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Webinar 22 Oct 2019

BBMRI.ELSI Webinar: Completing the Ethics Self-Assessment for H2020 Proposals – Introduction Part I

Working in close collaboration with the Ethics and Research Integrity Sector at DG Research & Innovation, we are launching an ELSI webinar series on the Ethic more

Europe Biobank Week 2019 – Press Release

To find the right treatment for a patient, precision medicine uses data from genetic and molecular research. Biobanks collect, process and store human samples suc more

October 1st, 2019

EBW19: Meet Our Keynote Speaker!

Olli Kallioniemi, M.D., Ph.D., is Director of Science for Life Laboratory, a national infrastructure for life sciences in Sweden and Professor in Molecular Precis more

September 10th, 2019


The Swedish Research Council-funded research infrastructure Biobank Sweden, a National Node of BBMRI-ERIC, supports healthcare providers and universities with med more

BBMRI Sweden, Swedish National Node
September 10th, 2019


The Swedish Research Council-funded research infrastructure Biobank Sweden supports healthcare providers and universities with medical faculties working towards n more

August 13th, 2019

Call for Participants in EBW19 Stakeholder Debate!

Should patients be involved in the governance of biobanks? This is the question that two teams of debaters will discuss at #EBW19 – Europe Biobank Week i more

August 9th, 2019

Updates to the Code of Conduct for Health Research

Our ELSI team has been busy working on the Code of Conduct for Health Research website. Stay up-to-date by reviewing the latest today. more

Code of Conduct for Health Research EU GDPR BBMRI-ERIC

IVDR and Pre-Analytical Standards: Background and Review Published by SPIDIA4P Partners

June 27, 2019 The September issue of the journal New Biotechnology contains a review written by partners of the SPIDIA4P Consortium, of which BBMRI-ERIC is pro more

Launch of ConcePTION, an EU Project Setting Standards for Research on Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women

June 6, 2019 ConcePTION: ‘Building a pan-European ecosystem for generating, monitoring, and providing robust information on medication safety in pregnancy and b more

Joint letter using as example of quality management

17 June 2019 In a joint letter to the editor of the journal Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM), which publishes articles on novel teaching and trai more

June 4th, 2019

Describing samples and sample donors: The first version of a new MIABIS extension is ready

A long and fruitful group effort has led to the first version of a new MIABIS extension for describing biobank samples and sample donors. The working group includ more

Handbook for Biomarkers and Precision Medicine Published

May 29, 2019 Edited by Claudio Carini, Mark Fidock and Alain van Gool, Handbook for Biomarkers and Precision Medicine was recently published by Taylor & Fran more

May 29th, 2019

Call for Abstracts Extended to May 30 for Europe Biobank Week 2019 in Lübeck

Join us in beautiful Lübeck, Germany, from 8-11 October for Europe Biobank Week 2019!    Europe Biobank Week 2019 will be held on 8-11 October a more

May 16th, 2019

IT & Data Protection Manager Petr Holub Speaks at the Czech Senate

On May 14, 2019, BBMRI-ERIC’s IT & Data Protection Manager Petr Holub spoke at the Senate of the Czech Republic in Prague during the fourth annual Natio more

May 15th, 2019

Biobanking Art Exhibit Opens in Vienna

LATENT BONES: An Exhibition in two parts by Art & Science first year Master Students in collaboration with BBMRI-ERIC   The exhibition “latent bones” more

Video: Discussing Standards with SPIDIA4P at the European Parliament

Can new international and European standards increase patients’ safety by reducing the negative impact of external factors on in vitro diagnostic test results, more

New Publications from CORBEL

New publications in the CORBEL context In the context of the CORBEL work package on Cross-Infrastructure Medical Research, three articles were recently published more

CORBEL EU project, life sciences
April 26th, 2019

Quality Standards for Polish Biobanks: New guidelines for biobanking institutions already available in Poland!

Wroclaw Medical University, as a member of the consortium, is responsible for the task “Verification of SOPs that exist in Polish biobanking instit more

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