Biorepository Management

Ensure Your Biospecimen Investment is Safe and Secure

GBC provides services for the improvement of existing biorepositories and for the design, implementation, and management of new facilities.  GBC biorepository management services include:

Assessment of Existing Storage Facilities and Operations

  • Inventory Audits
  • Operations Review and Gap Analysis
  • Biorepository Risk Analysis
  • Material Value Assessment
  • Operating Cost Analysis
  • Guidance for College of American Pathologists (CAP) Biorepository Accreditation

Biorepository Facility Planning, Design, and Operations

  • Biorepository Facility Design
  • Good Storage Practices (GSP)
  • Biorepository Operations and Management
  • Temperature Monitoring Systems
  • Health and Safety
  • Security
  • Emergency Notification Systems
  • Power and Coolant Back-up Systems
  • Biospecimen Handling Workflow
  • Supported Biorepository Storage Conditions:
    • Liquid Nitrogen Storage (-196°C)
    • Liquid Nitrogen Vapor Phase Storage (-130°C to -150°C)
    • Ultra Low-Temperature Freezers (-70°C to -80°C)
    • Standard Freezers (-20°C)
    • Refrigeration Temperatures (2°C to 8°C)
    • Controlled / Ambient Temperature (15°C to 27°C).

Biorepository Relocation Projects

GBC supports clients with planning and coordinating biorepository relocation projects.

For additional information on GBC's biospecimen services please contact or register and send your inquiry here.