How to apply for serum samples

Updated 31.10.2017

  • Fill in the Application form.
  • A detailed scientific protocol must be enclosed in the application, including background and goal of the study, method description, description of the requested serum volume, power calculations, finance plan, a list of planned publications and Curriculum Vitae of the principal investigator.
  • At least one collaborating partner/co-author from the Cancer Registry and /or Janus Serum Bank must be appointed.
  • The application form and protocol is automatically sent to the Janus Serum Bank. 
  • The application will be processed by the steering group at Janus within four to six weeks after the application deadline. 
  • An approval from the Norwegian Regional Committee for Medical Research Ethics (REC) is required before serum samples can be shipped.