Biospecimen Storage

ABS has a large biorepository, storing thousands of our own samples.  We can also provide storage of your samples under controlled secure conditions.  This includes:

  • Vapor phase liquid nitrogen and -80°C sample storage
  • backup liquid nitrogen supplies
  • 24/7 monitoring with dual alarms on all -80°C freezers
  • backup Power Generator
  • secure online access to view your sample inventories in real time

ABS follows ISBER and NCI guidelines and is IS09001:2008 certified.

In addition, we can provide sample aliquoting, homogenization, DNA and RNA extractions, and other services, along with sample QC (e.g., RIN analysis, RT-qPRC, antigenicity testing.  Please inquire to discuss your specific requirements.