Human Sputum Samples

Your global source for diseased and healthy normal human sputum samples through a collection process that is fully customizable.

Finding the Right Sputum Sample Match for Your Research

Through the iSpecimen Marketplace®, you have access to the breadth, depth and diversity of large patient and donor populations from around the world, representing different ethnicities, healthcare systems, diets, and behavioral norms. Our global reach, extensive sample access, and custom capabilities help to deliver the right sputum samples and datasets for your research.

Whether you need clinical remnants, banked, or prospectively collected samples, our far-reaching network helps to make the sourcing of both straight-forward and complex requests feasible. iSpecimen can aid in fulfilling most sputum requests through custom sample collections.


The iSpecimen Advantage When Procuring Sputum Samples:

Our specimen expertise, paired with our ever-growing provider network, allows us to deliver the correct sputum samples with the necessary datasets to match.

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    Matched Testing Data

    iSpecimen helps to ensure that test method and result data, along with other data, is harmonized and available for designated sputum samples.

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    Increased Specificity of Samples

    We can source specific human sputum samples with diagnosis data. For example, we can procure sputum that has tested positive for RSV.

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    Access to Diverse Disease States

    Find sputum samples from patients with various non-infectious conditions as well as infectious diseases such as COVID-19, RSV, and Influenza.

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    International Provider Network

    We have providers in our network from all over the world, poised to supply human sputum samples for your research.

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    Healthy Normal Offerings

    In addition to our diseased offerings, researchers can access sputum samples from normal healthy donors.

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    Shipping & Handling Specifications

    Attention to detail spans the sample life cycle, including optimizing specifications such as delivery time, storage temperature, and container type.

Helping to Advance Your Research with Sputum Samples

iSpecimen’s team of experts can connect you with the right sputum samples from patients who have been diagnosed with various diseases, including but not limited to:

  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • COVID-19
  • Influenza
  • Strep

Sputum Sample & Collection Considerations

Access to a variety of patient settings

Our global provider network enables access to samples from patients across various settings. For example, we can target patients that have just been released from surgery, or pediatric patients, or healthy individuals, to name a few.

Disease state data

Alongside the basic datasets that typically come with clinical remnant samples, iSpecimen can access corresponding datasets that are tailored to specific requirements, such as disease severity ranking or classification of disease.

Matched specimen sets

Find matched specimen sets, including sputum samples paired with swabs or another biofluid from the same patient. Other matched sample sets can also be accessed; let us know what you need.

The World is Your Biobank

Expand Your Patient Sets By Tapping Into Our Global Network

Our network spans diverse communities across the globe so you can reach beyond restricted or limited patient groups.

Procuring Biospecimens For Precision Medicine

With iSpecimen you have more opportunities to get diverse samples that meet your exacting criteria and data requirements.


Access the Sputum Samples You Need Today

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