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King Hussein Cancer Center Biobank BiobankId: JOKHCCBIO_BB Acronym: KHCCBIO URL: http://www.khcc.jo/ Juristic Person: King Hussein Cancer Center Biobank Country: JORDAN Description: KHCCBIO scope is to collect, process, store and distribute high-quality, clinically annotated surplus-cancer tissue specimens from consented patients. This innovative approach is based on the application of personalized medicine which should reduce the negative effects and determine the receptiveness of the patients’ response to the cancer treatment and prevention of cancer relapse. It will also standardize and define collection of biological samples for patient-oriented research, to include hypothesis-driven collections, as well as collections for questions arising, for the ultimate improvement of patient diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and leading to a more personalized approach in healthcare. Backup: yes Training Courses: yes