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
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
Biospecimen Collected: