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New Virtual Biobank Platform Launches to Enhance Outbreak Response and Improved Human Samples Access

APPRISE Virtual Biobank Revolutionizes Infectious Disease Research in Australia with a National Collaborative Platform

In a significant stride for pandemic research, Australia has unveiled a 'virtual' bank of human samples, a novel initiative designed to escalate the response to outbreaks through improved access to critical specimens. This cutting-edge virtual biobank, developed during the COVID-19...
The Neuro's Open Biobank Advances Global Neurological Research with Genetic Data

The Neuro’s Open Biobank Advances Global Neurological Research with Genetic Data

In a significant step towards advancing neurological research, the Neuro's Open Biobank has made a groundbreaking move by sharing its extensive genetic data with the global science community. Since 2020, the biobank has provided access to a comprehensive collection of...
UK Biobank Revolutionizes Global Medical Research with World's Largest Genome Sequencing Dataset

UK Biobank Revolutionizes Global Medical Research with World’s Largest Genome Sequencing Dataset

In a groundbreaking development, UK Biobank has released a vast dataset from whole genome sequencing of half a million participants, a move poised to revolutionize medical research and treatment development. This unparalleled dataset available to approved researchers globally, excludes...
VCU Liver Institute's New Biorepository to Advance Global Research with Major Sample Donation

VCU Liver Institute’s New Biorepository to Advance Global Research with Major Sample Donation

The Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Stravitz-Sanyal Institute for Liver Disease and Metabolic Health recently made a significant leap towards becoming a global research hub. This advancement was fueled by a generous donation from Michigan-based Cirius Therapeutics, which provided nearly...
NIH Funding Expands UIC Brain Bank into City-Wide Collaboration for Neurological Research

UIC’s Brain Bank Receives $5 Million NIH Grant for Citywide Research on Epilepsy and...

The University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) is leading a pioneering project to establish a virtual brain bank, collaborating with four other prominent Chicago academic medical centers. Funded by a $5 million USD grant from the National Institutes of Health,...
RENACER: World's First Biobank of Brain Metastasis Living Samples

RENACER: World’s First Biobank of Brain Metastasis Living Samples

Researchers at the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO) have developed RENACER, the world's first biorepository of brain metastases live samples. Comprising samples from 18 Spanish hospitals, RENACER allows the study of cancer cells responses to drugs in live...
UK Biobank Raised £32 Million for Future Advancements via Philanthropic Partnership

UK Biobank Raised £32 Million for Future Advancements via Philanthropic Partnership

Eric Schmidt, former CEO and Chairman of Google, and Ken Griffin, founder of Griffin Catalyst and founder and CEO of Citadel, have initiated a new funding phase for the UK Biobank, pledging over £16 million, matched by the government. This investment,...
Xybion Completes Acquisition of Autoscribe Informatics, to Expand its Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) Business

Xybion Completes Acquisition of Autoscribe Informatics, to Expand its Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)...

Xybion Corporation, herein referred to as “Xybion” or the “Company,” is pleased to announce the acquisition of Autoscribe Informatics (“Autoscribe”). This acquisition represents a significant strategic expansion in the Company’s Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) business globally. Autoscribe, a globally...
Victorian Cancer Biobank Recognized in the Melbourne Awards for Extensive Contributions to Cancer Research

Victorian Cancer Biobank Recognized in the Melbourne Awards for Extensive Contributions to Cancer Research

The Victorian Cancer Biobank (VCB) has made a significant impact in the field of cancer research and has recently been nominated as a finalist in the Melbourne Awards for Knowledge and Innovation. This recognition celebrates VCB's extensive contributions to...
Marianne K. Henderson, MS PMP, Senior Advisor at the U.S. National Cancer Institute, NIH

Marianne K. Henderson, MS PMP, Senior Advisor at the U.S. National Cancer Institute, NIH,...

Wilmington, Delaware – CloudLIMS, a SOC 2 compliant and ISO 9001:2015 certified LIMS software provider, is pleased to announce that Marianne K. Henderson, MS PMP, Senior Advisor for Division Resources and Biobanking in the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and...

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