Studies that involve storing human tissue for use beyond a specified research project (future unspecified use of tissue) must store that tissue in a Health and Disability Ethics Committees (HDECs) registered tissue bank.
An application for HDEC review of a tissue bank is required for:
If you do not have an Ethics Review Manager (ETHICS RM)(external link) account, please create one as this is required for creation of a Tissue Bank application.
Create an HDEC Tissue Bank application in ETHICS RM.
Check that your application clearly states:
Include any supporting information with your application form, such as:
Click Submit once completed as per any other HDEC application.