Auria Biobank is the first clinical biobank established in Finland. Auria Biobank has been established by the University of Turku and the hospital districts of Southwest Finland, Satakunta and Vaasa. Approximately 80% of the samples in Auria Biobank are cancer samples. In accordance with the specialties of the hospital districts of Southwest Finland and Satakunta, the biobank supports research in cancer, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases in particular. Auria Biobank obtained a license to operate from the National Supervisory Authority for Welfare and Health, Valvira on March 10, 2014.
Docent, Head of Auria Biobank
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