Biobanking as a Newsletter – Aug 2020

Here is your monthly curated pick of biobanking news, jobs, and events from across the globe. We hope you will find this enriching and useful. Please do let us know your feedback on how we can improve this newsletter.

Unfortunately, this pandemic has caused havoc across the globe. Pune, the city we live in, is one of the worst impacted cities in India with ~2000 cases per day. The only bright side for us is that OpenSpecimen has been gaining traction around the world. The below image shows the new customers we added in recent times.

The Biobanking Quiz #2 (BbQ)

Here is this month’s installment of the biobanking quiz. Play the online BbQ for some fun, learning, and a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift voucher. Click here to play.

Fresh of the Biobanking Press

Recent Papers

Need for sustainable biobanking networks for COVID-19 and other diseases of epidemic potential

Biobank Job Alerts

OpenSpecimen News

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