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3 Ways a Chain of Custody Solution can Enhance Biobanking Operations

Posted on Tue, Nov 12, 2013 @ 06:00 AM

According to the Rand Corporation, “The number of tissue samples in U.S. banks alone was estimated at more than 300 million at the turn of the century and is increasing by 20 million a year.”1 Given the sheer volume of tissue samples that continues to grow year over year, several countries, including the U.S. have formed regulatory boards that manage specific standards and regulations as relates to their own domestic biobanking industry.  While these standards and regulations vary from country to country, most are geared towards:

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