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B Medical Systems Announces the Opening of a New Distribution Centre in Partnership with...

B Medical Systems, a Luxembourg based global leader of vaccine cold chain solutions and an established manufacturer and distributor of blood management and medical refrigeration solutions, has announced the collaboration with Kuehne+Nagel, a global leader in logistics for the...

Evotec to Partner with GCKD Study to Facilitate Molecular Analysis of Patient Samples

Evotec SE and the University Hospital Erlangen just announced a partnership regarding molecular analyses of biospecimens from the German Chronic Kidney Disease ("GCKD") cohort study. Under the agreement, the research team will make use of Evotec's proprietary EVOpanOmics and EVOpanHunter platforms to...

The Anatomy of a Refrigeration Failure: What Happens at 2:00 a.m. When Mission Critical...

Article contributed by Chris Wilkes, chief commercial officer at KLATU Networks, Inc. Ultralow temperature (ULT) freezers often contain high-value biopharmaceuticals and/or irreplaceable research. When you leave at the end of the day or for the weekend, you need confidence that...

Syntegra Partners with Nashville Biosciences on Biobank Data Analysis for Drug R&D

Syntegra and Nashville Biosciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), just announced a collaboration to accelerate data driven innovation and research for drug discovery and development. Nashville Biosciences was created to facilitate commercial R&D uses of...
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The Need for Patient-Pushed, Real-World Data on Neurodegenerative Diseases

Neurodegenerative diseases, is a collective term for a group of disorders characterized by the progressive neurodegeneration of brain cells, leading to dysfunction(s) and abnormal structure(s) in the central and/or peripheral nervous systems. One of the main causes of neurodegeneration...

Webinar: COMPLi® HBS Legislation Series : Ukraine

Date/Time: May 12, 7:30-8:30am PDT Register Here Local legislation surrounding the sourcing of human biosamples for research purposes varies greatly around the world. In this webinar we will explore and better understand how Ukraine governs the recruitment, collection, storage and distribution...

MRC The Gambia Chooses Matrix Gemini LIMS to Drive Automation and Efficiency

The Medical Research Council Unit The Gambia (MRCG), a major center for medical research excellence in West Africa, has chosen Matrix Gemini LIMS to manage data in its laboratories. The LIMS links with the in-house Electronic Medical Records System...

Biobanks – A Platform for Modern Biomedical Research

Without biomedical research, medicine, as we know it, would be nothing more than a machine gun affair. In simpler words, biomedical research is the substratum that supports evidence-based medicine. Biomedical researchers study biological and pathological processes in order to...

Knowledge, Perceptions and Attitude of Egyptian Physicians Towards Biobanking Issues

The complete mapping of the human genome has greatly expanded the ability to better understand the genetic basis of human disease, thus ushering in new era of personalized medicine1. Thus there is a need for the establishment of biobanks...

What can Biobanks Learn From the Current Pandemic?

More than a year ago, something happened that most of us could hardly imagine. A virus took the whole world more or less firmly in its grip. Pandemic, previously a word that very few of us knew, has now...