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Meeting Sponsors2019-11-21T18:36:15+00:00
BOOTH # 14

A2LA is an internationally recognized accreditation body, whose primary mission is to provide comprehensive accreditation services for laboratories, inspection bodies, proficiency testing providers, reference materials producers and product certification bodies. Assessments are conducted using international standards and field specific technical requirements developed in cooperation with government and industry.

Abbott Informatics

Abbott Informatics provides leading Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) solutions that have served customers around the world for more than 30 years. The Abbott Informatics’ STARLIMS solutions improve the reliability of laboratory sampling processes, support compliance with global regulatory requirements and industry standards, and provide comprehensive reporting, monitoring and analysis capabilities.

BOOTH # 25
Agilent Technologies

Agilent is a leader in life sciences, diagnostics and applied chemical markets. The company provides laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise, enabling customers to gain the insights they seek. Agilent’s expertise and trusted collaboration give them the highest confidence in our solutions.

BOOTH # 30
Autoscribe Informatics Inc.

Whatever your Biobank Management needs, the Matrix Biobank Management System is easily adapted to suit them. Our simple to use graphical configuration tools set Matrix apart from other Biobank software solutions. Store and retrieve biospecimens while optimizing storage, managing data and tracking test results. Dual desktop and web applications provide maximum flexibility to work in the laboratory, across the internet, even offline. Please visit our booth to discover Matrix Biobank Mgmt. System.

BOOTH # 16
Bahnson Envrionmental Specialties LLC

Bahnson Environmental Specialties, an Emcor Company, is a leading manufacturer of high volume custom low temperature Reach-In and Walk-In Freezers serving the pharmaceutical/biotech industry, contract biorepositories, and other critical product storage industries. For a complete review of our offerings of controlled environmental/stability rooms/chambers and services, visit our website.

BOOTH # 18

Bluechiip offers a sample management suite of products for biobanks. Our system allows users to quickly register samples in batches and guide the user to the specific storage and retrieval location. The consumables have a Bluechiip wireless tag embedded inside that doesn’t get affected by cryogenic temperatures, ice buildup and can even sense temperature at every scan. Therefore, the Bluechiip system solves the issues like labels falling off or 2D barcodes not being able to read due to frost.

BOOTH # 11 & 20
Brooks Life Sciences

Brooks Life Sciences, a division of Brooks Automation, provides the life science industry with the most comprehensive portfolio of sample management solutions, enabling researchers worldwide to accelerate innovation and improve patient health. We offer automated storage, cryopreservation, informatics, sample storage, lab services, transportation, consumables and instruments. Technologies and services span the entire cold chain supporting research, GMP, pre/clinical, cell therapy, and biologics.

BOOTH # 22
Bruker BioSpin Corp.

Based on the complete standardization of NMR analysis of biospecimens, Bruker has developed a biobanking solution for QC of incoming samples for storage. A comprehensive number of quality parameters is delivered, from pre-analytics to degradation state or unreported drugs. NMR can deliver many metabolic information using the same spectra, which can be stored together with the metadata. Such standardized spectra are completely exchangeable between biobanks and research groups working under the same standards.

BOOTH # 1 & 10
BSI Systems

BSI Systems (BSI and BioShare) is a collection of specimen inventory and management products for your facility. BSI manages your biobank with a validated software that tracks the complete life cycle of all specimens within your repository. BioShare is a platform for sharing specimens and/or datasets with others in the research community by providing a central location for researchers to search, submit requests, and track requester correspondence.

BOOTH # 17
College of American Pathologists

The College of American Pathologists (CAP) is the world’s largest organization of board-certified pathologists and leading provider of laboratory accreditation. The CAP pioneered the first accreditation program for biorepositories in 2012. The National Cancer Institute cited the CAP’s accreditation checklists for best practices, providing your bank with a blueprint for quality. To learn more about recent updates to the CAP checklists for biorepositories, visit us in CAP booth (#17).

