Flint Animal Cancer Center

Tissue Archiving

Dr. Lana implemented and continues to run the Tumor Biorepository at the Flint Animal Cancer Center. She also is a member of the Canine Comparative Oncology Genomics Consortium (CCOGC) and contributes tumors samples to that national tissue archive.  Dr. Lana is an institutional principle investigator in the Comparative Oncology Trials Consortia (COTC) which is part of the Comparative Oncology Program at the National Cancer Institute. 

  • >25,000 archived canine and feline patient samples
    • Serum
    • Plasma
    • Whole Blood
    • Tumor tissue – frozen & histoblock
    • Normal tissue – frozen & histoblock
  • Archived & Searchable Sample Data
    • Patient Characteristics
    • Linkage to Treatment Outcomes
  • Exceptional Resource for Biomarker and Target Discovery