The MOOC Biobanking, created by the Institut Pasteur and directed by Mery Pina, Deputy Director of the Biological Resources Center of Institut Pasteur (CRBIP), is now open for registration on FUN, a French MOOC platform.
In this MOOC, the organizational aspects of sampling, collection, transport and conservation of different biological resources, which vary depending on the material considered, are discussed, as well as the organization and management of a biobank and its equipment. Peculiarities of human sampling and of the conservation and utilization of human samples is approached. Several sessions are devoted to the quality control of these biobanks to meet international regulations.
Registrations are open here from June 1st to July 23rd 2021.