Request Process

The BBR Operates under the following methods for sample distribution:

  1. IRB Approval – IRB Approval letter required from the IRB

  2. IRB Exemption – IRB Exemption letter required from the IRB

  3. The Office of Responsible Research Practices (ORRP) Non-human subjects determination – The BBR is not currently distributing under this function – ORRP non-human subjects determination letter required. This will allow investigators to receive de-identified data from the Information Warehouse (IW) Honest Broker. Honest Broker data requests are a one-time data request. 

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) 460 W. 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 Phone: 1-800-293-5066 | Email: