Stability Study Software Takes Centre Stage at Stability VI Symposia

Stability Study Software Takes Centre Stage at Stability VI Symposia

Matrix Stability, Autoscribe Informatics’ software solution for managing stability and shelf-life studies is to be demonstrated at the Stability VI Symposia hosted by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) in London. Matrix Stability provides a complete stability management system....
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Time-Saving Automation for Small Biobanks

Small biobanks and biorepositories need to select tubes from cold racks straight from the freezer but cannot afford the huge investment in robotics to fully automatically pick and place tubes from racks. The Mohawk, being small and compact, can...
GoodCell Launches Personal Biobanking to Store Members' Stem Cells for Personalized Cell Therapies

GoodCell Launches Personal Biobanking to Store Members’ Stem Cells for Future Personalized Therapies

GoodCell, a life sciences company, launched Personal Biobanking, a proactive, preventative healthcare service that allows members to store their own stem cells for potential future personalized therapy.  Thousands of cell and gene therapies are in development to treat diseases and...
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iSpecimen Appoints Evan Cox as Vice President of Product Management 

iSpecimen Inc. (Nasdaq: ISPC) ("iSpecimen" or the "Company"), an online global marketplace that connects scientists in need of biospecimens for medical research with a network of healthcare specimen provders, recently announced that the Company has appointed Evan Cox as Vice...
Stem Cell Banking: Current Trends, Benefits, Emerging Issues and Challenges

Stem Cell Banking: Current Trends, Benefits, Emerging Issues and Challenges

Recent scientific advancements have made stem cell therapy an emerging and promising area of research. The establishment of stem cell banks around the globe has been growing rapidly, aimed at preserving the characteristics of the cells, preventing contamination, and...
Reliable Ultra-Low Freezers for the Storage of Cancer Biomarkers

Reliable Ultra-Low Freezers for the Storage of Cancer Biomarkers

The use of tumour markers to diagnose, assess prognosis, and select a suitable cancer treatment has become possible due to the development of inexpensive and user-friendly molecular analysis tools such as the polymerase chain reaction (PCR). Maintaining the integrity...
German Biobank Alliance Accepts Six New Biobanks

German Biobank Alliance Accepts Six New Biobanks to It’s Network

In five years, the German Biobank Alliance (GBA) has made more than 1.5 million human biospecimens such as blood or tissue available for research projects, resulting in approximately 2,600 scientific publications. Now the biobank alliance welcomes another six biobanks...
Phenomix Sciences Announces First Obesity Biobank Registry to Study Underlying Phenotypes

Phenomix Sciences Announces First Obesity Biobank Registry to Study Underlying Phenotypes

On a mission to conquer obesity, Phenomix Sciences has launched its first obesity biobanking registry and outcomes study. The registry will study variability in obesity by looking at genetic and environmental factors in patients, and analyze interventions that will...
Mapping Out the Human Genome by Using Genotyping

VA’s MVP Mega-Biobank Collaborates with NIH to Advance Genetic Discoveries for Veterans

Since 2011, more than 875,000 Veterans have donated their DNA to the VA Million Veteran Program (MVP). In the program, VA researchers are sequencing Veterans' genomes—a complete set of genetic material—to better understand how genes, lifestyles, and military exposures...
Qatar Biobank receives ISBER 2022 Outstanding Achievement in Biobanking Award

Qatar Biobank receives ISBER 2022 Outstanding Achievement in Biobanking Award

Dr. Nahla Afifi, Director of Qatar Biobank, a member of the Qatar Foundation, has been awarded the ISBER 2022 Award for Outstanding Achievement in Biobanking. She received the award during ISBER annual meeting “ISBER2022” as a recognition for her...