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Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Join Us For Our Upcoming Webinar: Biobanking in the COVID-19 Era »
ISBER is presenting the next COVID-19-related webinar, " Biobanking in the COVID-19 Era: How Early Experiences Can Transla...
Friday, May 22, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
ISBER Announces 2020 Board Members »
The International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories (ISBER) is pleased to welcome to the organization’...
Thursday, May 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISBER Members Invited to Attend the Annual Business Meeting »
We invite all members to join the ISBER Board of Directors at our Annual Business Meeting scheduled for May 21, 2020 at 5:...
Thursday, February 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Essentials of Biobanking Course: Access ISBER Best Practices Education Online »
It’s never been easier to keep your biobank practices current. Join over 1000 learners in over 30 countries who have taken...
Monday, June 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Deadline to Submit your Workshop Proposals is July 1, 2019 »
The ISBER Education and Training Committee is pleased to announce that it will receive topic-driven workshop proposals for...

Conference Feature
Wednesday, January 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISBER 2019 Regional Meeting, Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot, November 3-5, 2019, Minne »
SUMMARY REPORT January 7, 2020 Set against a themed tribute to the famous Minneapolitan Bob Dylan, the International...
Monday, November 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Workshop Summary: Bases of Biobanking »
contributed by Sergey V. Anisimov, MD, PhD, DSc (Director of Operations, National BioService LLC ) Russian National...
Tuesday, June 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Upcoming congress announcement: 5th EPMA World Congress »
contributed by Judita Kinkorová (EMEA ISBER Regional Ambassador) 5th EPMA World Congress September 19th – 22nd...
Thursday, April 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report on the XXXX Immunoanalytic Days, Czech Republic »
contributed by Judita Kinkorová (Associate professor, University Hospital Pilsen, Czech Republic. ISBER EMEA Regional Amba...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report on XXVI Russian National Congress “Man and Medicine” in Moscow, Russia »
contributed by Sergey V. Anisimov, MD, PhD, DSc (Director of Operations, BioService LLC, Russia) The XXVI Russian Nati...

Thursday, June 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
BCNetter: Biobank and Cohort building NETwork (BCNet) June 2019 Newsletter »
Download the BCNetter Issue No. 9 June 2019 below: Download

Featured Article
Wednesday, June 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Automated Cryopreservation System Hatch-Lite wins Outstanding New Product Award in ISBER 2019 »
contributed by Ding Fubin (CEO, Genepoint) The 2019 ISBER Annual Meeting ended successfully on May 10, 2019 at the Sha...
Wednesday, July 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Feature: ISBER Best Practices 1000th Download! »
Interview conducted by Catherine Seiler, PhD The ISBER Best Practices , 4th Edition was released in January 2018.&nbs...

Biorepository Profile
Monday, May 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Biobank at Sechenov University in Moscow »
contributed by Vladimir Belyaev (Head of Biobank of Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University) On April 10 h , 20...
Tuesday, January 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Developing Biobanking in Russia: the first essential steps are taken »
contributed by Sergey Anisimov (NBS and ISBER Regional Ambassador in Russia), Daniel Simeon-Dubach (Medservice, Biobanking...
Monday, December 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Celebrating the first anniversary of the NSW Health Statewide Biobank »
Renee Mantle (Strategic Communications Manager, NSW Health Statewide Biobank) On Tuesday 13 November, the NSW Health S...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
With a Mind for the Past, a Step Forward »
William Schleif, Biorepository Manager, The Johns Hopkins All Children’s Pediatric Biorepository The Johns Hopki...
Friday, January 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
IBBL Moves to Dudelange »
Reprinted (in part) with edits and permission from the IBBL. See the original article here . At the end of November,...

Press Release
Wednesday, June 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Veterinary biobank is first accredited under new global standard »
This press release was originally written by By Melanie Greaver Cordova and has been republished from materials provided...
Thursday, December 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISBER Past President named top UK Healthcare Innovator for 2018 »
Article originally posted on the UCL website A major five-year project has won the prestigious Healthcare Technologi...
Monday, May 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Agreement Between Key Biobanking Organizations: International Society for Biological and Environ »
The International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories (ISBER) is pleased to announce the signature of an...

Biobanking Breakthroughs
Wednesday, February 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Little Girl Who Could: A Rare Disease Biobanking Breakthrough Story »
Izzy Mendenhall Izzabella “Izzy” Mendenhall , was born on 8/7/2010 with a rare genetic disorder – Oral Facial Digit...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Boy With the Will to Live: Biobanking Contributing to Breakthroughs in Rare Diseases »
Joshua Frase was born on February 2, 1995. When Joshua was three months old, a muscle biopsy revealed that he had the ultr...