Storage and processing of samples

The reception process for samples is carried out according to the CBK internal procedures, complying with recommendations and legal regulations as regards transport of biological samples.

The products obtained from samples received are stored and kept on CBK premises, according to strict biological security norms applicable to both the processing of the samples and their filing and later shipment to research groups requesting them.

The samples are stored in keeping with standardized protocols and their traceability is guaranteed at all times by the software application of a bioinformatic platform specifically designed for this purpose (LIMS).

The information given on the form for donation of samples is stored on a computer and paper support at the LIMS of the CBK, complying with all the requisites laid down by legislation in force.