Overview

Samples are one essential part of the world’s continual advancement in the sciences and medicine. Biobanks across continental Europe face the challenges of maintaining samples and ensuring best practices in sample maintenance, processing, and use. Brooks staffs a full team of experts at our biorepository in Griesheim, Germany who can take care of samples for you, or work with you to make sure samples are properly maintained at your facility.

Our software solutions like BioInventory, FreezerPro, and BioBankPro empower clients to monitor samples in real-time and share information with other research professionals to make the most of samples for all.  We’ll customize our process and technology tools to meet your needs so you can continue researching, investigating and changing the world.

Lifecycle

Lifecycle of Sample Management Services

Managing Samples

Plan Development of sample protocols and business continuity plans.
Collect Supply and cold-chain management experts manage collections, relocation and storage of a broad spectrum of samples. 
Transport Three levels of sample relocation service support transport of small shipments via standard international air carriers to large-scale shipments via our cold chain ReloFleet® trucks. 
Process Integrated, state-of-the-art scientific approach and technology infrastructure delivers advanced sample bioprocessing and biobanking solutions. 
Protect Validated storage units, temperature monitoring, automated alerts, and backup equipment are provided with a business continuity plan for all samples. 
Retrieve Retrieval and shipment of samples within 24 hours of a request, managed by an internationally certified sample transport team.
Dispose Regulatory-compliant sample destruction processes to provide a more efficient way of managing the rationalization and disposal of stored samples. 

Consumables

Consumables and Instruments - FluidX

  • Sample storage tubes
    FluidX IntelliXcap™ Decapper
    FluidX IntelliXcap™ Decapper
  • Sample labeling, bar-code scanning & auditing instruments
  • Highest quality & performance
  • Maximize storage space – increase working volume
  • Simple set-up & easy to use
  • Comprehensive sample tracking
  • Unique AirFilm thermal seal for tubes
  • Unique 2D rack ID
  • Customizable
  • IntelliXcap – fastest capper/decapper system in the industry

Informatics

FreezerPro
FreezerPro

Informatics/Technology Solutions

Sample data integration with a variety of software tools including:

Offices

United Kingdom
Northbank, Irlam
Manchester M44 5AY
Tel: +44 (0) 161 777 2000
Fax: +44 (0) 161 777 2002
Germany
BioStorage Technologies GmbH
Im Leuschnerpark 1B
64347 Griesheim, Germany
Tel: +49 6155 898 1011