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Prospective Biospecimen Collection Protocol, Colon Cancer   Add to my SOP compendium

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This document describes the procurement of colon adenocarcinoma specimens from newly diagnosed, untreated patients undergoing definitive surgery for colon cancer. Specimens are suitable for genomic or proteomic analysis. A procedure for the collection of peripheral venous blood prior to the administration of anesthesia is also included. Protocols are a product of the Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC;, which is sponsored by the National Cancer Institute's Office of Cancer Clinical Proteomics Research (

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  • Tissue - Colorectal
  • Fluid - Blood
  • Fluid - Plasma
  • Neoplastic - Carcinoma
  • Neoplastic - Normal Adjacent
  • Biospecimen Acquisition
  • Biospecimen Preservation

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