Durrer Center provides a number of services for research projects on biobanking. These services include:

  • Storage:
    • Cryo storage of biological materials at +4°C, -80°C, and -196°C
    • Sample tracking using a biobank management information system (BIMS)
    • Virtual registry of existing collections
    Catalogue with overview of collected materials plus basic descriptive information

  • Logistic support:
    • Advice about starting biobank collections, including pre-analytic procedures
    • Infrastructure and equipment for collecting and distributing samples (+4°C, -80°C, and -196°C)
    • Support of multicenter initiatives between (non)academical hospitals