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Table 1 Biological samples collected by participant group

From: Study protocol for the Australian autism biobank: an international resource to advance autism discovery research

  ASD-Probands/ASD-Query Parents Siblings/Controls
Blooda
 EDTA 6 ml 10 ml 6 ml
 SST 5 ml 5 ml 5 ml
 PAXgeneb 2.5 ml 2.5 ml 2.5 ml
Stoolc 2 × 1 teaspoon 2 × 1 teaspoon
Urinec ~  20 ml ~  20 ml
Hairc ~ 10 strands ~ 10 strands
  1. aSaliva collection was attempted where a blood sample collection was unsuccessful; bPAXgene samples (for RNA) collected on a sub-set of participants; cStool, urine, and hair collected on a sub-set of children