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Gut-Associated Lymphoid Tissue (GALT) Colorectal Biopsy: Collection and Initial Processing at Local ACTG Laboratories (SOP 69)   Add to my SOP compendium

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This document describes the procedures used by the Office of HIV/AIDS Network Coordination (HANC) for the processing, storage, and shipment of gut-associated lymphoid tissue (GALT) collected via colorectal biopsy. It is developed and maintained by the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG)/International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials group (IMPAACT) Lab Tech Committee (LTC) and is available under the heading "Specimen Processing" at

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  • Tissue - Colorectal
  • General
  • Biospecimen Acquisition
  • Biospecimen Processing
  • Biospecimen Preservation
  • Biospecimen Shipment

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