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Cancer patient perceptions on the ethical and legal issues related to biobanking

Zubin Master12, Jaime O Claudio3, Christen Rachul2, Jean CY Wang4, Mark D Minden5 and Timothy Caulfield6*

Author Affiliations

1 Alden March Bioethics Institute, Albany Medical College, 47 New Scotland Avenue, MC 153, Albany, NY, 12208-3478, USA

2 Health Law and Science Policy Group, Rm 461 Law Centre, University of Alberta, 89 Avenue and 111 Street, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2H5, Canada

3 Ontario Cancer Institute, Princess Margaret Hospital, University Health Network, 101 College Street, TMDT 3-912, Toronto, ON, M5G 1L7, Canada

4 Campbell Family Cancer Research Institute/Ontario Cancer Institute, University Health Network, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, MaRS TMDT 8-363 101 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5G 1L7, Canada

5 Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Campbell Family Cancer Research Institute/Ontario Cancer Institute, University Health Network, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 610 University Avenue, 9-113, Toronto, ON, M5G 2M9, Canada

6 Health Law and Science Policy Group, Rm 462 Faculty of Law and School of Public Health, Law Centre, University of Alberta, 89 Avenue and 111 Street, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2H5, Canada

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BMC Medical Genomics 2013, 6:8  doi:10.1186/1755-8794-6-8

Published: 8 March 2013

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Stakeholder survey: perspectives on biobanking and tissue sampling. General population/patient population questionnaire.

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