Research using Human Samples
The UKCRC Tissue Directory and Coordination Centre facilitates the discovery and use of human samples and data to enable biomedical research.
Find more information about how we do this with human sample resources, researchers and patients and the public.
share your human sample collections.
Learn how you can use the UKCRC Tissue Directory to make your samples, data or collection services visible to researchers in the UK.
find human samples for your research.
Learn how you can use the UKCRC Tissue Directory to find samples, data or collection services in the UK to support your research.
donate your samples to support research
Learn more about biobanking and donating your samples and associated health data to support research in the UK.
News and Blogs
Read about the latest developments in UK biobanking and beyond.