This page provides educational resources, events, news and products related to cryopreservation techniques and applications, including biobanking.
Cryopreservation – Highlights
Optimizing Your Cryopreservation
This infographic highlights steps you can take to protect your samples and improve your cryopreservation workflow.
Ice, Ice, Baby – An Intro to Cryopreservation
What is cryopreservation? What techniques are there and how do we do it? Dr. Jarrod McKenna, explains all in this week's episode of Teach Me in 10.
Cryopreservation: Applications and Advances
In this article, we explore the challenges with cryopreservation and the emerging advances that could improve these methods.
Mapping the Body’s Defense System: The Immune Cell Atlas
This article will provide an introduction to the Immune Cell Atlas, highlight some of the research contributing to the project and explore the wider implications of the work.
New Cryoprotective Agents Discovered
Scientists have discovered new cryoprotective agents that allow for the improved storage of human cells, and possibly the safe storage of organs.
How Your Height May Influence Your Risk of Disease
Researchers have conducted one of the largest investigations to date studying the associations between a person's height and their risk of disease. The results show, whether tall or short, that height is a plausible risk factor for many conditions.
Gene Variants Associated With Lower LDL-Cholesterol Increase Risk of Cataracts
According to research, people who have genetic variations associated with lowering LDL-cholesterol appear to have an increased risk of developing cataracts.
UK Biobank Pharma Proteomics Project Publishes Early Results From its Pioneering Proteomics Research
Olink Holding AB has announced that a publication describing the early findings of proteomics research conducted by the UK Biobank Pharma Proteomics Project was published online to the bioRxiv preprint server.
10x Genomics Launches Two New Products To Unlock Wider Range of Samples for Single Cell Analysis on Chromium
10x Genomics has announced the commercial availability of two new products designed to improve sample preparation workflow and broaden the adoption of the company's leading Chromium platform for single cell analysis: Fixed RNA Profiling and Nuclei Isolation Kits.
Deep Well Plates for High Integrity Biobanking Specimen Storage
Developed for automated applications - Porvair Sciences 96-well polypropylene microplates provide the perfect vessel for Biobanks and Biorepositories looking to store and maintain the integrity of their valuable specimens over prolonged periods of time.