To create and submit applications for use of data and/or biospecimens, please proceed as follows:
What you need to consider before submitting an application
How to Apply
Step 3 - Use the Feasibility Explorer to compile your desired sample according to your research question (only for Resource with Liquid Samples and Image Data).
Step 4 - Fill out the application form. Use the bookmark function of the Feasibility Explorer to specify the sample and add it to the application form.
Step 5 - Submit your application by e-mail.
What Happens After Submission
After submission, usage requests are first checked for formal criteria by the Use and Access Office and then passed on to the DZHK transfer office for the collective check of available data and biosamples. This availability statement is then evaluated together with the respective application for use by the Use and Access Committee and a recommendation is made.
What to consider for release and shipment of biospecimens
Please follow the instructions for the release and shipping process of biospecimens as described in DZHK-SOP-P-03 Release and Shipping of Biospecimens for Secondary Use Projects; valid for DZHK Clinical Study Units.