Sourcing biospecimens for industry R&D

When: 24 November 2022 at 09:00 GMT

Where: webinar

This interactive online conference series is focused entirely on challenges and solutions in the ethical sourcing of biospecimens by industry researchers, and is the first of its kind.


24 November 2022 at 09h00 GMT (repeats 15 December 2022)

  • Adaeze Oreh will discuss biobanking governance and regulations in Africa.
  • Joseph Mfutso Bengo will discuss the question of whether it is ethical to prevent secondary use of stored human bio- samples derived from consenting research participants and from clinical diagnosis.
  • Imane El Idrissi Hamzi and Warren Fransman will explain the activities of FIND, the global alliance for diagnostics.
  • Zisis Kozlakidis will describe IARC biobanking activities in Africa.