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Tumor Frozen Needle Biopsy Specimen Collection and Handling   Add to my SOP compendium

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This document describes the method for collecting, snap-freezing and shipping needle biopsy specimens. This SOP contains laboratory-specific shipping instructions that may not be applicable for general use. It is a product of the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis (DCTD). Visit the DCTD website ( for recent updates to the SOP.

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