Biorepository Bank

Available Specimens for Research 

Tumor TypeDiagnosisCases
Diffuse astrocytic and oligodendroglial tumors
  • Anaplastic astrocymoma

  • Astrocytoma, not otherwise characterized (WHO grades I-IV)

  • Diffuse astrocytoma

  • Diffuse Astrocytoma, NEC

  • Glioblastoma

  • Diffuse midline glioma, H3K27M mutant

  • Oligodendroglioma

  • Anaplastic oligodendroglioma

  • Oligoastrocytoma

  • Anaplastic oligoastrocytoma

  • 50

    2


    14

    1

    278

    3

    8

    32

    1

    8
    Other astrocytic tumors
  • Pilocytic astrocytoma

  • Pilomyxoid astrocytoma

  • Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma

  • Subependymal giant cell astrocytoma
  • 19

    1

    1

    2
    Other Glioma
  • Astroblastoma
  • 1
    Ependymal Tumors
  • Subependymoma

  • Ependymoma

  • Anaplastic ependymoma
  • 11

    9

    12
    Chloroid Plexus Tumors
  • Choroid plexus papilloma

  • Atypical choroid plexus papilloma
  • 3

    2
    Neuronal and Mixed Neuronal-Glial Tumors
  • Central neurocytoma

  • Desembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor (DNET)

  • Ganglioglioma

  • Paraganglioma

  • Rosette-forming glioneuronal tumor (RGNT) (WHO grade I)
  • 1

    2

    2

    1

    1
    Tumor of the Pineal Region
  • Pineocytoma

  • Papillary tumor of the pineal region (WHO grade II-III)
  • 1

    1
    Embryonal Tumors
  • Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor

  • Medulloblastoma

  • Anaplastic medulloblastoma

  • (CNS) Primitive neuroectodermal tumor

  • Embryonal tumor with multilayered rosettes

  • (CNS) Embryonal Tumor, NOS (WHO grade IV)

  • 3

    12

    1

    6

    2

    1
    Tumors of Cranial and Paraspinal Nerves
  • Schwannoma

  • Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor

  • 32

    1
    Meningiomas
  • Meningioma, WHO grade I

  • Atypical meningioma, WHO grade II

  • Chordoid meningioma, WHO grade II

  • Clear cell meningioma, WHO grade II

  • Anaplastic meningioma, WHO grade III

  • Papillary meningioma, WHO grade III

  • Rhabdoid meningioma, WHO grade III

  • 281

    94

    1

    1

    16

    1

    1
    Mesenchymal, Non-meningothelial Tumors
  • Hemangiopericytoma

  • Solitary Fibrous Tumor/Hemangiopericytoma, WHO grade III

  • Hemangioblastoma

  • Chordoma

  • 1

    3


    11

    3
    Germ Cell Tumors
  • Teratoma, mature
  • 1
    Tumors of the Sellar Region
  • Craniopharyngioma

  • Pituitary adenoma

  • 19

    43
    Lymohomas
  • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL) of the CNS

  • Aggressive B-Cell lymphoma
  • 4


    2
    Metastatic Tumors
  • Metastatic adenocarcinoma

  • Metastatic carcinoma

  • Metastatic clear cell carcinoma

  • Metastatic melanoma

  • Metastatic small cell carcinoma

  • Metastatic non-small cell carcinoma

  • Metastatic sarcoma

  • Metastatic squamous cell carcinoma

  • 62

    46

    8

    20

    8

    7

    4

    8
    Primary Melanotonic Tumor
  • Malignant melanoma
  • 1

    FCBTR Annual Tumor Sample Collection

    Samples From the Past 5 Years

     20162017201820192020
    Total Samples Collected2,9052,386
    2,0151,8181,207
    Samples sent to collaborators for research54319660125217

    By Requested Diagnosis Type

     CasesSamples in Biorepository
    GBM2753,191
    Ped Brain Tumors/HGG18145
    Medulloblastoma12123