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Surgical Lung Biopsy Protocols   Add to my SOP compendium

BRD ID: 723

Source: KLR Tier: SOP Number of times downloaded: 3022


This document contains instructions for the surgical collection of pediatric lung tissue specimens by biopsy. Preservation methods for lung biopsy specimens procured via surgery or postmortem for future histological staining, electron microscopy, molecular and proteomic analyses, and microbiological culture are also outlined. It is a product of the Kids Lung Register (KLR), an international register and biobank for rare lung diseases. It can be found online at

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KLR-SOP-Pathology and Biopsy.pdf [Size: 541 KB]

  • Tissue - Lung
  • General
  • Autopsy
  • Biospecimen Acquisition
  • Biospecimen Preservation

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