Here's how to request specimens from the repositories:
  1. Search

    Use the search tool to see what types of specimens are available at the repositories, and to learn more about research that has been published about the studies for which they were collected. Get started »

  2. Get report

    After you have used the search tool, you can get a report that lists available specimens of interest.

  3. Write and submit your request

    Follow the instructions for submitting a proposal to the appropriate network. The process will vary, depending on the project for which the specimens were collected. The information about specimens from this website can help you write your proposal. Learn more »