substance Banks
Specimen Bank, Biological
Specimen Banks, Biological
Substance Bank, Biological
Substance Banks, Biological



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