Paediatric Laboratory Medicine
Paediatric Laboratory Medicine

Tissue Culture Laboratory

The Tissue Culture Laboratory is a bio-banking facility that provides services including the establishment, maintenance, and storage of fibroblast cell lines derived from human tissue.

Sample Submission and Requisition

  • For specimen containers and requisitions, please go to Room 3225.
  • Send all specimens (tissue biopsies, cultured fibroblasts,  or frozen fibroblast cell lines) directly to Tissue culture lab, Rm 3225, Burton Wing.
  • Do not freeze biopsy tissue.

Room 3225, Burton Wing
Department of Paediatric Laboratory Medicine
The Hospital for Sick Children 
555 University Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M5G1X8

For further information, please contact the tissue culture laboratory at:

Phone: 416-813-7654 ext 202394  
Fax: 416-813-4956

EBV - Transformed Lymphocytes from peripheral blood

Please follow link to The Centre for Applied Genomics Biobanking Facility.