Interview with Jill Mullan, Chief Operating Officer at iSpecimen

Every medical breakthrough starts with the study of afflicted patients, often through their blood, tumor tissue, or other biological material. Thus, it’s critical for the advancement of life science research that scientists can easily procure the human biospecimens they...

ISBER Releases Position Statement for Management and Use of Ultra Low Temperature Freezers

The International Society for the Biological and Environmental Repositories (ISBER), which represents professional experts in biobanking, ultra-low temperature (ULT) storage and cold chain management, has released its position statement listing key practices health agencies should consider to support the...

Autoscribe Uses Webinar Format to Explain LIMS Validation

Autoscribe Informatics took the opportunity in a recent webinar to discuss the much-misunderstood subject of LIMS validation. Within regulated environments LIMS validation is a vital process, and yet is a subject that is open to many different interpretations. Regulatory...

Prediction for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Could be Improved with Multi-Population Risk Scores

Using genetic data from nearly 30,000 people, Mount Sinai researchers have built risk scores from a combination of datasets representing distinct ancestral populations that improve prediction of risk for inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis....

How Biobanks Can Support Personalized Medicine

Biobanks should be an integral part of a comprehensive research platform, not exclusively viewed as a service provider or freezer farm managed with excel sheets. For biobanks to be be viewed as a contributing partner and one that can...

BioTe Veterinary Laboratories Blends Clinical Diagnostics with State-of-the-Art Technology Using Matrix Gemini LIMS

BioTe Veterinary Laboratories is using Matrix Gemini Veterinary LIMS to manage their laboratory workflow and analytical data to drive efficient operations in their new purpose-built laboratory facility. The case study can be downloaded from: https://www.autoscribeinformatics.com/case-studies/biote-veterinary-laboratory-adopts-matrix-gemini-lims-to-drive-best-clinical-practice-for-their-clients Based in the UK, BioTe Veterinary Laboratories...

Webinar: Maximizing Biorepositories for Research & Drug Discovery

Genuity Science is bringing together a distinguished panel of experts from academia, research and industry to discuss opportunities and challenges facing biorepositories and biobanks around the world seeking to maximize their resources for research and drug discovery. Whether the...

Using Biobank Data to Estimate Genetic Variants Associated with Mortality in COVID-19 Patients

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a highly infectious disease caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)1. The severity of COVID-19 and course of the infection is highly heterogenous. The majority of COVID-19 cases only have mild or...

Webinar: Implementation of OpenSpecimen at University of Maryland School of Medicine Biorepository

Date/Time: Dec 9 at 11 AM EST UMM Biorepository provides the resources for large-scale studies to empower clinical researchers to make discoveries in genomics and 'omics' science and translate these discoveries into more effective diagnostics and therapeutics. OpenSpecimen at UMM: Using...

Avantor® Opens New Biobank Facility in Germany to Support Scientific Research and Clinical Trials

Avantor, Inc. (NYSE: AVTR), a leading global provider of mission-critical products and services to customers in the life sciences, advanced technologies and applied materials industries, just opened its new biorepository and sample archiving facility in Europe. Strategically located near the...

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