Caris Life Sciences® accepts both fresh and archived (FFPE blocks) for Caris Molecular Intelligence® tumor profiling. To order and submit a tumor sample for profiling, download the requisition and follow the steps below. For first time orders, or if you would like more information, please contact Client Services to set up your profile and begin ordering.

Submitting Specimen

  1. Complete the tumor profiling requisition and gather patient insurance information, pathology report and clinical history/most recent notes.
  2. If shipping a sample, pack the specimen in either the Formalin Shipper Kit or Block/Slides Shipper Kit according to the instructions included in the kit (request supplies here).
  3. Fax or insert into the shipper kit the completed requisition and additional paperwork (step 1).
  4. Call Client Services at 1.888.979.8669 to arrange pick-up – Client Services will monitor and track the specimen during shipping.

Ordering Instructions for Medical Oncologists (Download PDF)
Ordering Instructions for Hospital Staff (Download PDF)

Tumor Profiling Forms

Select the appropriate country below. If your country is not listed, please contact Europe Client Services

United States

Tumor Profiling Requisition & Specimen Requirements (PDF | eForm)

Specimen Notification Form (PDF | eForm)

Australia & New Zealand

Tumor Profiling Requisition & Specimen Requirements (PDF | eForm)


Tumor Profiling Requisition & Specimen Requirements (PDF | eForm)