Integrated Biorepository of H3Afica Uganda, Uganda

Registration Status: Completed

Objective: IBRH3AU Biorepository is an Integrated Biorepository under the H3Africa Biorepository Initiative located at Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MakCHS) a Center of Academic Excellence, Health Care and Collaborative Research. IBRH3AU provides a resource of well characterized and annotated quality biospecimens to be used by future studies. This resource is utilised by communicable and non-communicable disease researchers in an African population.

Registered Biobank Name Integrated Biorepository of H3Afica Uganda
Biobank Leader Rogers Kamulegeya
Country Uganda
Email for biobank inquiries vicrogerbre@gmail.com
Principal Investigator Prof. Moses Joloba
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
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