News and Events

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Past Events:

Open Access Biobanks at UCL - 18th April 2013

Institute of Child Health

The Open Access Biobanks@UCL event took place on 18 April and providing information about the biobank resources available at UCL. The day, which was hosted by the UCL Reproduction and Development Domain, marked the launch of the new UCL BioResource.

There are a range of biobanks at UCL providing services and access to a range of sample types, this event provided more information about biobanking, what is available and some of the work being done using human tissue.

The UCL BioResource is one of 7 centres which will form part of the NIHR National BioResource. The UCL BioRescource will have access to samples and data from 10,000 of the unique population of volunteers and patients, from UCL and partner hospitals, who have consented to be recalled for further studies according to genotype and phenotype. This will provide a powerful resource for studying disease mechanisms, and characterising the benefits and limitations of emerging therapies

UCL/Royal Free Hospital Biobank Launch Event - 2nd February 2011

The UCL/RFH Biobank at the Royal Free Hampstead launch day was held on Wednesday 2nd February 2011. The event took place in the Atrium, Ground Floor, Royal Free Hospital, Pond Street, London NW3 2QG. The day started at 9.30am and included a programme based around biobanking initiatives and strategy at UCLP as well as externally. The day culminated with the official opening of the Royal Free Biobank.

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