This page contains resources to support our community and anyone that is responsible for managing a frozen collection.
Inventory Training Resources
How to Conduct an Inventory of your Sample Collection
This document aims to provide guidelines for how to conduct an inventory of molecular collections to any who hold and/or are responsible for a collection of either tissue samples, DNA/RNA extracts or cell lines.
This comprehensive and editable excel spreadsheet includes fields commonly used in databases of universities, zoos and museums and is the template that underpins the CryoArks Specify database. Collections are welcome to use it for their own databasing requirements. Note: Macros need to be enabled. Contact us for a copy.