UK Biobank data used to study chronic diseases.

Biobanking Science: Disease Patterns in UK Biobank Data

The UK Biobank is one of the biggest biobanking projects in the world with samples and data from over 500,000 participants aged 40 to...

$1.1M Awarded To Type 2 Diabetes And Heart Disease Research Using Biobank Data

The University of Arizona (UA) Health Sciences includes the UA Colleges of Medicine (Phoenix and Tucson), Nursing, Pharmacy and Mel and Enid Zuckerman College...

American Type Culture Collection – Biorepository Services

ATCC (American Type Culture Collection) is a global biological materials resource and standards organization whose mission focusses on the acquisition, authentication, production, preservation, development,...
Circulating microRNAs can be effective biomarkers.

Biobanking Science: MicroRNAs As Biomarkers

Scientists around the world are searching for reliable biomarkers to diagnose diseases and track disease progression and patients’ responses to treatment. There has been...

Hitachi Chemical Advanced Therapeutics Solutions Increases Stake In Counter-Flow Centrifugation

Caladrius Biosciences, Inc. is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company with multiple technology platforms including cell therapies targeting select cardiovascular indications and autoimmune diseases. Invetech Pty...

Bulgaria Joins With BBMRI-ERIC To Make New Treatments Possible

Biobanking and BioMolecular resources Research Infrastructure – European Research Infrastructure Consortium (BBMRI-ERIC) is an organisation established under EU legislation operating under a “non-economic basis”....

Importance of LIMS for Biobanks

Any entity that stores biological samples can be called a Biobank. However, the term ‘Biobank’ is most commonly used for entities that store biological...

Triple ISBER Honors For Brooks Life Sciences

Brooks Life Sciences is a division of Brooks Automation that has a most comprehensive portfolio of sample management solutions for the life sciences industry,...

Biobanking Science: Using FTA Cards to Preserve Nucleic Acids

Biobanking organizations may use a range of different methods to preserve biological samples including cryopreservation, fixation and paraffin-embedding and FTA cards. Biobanking Samples by Cryopreservation Cryopreservation...

The National Biosample Centre (NBC) UK

The National Biosample Centre (NBC) is operated by the UK Biocentre as a not-for-profit organisation and was established by the National Institute for Health...

Thinking Big At The ISBER 2018 Biobanking Meeting

The International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories (ISBER) mission is to create opportunities for networking, education, and innovations for the global biobanking community....

10 Largest Biobanks in the World

Disclaimer: This article is not intended to be definitive. It was sourced from freely, openly available information on the internet. Due to the vastness...
Biobanking is an essential part of developing new cell therapies.

Biobanking Science: Perinatal Cell Therapies

Biobanking is an Integral Part of Cell Therapy Cell therapy is a rapidly growing medical field with the potential to treat a wide range of...