The BWH / Harvard Cohorts Biorepository is dedicated to providing a quality controlled, efficient, and regulatory compliant operation for the collection, handling, and distribution of biospecimens in support of cutting-edge research in chronic disease epidemiology.
Meeting our mission
- Continuously developing and implementing new approaches to meet the state-of-the-science in biobanking best practices
- Monitoring and controlling biospecimen quality by regular experimental assessment to ensure fit for purpose use of irreplaceable cohort biospecimens and detailed tracking of biospecimen quality over time
- Regularly modernizing to strive for increases in efficiency of operations and costs
- Committed to ensuring appropriate privacy protections and adherence with institutional guidelines
We welcome questions about our collections and protocols, as well as inquiries about potential collaborations. For more information, please contact us.