Editors: Elena Salvaterra, Julie Corfield

Advances in Biobanking Practice Through Public and Private Collaborations

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ISBN: 978-1-68108-511-1 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-510-4 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2017
DOI: 10.2174/97816810851041170101


Advances in Biobanking Practice Through Public and Private Collaborations presents an analysis of methods and current models of partnership between public and private organizations designed to improve biobanking practices in European countries. Chapters describe the state-of-the-art of public-private collaborations in biobanking on a global scale, innovative approaches to public-private partnerships, the role of a quality management system in biobanking collaborations, quality standard criteria specifically shaped for tumor biobanks, theoretical and practical access conditions to biobanks, the general legal framework governing biobanks at national, European and international levels and a concrete public-private partnership model for managing sample requests.

The contributions in this book include examples of established biobanking institutions (such as Spanish National Cancer Research Centre, National Institute of Health, Italy, and 3C-R, France among others) which serve to give readers a concrete perspective on current biobanking practices and relevant legal and ethical issues that shape the field. This book is an ideal handbook for all medical researchers, healthcare professionals and biobanking stakeholders seeking information about international biobanking practices and business models.

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Foreword 1

- Pp. i
Zisis Kozlakidis
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Foreword 2

- Pp. ii
Peter Riegman
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- Pp. iii-iv (2)
Elena Salvaterra, Julie Corfield
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List of Contributors

- Pp. v
Elena Salvaterra, Julie Corfield
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Public-Private Partnerships in Biobanking: Current Practices

- Pp. 1-11 (11)
Manuel M. Morente, Francisco de Luna, Maria C. Marín, Nuria Ajenjo
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Models of Collaboration and Experiences between Bio-Industry and Academic Biobanks

- Pp. 12-44 (33)
Rita T. Lawlor, Aldo Scarpa
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Quality Management System for Research Biobanks: a Tool to Incentivize Public-Private Partnerships

- Pp. 45-67 (23)
Elena Bravo, Mariarosaria Napolitano
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Quality Criteria in Oncology: Lessons learned from the B4MED Biobank

- Pp. 68-80 (13)
Giancarlo Pruneri, Giuseppina Bonizzi
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Rights and Obligations of Different Stakeholders Involved in Access and Use of Samples and Data in Biomedical Research

- Pp. 81-96 (16)
Michiel Verlinden, Herman Nys, Isabelle Huys
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HUB Organization to Enhance Access to Biological Resources: a French Example

- Pp. 97-106 (10)
Jeanne-Hélène di Donato, Pascal Auré
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Subject Index

- Pp. 107-113 (7)
Elena Salvaterra, Julie Corfield
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