March 2012

Global Marketplace

Biobanking Resource Product: CryoFeed microsite Applications: Cell and tissue banking Features: Wheaton offers a curated collection of information about preserving cryogenic biospecimens online. The company responded to an influx of questions about sample containment by creating the CryoFeed website. It provides biobanking-related news and technical tips as well as a place where users can discuss related issues. As samples are collected and cryogenically stored at hospitals, universities, research institutions, and pharmaceutical companies, Wheaton says interest in biobanking and long-term storage…