Daily Archives: 24 May 2022

Biobanking in South Africa

What is biobanking? The short answer? A biobank is a repository of appropriately preserved biological samples forthe purpose of future scientific research.However, in the scientific research realm, biobanking far exceeds this simplified explanation.Back in 2009, Time magazine listed the concept of Biobanking as one of the “10 IdeasChanging the World Right Now”. They cast the […]