Table 2—

Biological specimens archived in the European Bronchial Tissue Bank

Specimen typen
Blood
 Plasma3524
 White blood cells2672
Sputum
 Frozen386
 Preserved691
Bronchial lavage
 Frozen463
 Preserved556
Primary lung cancer normal tissue
 Frozen715
 Preserved724
Primary lung cancer tumour tissue
 Frozen730
 Preserved806
Total11267