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Field Collection Kit Requests

The AMCC may provide field collection kits, consisting of barcoded vials, boxes, and electronic data template, to researchers who wish to deposit the collected specimens at the AMCC. Field kits are issued at the discretion of the AMCC Oversight Committee.

Upon return from the field, filled tissue vials should be transferred to the AMCC as soon as possible, along with specimen data in electronic form. Please return unused vials.

Researchers may request a kit from the Collections Manager, Julie Feinstein, by email to

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