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Specimen Reference Sets

Documentation, EDRN guidelines, and application forms for specimen reference sets

General Documents for Reference Sets

EDRN Guidelines

Application Form for EDRN Reference Sets

Ovarian & Breast Cancer Reference Sets

Biomarker Reference Sets for Cancers in Women (BRSCW) (PDF)
Description of pooled reference sets for ovarian and breast cancer serum specimens
BRSCW Application Form

Breast Cancer Reference Sets

Breast Reference Set Summary (PDF)

Breast Reference Set Protocol (PDF)

Breast Reference Set Participant and Clinical Forms (PDF)

Application Form for EDRN Reference Sets

EDRN Benign Breast Disease Tissue Resource (BBD)

BBD Reference Set Summary Document (PDF)

SOP For Selection of Benign Breast Disease Project

Lung Cancer Reference Sets

Lung Cancer Reference Set Documentation (PDF)
The goal of the NCI/EDRN/SPORE Lung Cancer Biomarkers Group (LCBG) is to develop the requisite sample resources to pre-validate serum/plasma biomarkers for the early diagnosis of lung cancer.
Application Form for EDRN Reference Sets

Colon Cancer Reference Set

Colon Cancer Reference Set Description (PDF)

Application Form for EDRN Reference Sets

 

Prostate Cancer Reference Sets

Prostate Cancer Reference Set Description (PDF)
One of the goals of the EDRN Genitourinary (GU) Collaborative Group is the establishment of a biologic sample set on men prior to prostate biopsy, in association with clinical information and common data elements appropriate for evaluation of risk and prognosis of prostate cancer.
Application Form for EDRN Reference Sets

PCA3 Validation Study and Urinary Reference Set


Liver (Hepatocellular Carcinoma) Reference Set

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Reference Set Description (PDF)
Application Form for EDRN Reference Sets

Pancreatic Standard Specimen Reference Set

Pancreatic Cancer Reference Set Access Information (PDF)
Application Form for EDRN Reference Sets

Bladder Cancer (MSA)Reference Set

Application Form for EDRN Reference Sets
Announcement 03/14/2018
Thank you to everyone to made the 10th EDRN Scientific Workshop a success. The next event is the 33rd EDRN Steering Committee Meeting from September 5-6, 2018 in Boston, MA. Details will be available soon.


Three new FOAs on the Human Tumor Atlas and associated with the Cancer Moonshot Initiative have been released. Please click here for more information.

Announcement 10/23/2017

Three new FOAs on the Human Tumor Atlas and associated with the Cancer Moonshot Initiative have been released. Please click here for more information.

EDRN Founder Honored

Dr. Sudhir Srivastava was honored with the Distinguished Service Award from the American Pancreatic Association at the group's annual meeting this year, for his outstanding commitment to pancreatology.