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Research Article

National Mesothelioma Virtual Bank: A Platform for Collaborative Research and Mesothelioma Biobanking Resource to Support Translational Research

Table 1

NMVB resource provides three unique and customized tissue microarrays to the research community. This table provides a brief description about the TMAs resource. NYU (New York University), U. Penn (University of Pennsylvania), and UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center).

TMA 1 (UPMC)TMA 2 (U. Penn)TMA 3 (NYU)

Number of cases405437
Benign401
Malignant365435
Metastatic301
Primary/metastatic1310
Control0315
Number of cores135291132
Number of slides143