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  • Codex4SMEs Webinar: Biological Samples in Biobanks

    Get an overview of the role of Biobanks in managing biospecimens to improve biomarker development, presented by the Biobank of Graz.

    DATE: 09 th MARCH 2021

    TIME: 2 pm - 3 pm CET
    (UTC+01:00) Amsterdam, Berlin, Bern, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna

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    Biobanks play a key role in finding biomarkers that help to improve healthcare by adopting personalized medicine. During this webinar, you will learn about the types of samples that biobanks store and some analyzing methods, stages of sample processing, factors influencing the sample quality on the different stages, management of these samples by biobanks, and the benefits you get of using these samples from a Biobank.

    Expert Speaker

    PABLO ZARDOYA LAGUARDIA studied Biomedical Sciences in Spain, worked as a researcher in Pharmacology in the UK, and finished his PhD in Reproductive Biology at the Medical University of Graz (Austria). Additionally, he worked as an assistant policy officer at the European Commission in Health and Food Safety, and as product manager for precision devices back in Austria. Since November 2020, he is project manager at the Biobank Graz.