NWBioTrust (NWBT) is a collaborative Fred Hutchinson/University of Washington/Seattle Children’s resource that connects donated biospecimens from consenting individuals with innovative research projects aimed at advancing biomarker discovery and improving prevention, diagnosis and treatment of human disease. NWBT also connects researchers at the three institutions with patients who have agreed to be contacted about opportunities to participate in research.
If you are a patient at a participating institution and wish to participate by donating samples for research, please contact us or tell your doctor or your health care providers.
NWBioTrust researchers continue to make advances in medical research and are dedicated to:
Check here for profiles of biospecimen-based research:
Many studies, such as those listed below, have accessed blood or tissue samples through NWBioTrust. Researchers publish studies and regularly develop projects that use biospecimens to make new discoveries. Check here for links about researchers, their labs, and their ongoing studies.
NWBioTrust occasionally makes it into the news. Check here for updates.