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 g
|SOURCE BioStorage Technologies, Inc.|
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