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This 2008 document provides a comprehensive foundation for the guidance of repository activities on the management of human specimen collections.
  This document identifies technical; operational; and ethical, legal, and policy best practices in order to ensure a level of consistency and standardization across biospecimen resources. (2011)
This 2007 document focuses on developing recommendations towards common minimal technical standards in order to stimulate the creation, development and networking of Biological Resource Centres (BRCs) at the international level, and, through their use, enhance and improve cancer research worldwid
This 2007 (updated in 2011) document outlines the operational, technical, ethical, legal, and policy best practices for NCI-supported biospecimen resources. Co-written by NCI, National Institute of Health, and US Department of Health and Human Services-co-written document (2007).
The aim of this paper is to provide information relevant for the establishment, management and governance of biobanks in Australia.
The international Public Population Project in Genomics (P3G), the European Network for Genetic and Genomic Epidemiology (ENGAGE) and the Centre for Health, Law and Emerging Technologies (HeLEX) have decided to develop data sharing principles specific to the context of collaborative international
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This document identifies core elements from the Sample and Data Access Policies of P³G-member biobanks. This was drafted by the Ethics and Policymaking Core, Centre de recherche en droit public (CRDP), Montreal University (2009).
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This document compares selected reference guidelines written by well-known organizations. These guidelines cover all biobanking steps, i.e. biological sample collection, labelling, processing, and storage applied to a wide range of sample types. A P3G-prepared document (2008).
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FRANÇAIS - Le présent document énumère une série d’éléments à considérer lors de la création de politiques d’accès aux données et échantillons de biobanques.
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In support of the Framework for Responsible Sharing of Genomic and Health-Related Data, P3G-IPAC* prepared 3 consent tools for the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health.
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The Framework for Responsible Sharing of Genomic and Health-Related Data  has been developed under the auspices of the Regulatory and Ethics Working Group of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health, in collaboration with many individuals, organizations and committees around the world.
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The Office for Human Research Protections and the U.S.