Who: Any adult University of Maryland patient can volunteer.
What: The UM Genetics BIObank is a collection of blood samples and health information that is used for research. Participation requires a one-time visit for a blood draw and questionnaire.
Why: Medical researchers need to use human samples to look for ways to prevent, diagnose, or treat health problems. The BIObank is vital resource used to support long-term research for disease treatment and prevention.
Your privacy is important to us, and we will use best practices to protect your samples and data.
To volunteer, call 410-706-6140 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Principal Investigator: Alan Shuldiner, MD. Protocol: HP-00060131.