NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The Berlin Institute of Health and Charité – University Medicine Berlin have opened a new biorepository that will engage with clinical researchers and foster future personalized medicine efforts in the German capital.

According to BIH CEO Erwin Böttinger, BIH and Charité spent a combined €3.9 million ($4.1 million) to create the BIH Charité Biobank, which is capable of hosting more than 2 million samples, with BIH supplying €3.3 million for the repository.

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