National Liver Disease Biobank, India

Registration Status: Pending

Objective: To Establish an Independent National Biobank on Liver disease research, functioning testing of cryopreservation, analytical systems and implementation of quality assurance practices. Nationwide calibre building in Liver disease research by sharing the services, informatics and strengthening competence and capabilities of stakeholders. To commence Biobank based pilot projects and to expand the Biobank based need and science.

Registered Biobank Name National Liver Disease Biobank
Biobank Leader National Liver Disease Biobank
Country India
Email for biobank inquiries nldb.ilbs@gmail.com
Principal Investigator Dr. Chhagan Bihari
User Type
  • Mono: A biobank that supports a specific research project, may have few staff members, a small-scale accrual scope with little to no initial intention of releasing or distributing biospecimens to secondary parties
  • Oligo: A biobank that supports several research groups or clinical trials, may or may not be designed to release biospecimens outside their collaborative group
  • Poly: A biobank that has generally a larger accrual scope, resources, and multiple users outside the biobank proper
Poly - Collection aimed at supporting undetermined, multiple users with ethics approved research projects, through a defined access/application mechanism.
Biospecimen Collected: