Direct-to-consumer genomics in personalized medicine aims to provide customers with precise healthcare information based on individual data. But absolute confidence in individual sample integrity, identity, and quality is crucial.
Scientists from Duke University Medical Center in the US and the Fraunhofer Institute for Biomedical Engineering in Germany used Brooks’ XSD-48Pro as part of an automated GCLP-compliant system for HIV research.
Disaster recovery plans with multiple backup systems are essential for all professional biostorage and research facilities. And freezer type can make the difference between complete sample loss and maintaining biomaterial integrity.
Modern biomedical research relies on a variety of quality biospecimens annotated with precise and detailed metadata. Consequently, biorepositories must secure excellence in all operations and convey this information to their customers.