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Preservation Method refers to the method used to preserve the sample after it has been removed from a participant.

TCGA uses more than one method for preserving samples and currently used preservation methods are Frozen and FFPE

Preservation MethodDefinition
FrozenSample is frozen immediately
FFPEFormalin Fixed Paraffin Embedded
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