Abstract Submissions

2nd Biospecimen Research Symposium
Abstract Submission Information


Thank you to all of those that submitted abstracts to ISBER's 2nd Biospecimen Research Symposium. Abstracts are currently under review by the Program Committee.

Notifications should be distributed towards the end of the week of December 17, 2018.

Should you have any questions, please contact us at info@isber.org.




Abstract Submission Deadline: November 19, 2018 at 4:59pm Central European Time

The ISBER Biospecimen Research Symposium will accept abstracts in the category of biospecimen research and science only. Abstracts should contain significant or novel scientific information.

ISBER reserves the right to exclude abstracts that promote commercial interests inappropriately or are viewed as unethical in content. By submitting an abstract the author agrees that the research presented by this abstract has not and will not be presented at another national or international meeting prior to the Biospecimen Research Symposium. Please note that authors may submit their abstracts to both the ISBER Biospecimen Research Symposium in Berlin and the ISBER 2019 Annual Meeting in Shanghai.

All abstracts will be evaluated by a review panel utilizing a single blind system and accepted based on scientific merit and contribution to their area of science. Accepted abstracts will be selected for presentation at the ISBER Biospecimen Research Symposium as a poster or oral presentation.

 Acceptable Abstract Submission Categories

Biospecimen Research and Science

  • Cell Preservation and cryobiology
  • Validation of processing methods / method comparison
  • Quality control methods
  • Stability studies
  • Other

View ISBER Abstract Submission and Formatting Guidelines 

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