Clinical Research Office. A partnership between Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Sheffield

STH ObS Biobank

The ASPIRE Registry is supported by the Sheffield PH Biobank, which also includes all forms of pulmonary hypertension, with sampling at diagnosis and follow up visits. Urine, plasma and serum are saved at each visit and this provides a unique opportunity to link “omics” with clinical and imaging data across the spectrum of pulmonary vascular disease. Access to biobank samples can be requested via Lisa Watson ( and Dr Roger Thompson (