Navigation Links
BioStorage Technologies to Lead Discussion on the Value of a Comprehensive Sample Management Strategy

INDIANAPOLIS, May 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- BioStorage Technologies, a global provider of comprehensive sample management solutions for the bioscience industry, including storage, cold chain logistics and virtual sample intelligence, will host its European Global Sample Management Benchmarking Symposium on 22 May 2012 in Brussels, Belgium from 16:00 – 18:00 (GMT +1).

Moderated by Dr. Graham Hughes, Consultant in Pharmaceutical Development and Editor of International Clinical Trials, the symposium will focus on the future of clinical research in Europe, specifically the role comprehensive sample management plays in supporting novel research. Led by a panel of four industry experts, the symposium will also highlight the importance of establishing a comprehensive sample management strategy to support the development of pharmacogenomics research, novel biomarkers, new drug therapies and companion diagnostics. Additionally, the speakers will discuss emerging models and processes for the optimization of sample assets to leverage research samples and support future drug development.

"Clinical trials are becoming more complex year on year. Likewise the use of increasingly sophisticated biomarkers mandates that research samples taken in the course of clinical trials will require innovative methods and technologies for optimizing their use, so as to develop the clinical trials market further in Europe," said Hughes.

The panel consists of the following:

  • Alexander Roussanov, Associate, Hogan Lovells International LLP, Brussels – "The Future of Clinical Trials in Europe: Upcoming Revisions to the EU Clinical Trials Directive"
  • Hyung Park, Director Translational Development Operations, Celgene – "Comprehensive Sample Management in Translational Research: How to Develop Strategies and Metric Tracking to Advance Personalized Medicine"
  • Agnes Rivaille, Scientific Affairs Director – Europe, PRA International – "Prospective and Retrospective Sample Management: How to Manage Sites and Leverage Sample Assets to Support Clinical Research"
  • Steve Sweeney, Head of Clinical Technologies, Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc."Virtual Sample Management: How to Leverage Technology to Improve Sample Asset Utilization and Research Results"

The symposium is being held in partnership with the 9th Annual Partnering with Central Labs, ECG and Imaging Labs conference on 23 – 24 May 2012. For more information on the Global Sample Management Benchmarking Symposium, visit  

About BioStorage Technologies, Inc.:
BioStorage Technologies, Inc. is the premier, global provider of comprehensive sample management solutions for the bioscience industry.  Offering flexible onsite, offsite and hybrid sample outsourcing models for the management of research assets, BioStorage Technologies manages the complete life-cycle of samples. With an expert team of global sample consultants, industry-leading temperature-controlled storage facilities, and state-of-the-art virtual sample management solutions, the company supports its customers in maximizing opportunities, minimizing risk and reducing costs. BioStorage Technologies, Inc. is privately held and headquartered in Indianapolis with an additional full-service site near Frankfurt, Germany. For more information, visit or call +1 (866) 697-2675 or +49-6155-898-1011.

Press Contact:
Michael Clark
Miller Brooks, Inc.

SOURCE BioStorage Technologies, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. BioStorage Technologies to Host Live Webinar on Optimizing the Value of Sample Assets
2. BioStorage Technologies Integrates Sample Preparation Services into European Operations
3. BioStorage Technologies, Inc. Brings Together Industry Leaders to Discuss Future Trends and Challenges of Global Biobanking Community
4. BioStorage Technologies Partners with AMDeC, LLC to Provide Tissue Storage and Cold Chain Logistics Services to Academic Medical Research Institutions
5. BioStorage Technologies is Set for Expansion and Growth With the Appointment of Gregory Swanberg as Chief Executive Officer
6. Industry Leader BioStorage Technologies Broadens Sample Management Operations to Include Laboratory Sample Preparation Services
7. BioStorage Technologies Appoints New Global Director of Supply Chain
8. BioStorage Technologies to Sponsor and Present Educational Workshops at Annual Biorepositories Conference
9. BioStorage Technologies, Inc., Accelerates European Expansion with Opening of New German Facility
10. ICU Medical, Inc. Plans to "Vigorously Seek to Collect Damages" in wake of Patent Infringement Victory Over RyMed Technologies
11. Global Ablation Technologies Market worth $12.4 Billion by 2016: MarketsandMarkets
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/24/2015)... Nov. 24, 2015  Thanks to a donor with ... Mary,s Medical Center,s Sister Diane Grassilli Center for Women,s ... in San Francisco . ... stepped forward with a gift of $617,320 that allowed ... Mammography with Tomosynthesis and Whole Breast Ultrasound. Tomosynthesis, three-dimensional ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... 24, 2015  Array BioPharma Inc. (Nasdaq: ... Officer, Ron Squarer , will present at ... York.  The public is welcome to participate in ... BioPharma website.Event:Piper Jaffray Annual Healthcare ConferencePresenter:  , Ron ... 2015Time:1:30 p.m. Eastern Time Webcast: , ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... and VANCOUVER, Nov. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - ESSA ... EPIX ) announced today that the first patient ... of EPI-506 as a treatment for metastatic castration-resistant prostate ... and Canada.  --> the ... In the Phase 1/2 clinical trial, ESSA intends ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... "When I underwent ... bras were incredibly uncomfortable," said an inventor from Bronx, N.Y. "In order to ... the patent-pending RECOVERY BRA for added comfort and support. The bra is easier ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... Bcureful—a non-profit organization devoted to ... raising public awareness of the disorder while helping to bring expert medical care ... to bolster progress at the Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Center at Ann & Robert ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... Florida (PRWEB) , ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... planning and monitoring. Their Care Plan software creates an agreement between the ... patient care plan, including financial, scheduling, monitoring, notification, and projections. Click ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... ... November 24, 2015 , ... Young patients with a ... Dr. Angela Wolfman and Dr. Kedar S. Lele, who are pediatric dentists in ... and fillings, the WaterLase iPlus 2.0™ system causes minimal discomfort and bleeding to the ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... solutions for drugs, biologics, consumer health and global clinical supply services, today announced ... upcoming Clinical Trial Supply East Asia Conference, to be held at the InterContinental ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):