The Only U.S.-based Biorepositories Event for the Pharmaceutical and
INDIANAPOLIS, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- BioStorage Technologies, Inc., a provider of short-term and long-term biomaterials storage, sample management and cold chain logistics, announced today its platinum sponsorship of Institute for International Research's (IIR) inaugural Biorepositories 2008, the only U.S.-based event for the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Taking place September 8-10 in Philadelphia, the event will bring together industry executives, who are either building an in-house biorepository or overseeing their company's outsourced biorepository operations and sample management.
Industry thought leader, Dr. F. John Mills, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of BioStorage Technologies said, "The preservation and proper storage of valuable biological samples are essential drug development risk management tools. IIR's Biorepositories 2008 breaks ground for the industry by bringing together key experts to discuss ways to better protect samples, decrease risk and optimize drug development. We are pleased to work with the IIR as the event's platinum sponsor to help bring attention and focus on the importance of biorepositories."
About Biorepositories 2008
The Institute for International Research's inaugural Biorepositories 2008 Event, provides the first and only platform in the U.S. for networking and information-sharing. The event will feature high-level presentations from the industry's most respected experts and focus on: maximizing biorepository samples through proper collection and storage practices; facilitating the creation of standards to build a level of consistency across the industry; capitalizing on their biorepositories as a strategic asset for translational medicine; implementing ethical and informed consent practices to optimize sample usage; and partnering with outside organizations to gain more information about patient populations. The event will take place from September 8 to 10 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. For more information on the event or to register, visit http://www.iirusa.com/biorepositories or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About BioStorage Technologies, Inc.:
BioStorage Technologies, Inc. is a worldwide leader in sample storage, inventory management and cold-chain logistics for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries throughout the research, clinical trial and commercialization phases of drug development. The company offers secure, temperature-controlled storage; real-time tracking of stored biological samples; and next-day return of biomaterials. BioStorage Technologies is privately-held and headquartered in Indianapolis with an additional full-service site near Frankfurt, Germany. For more information about the company, please visit http://www.biostorage.com or call +1 (866) 697-2675 or +49-6155-898-1010.
About The Institute for International Research:
IIR is the world's leading knowledge and skills transfer company with a
global network of 47 companies and 112 operating units. Every year, IIR
works with 650,000+ business executives providing them with knowledge and
skills through training, conferences, seminars, e-Learning, blended
solutions, exhibitions, consulting and mentoring. For more information
about IIR, please visit http://www.iirusa.com
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