EMERGE Biobank

The Emergency Medicine Annotated Bioresource Consortium (EM-ABC): A pilot and feasability programme



To develop the infrastructure and pilot a prospective, consecutive, emergency, bioresource that will subsequently be developed for all emergency presentations

Trial Design

A pilot and feasibility programme to establish a bioresource to provide consecutive emergency samples, thus enabling investigation of the development of the acute disease/influence of disease modifiers e.g. treatment and resuscitation.

Chief Investigator

Dr Matt Reed

Local PI

Dr Matt Reed

Research Team

Paul Leonard, Sandra McGillivray, TRAK development team

Dawn Lyster, John Connolly, RIE laboratories


Status: On Hold

Start Date

June 2013

Coordinated by


End date

December 2015