Virtual Biobank Directory (VBD)

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Register a biobank

A biobank is any infrastructure that holds or can collect and distribute human samples and data (e.g. biobanks, bioresources, biorepositories, cohorts and clinical trials).

For more information on registering please click here.

Register a network

A network is a group of biobanks that have come together with some common objective or agreed standard.

If you are unsure about whether to register a biobank or network then please contact us.