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National Research Council (US) Panel on Collecting, Storing, Accessing, and Protecting Biological Specimens and Biodata in Social Surveys; Hauser RM, Weinstein M, Pool R, et al., editors. Conducting Biosocial Surveys: Collecting, Storing, Accessing, and Protecting Biospecimens and Biodata. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2010.

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Appendix DAcronyms

AAMC

Association of American Medical Colleges

ASCO

American Society of Clinical Oncology

BNSF

Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad

BSR

Behavioral and Social Research Program

CFR

Code of Federal Regulations

CLIA

Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments

COI

conflict of interest

DASL

Data and Story Library

EEOC

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

ELSA

English Longitudinal Study of Aging

FFPE

formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue

FOIA

Freedom of Information Act

GINA

Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act

GWASs

genome-wide association studies

HDL

high-density lipoprotein

HHS

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HIPAA

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

HRS

Health and Retirement Study

ICPSR

Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research

IOM

Institute of Medicine

IP

intellectual property

IRB

Institutional Review Board

ISBER

International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories

ISO

International Organization for Standardization

LBL

Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory

MiCDA

Michigan Center on the Demography of Aging Data

MTA

material transfer agreement

NCES

National Center for Education Statistics

NCHS

National Center for Health Statistics

NCI

National Cancer Institute

NHANES

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

NHGRI

National Human Genome Research Institute

NIA

National Institute on Aging

NICHD

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

NIH

National Institutes of Health

NORC

National Opinion Research Center

NRC

National Research Council

OBBR

Office of Biorepositories and Biospecimen Research

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

OHRP

Office of Human Research Protections (formerly OPRR)

OPRR

Office of Protection from Research Risks

QA

quality assurance

QC

quality control

SDL

statistical disclosure limitation

SNP

single nucleotide polymorphism

SOP

standard operating procedure

SWAN

Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation

UNESCO

United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization

UPS

uninterruptible power supply

VCU

Virginia Commonwealth University

WHO

World Health Organization

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