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Geisinger to Use Ardais Biospecimen Management System

NEW YORK, July 6 (GenomeWeb News) - Pennsylvania-based health care provider Geisinger Health System will use the Ardais System biospecimen-management system in its cancer research programs, Ardais said today.

 

Geisinger will use the Ardais platform to collect, manage, and distribute clinically annotated biospecimens as part of a new research collaboration with the Windber Research Institute in which Geisinger will integrate its tissue-banking initiatives with Windber's molecular analytical capabilities.

 

The Ardais System will serve as the "backbone" of a clinically annotated biospecimen collection network for the collaboration, the company said.

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