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Table 1 Summary of themes explored in interviews

From: "It's for a good cause, isn't it?" - Exploring views of South African TB research participants on sample storage and re-use

Sample storage

- Duration

- Method of storage

- Different sample types

Sample ownership

- Donation

- Access

Re-use of samples

- General thoughts

- Types of research

- Goals of research

- Commercial research

Informed consent

- Preferred method

- Opinion about “one-time” consent

- Role of ethics committee

- Role of community leaders