TIS facilitates access to general exploratory information on CCPM Biobank data available for research purposes. Currently, TIS offers two main exploration services:
Before submitting a formal request for Biobank resources, you can request aggregate counts of Biobank participants within your defined cohort.
Examples of questions suitable for cohort exploration request:
Specimens obtained from CCPM Biobank participants were genotyped with the help of the Illumina MEGA chip. The raw MEGA chip data was obtained from over 1.7 million SNPs. Imputation adds an additional 50 million SNPs available on genotyped Biobank participants.
TIS provides a coverage check to determine if your SNP or region of interest has been genotyped on the MEGA chip or imputed in a subsequent analysis.
Examples of questions suitable for genotype coverage requests:
For CU and UCHealth investigators: Please click here to be directed to our investigator exploration survey.