Directory – Responding to feedback

Responding to your feedback to improving the Directory Multiple resources per account What has changed From your Directory account it is now possible to administer multiple sample resources or networks. Why we made the change  We received feedback that some users managed several resources and therefore to have a separate email and password for each[…]

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Introduction to the API blog series

Collaborating to connect the UK’s sample resources We are developing an Application Programming Interface (API) for the receiving of data in a standardised format from the UKs sample resources. This blog introduces the work we are undertaking and details who would benefit most from reading the content. Everything we do is open and transparent including our technology[…]

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£54 million funding to transform health through data science

£54 million funding to transform health through data science The UKCRC Tissue directory and Coordination centre will soon be embedded within one of six new Health data research centres in the UK. Health Data Research UK (HDR UK) is awarding £30 million funding to six sites across the UK to address challenging healthcare issues through use[…]

Commercial Principles

Principles for organisations integrating with the UKCRC Tissue Directory. This document sets out the core principles that the Centre should adopt when considering any commercial opportunities that may arise from the Directory. These principles shall be used by the legal teams at UCL or Nottingham to draw up an agreement with an organisation wishing to[…]

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UKCRC TDCC announces collaboration with Medicines Discovery Catapult

UKCRC TDCC announces collaboration with Medicines Discovery Catapult A new collaboration between the UKCRC TDCC and the Medicines Discovery Catapult (MDC) will aim to help UK medical research companies access appropriately consented human biological samples to carry out their potentially life-saving work. The MDC aims to support the creation and growth of medicines and diagnostic[…]

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UKCRC TDCC collaborates with SCIENTIST.com to ensure quality of human biosample acquisition globally

UKCRC TDCC collaborates with SCIENTIST.com to ensure quality of human biosample acquisition globally The UKCRC TDCC and Scientist.com have announced plans to work together to develop opportunities for biobanks in the UK to connect to potential researchers across the globe. Philip Quinlan, Director of the UKCRC TDCC said ‘The aim is to enable biobanks throughout[…]

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Services available for new BBMRI.uk network

Services available for new BBMRI.uk network The UKCRC TDCC is the UK’s node within BBRMI-ERIC; we can also, therefore, be referred to as BBMRI.uk. This membership means we are part of a much larger European effort and as a result the services BBMRI develop are available to UK Biobanks. We are initiating our own BBMRI.uk[…]