The Oncology Research Information Exchange Network (ORIEN) is a unique research partnership among North America’s top cancer centers that recognize collaboration and access to data are the keys to cancer discovery. Through ORIEN, founders Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida, and The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute in Columbus leverage multiple data sources and match patients to targeted treatments.ORIEN Members are supported by M2Gen, a subsidiary of Moffitt Cancer Center. M2Gen is responsible for the tissue and data collection from patients enrolled on the Total Cancer Care protocol and the related Total Cancer Care database.
ORIEN partners utilize Total Cancer Care® which provides a standard system for tracking patient molecular, clinical and epidemiological data and follows the patient throughout his or her lifetime. Partners have access to one of the world’s largest clinically annotated cancer tissue repositories and data from more than 240,000 patients who have consented to the donation for research.
ORIEN’s mission: Accelerating cancer discovery and delivering hope through collaborative learning and partnerships. Learn more at www.oriencancer.org.