BOOTH # 32
CORIS Life Sciences Monitoring, Inc.

CORIS Life Sciences Monitoring provides remote 24/7 temperature monitoring of laboratory freezers at budget-friendly prices. Automated reporting, escalating and fully-customizable alerts, and Artificial Intelligence are just a few of our system’s unique features. Our cloud-based platform does not require an on-site PC or server, and our patented technology does not require holes in firewalls–making it easy to get approval from your IT department. Contact us for a free quote.


For more than 50 years and with our own development, engineering and manufacturing departments, Cryotherm fulfills nearly every cryogenic need of our customers in the area of Life Science, Medicine, Research and Aerospace all over the world. For more information please visit us at or

At the ISBER Regional Meeting we would like to introduce our BIOSAFE® LN2 freezer line with capacities from 2000 up to 123.000 [2ml tubes] together with our new BIOSAFE®smart level control and monitoring unit. Whether as a stand-alone system, or together with our software packages BIOSAFE®view and BIOSAFE®iTrack, BIOSAFE® LN2 freezer are providing all feature and options that a state of the art biorepository nowadays needs.

BOOTH # 23
Ellab, Inc.

Ellab is a one-stop shop for all your validation and monitoring requirements. Ellab manufactures a wide variety of wireless data loggers, wired thermocouple validation systems and continuous monitoring systems that can be used in many pharmaceutical applications. These systems can record temperature, RH, CO2, pressure, vacuum and conductivity. Our equipment is available for purchase, rental, or our validation team can come on-site and perform qualification, validation or calibration services.

BOOTH # 13
Farrar Scientific

Farrar Scientific specializes in ultra-low temperature cascade refrigeration engineering for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and biorepository applications. Our ULC -80C chamber offers: Redundant refrigeration systems and controls, -80˚C forced air circulation +/- 3C uniformity, faster temp. recovery, 145 cu.ft storage capacity, 47 sq.ft. of floor space, 288,000 vials storage, dynamic refrigeration control, energy balance design, power consumption is less than 4.8 kw.


Improving life. It’s what drives us each day. At Fluidigm, we empower our customers to reveal meaningful insights in health and disease, identify actionable markers to inform life decisions and accelerate the development of more effective therapies. We focus on the most pressing needs in translational and clinical research, including cancer, immunology and immunotherapy. Harnessing proprietary microfluidics capabilities, we provide an unprecedented view into health and disease through our unique combination of innovative genomics solutions. As a trusted partner of leading academic, government, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and plant and animal research laboratories worldwide, we strive to increase the quality of life for all.


Configurable software solutions for biological sample and study management. Track sample data across multiple freezers while managing workflow. Flexible and user-friendly, Freezerworks puts the laboratory in control with easy to build fields, screens, and reports. Safeguard data with comprehensive security features, 21 CFR part 11 compliance, and cryogenic-safe barcode labeling.

BOOTH # 21
Hamilton Storage

Since 2007, Hamilton Storage, an affiliate entity of Hamilton Company, has been a global leader in the design and manufacture of automated storage systems for biological and compound samples. By safeguarding the integrity of even the most precious samples, our solutions and expert knowledge empower researchers to reach new heights of laboratory efficiency while remaining focused on life science research.


iSpecimen was founded to address a critical challenge: how to connect life science researchers who need human biospecimens with the billions of specimens available in healthcare organizations worldwide. Our ground-breaking iSpecimen Marketplace solves this problem, reinventing the biospecimen procurement process to accelerate medical discovery.


Kaye – First in Thermal Validation & Environmental Monitoring

The Kaye product range is relied upon by the world’s leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies to validate and monitor critical assets and processes as required by governing regulatory bodies.

No matter how complex or simple your monitoring needs may be, Kaye understands these unique requirements and offers solutions to automate the monitoring, alarming, and data collection of critical assets.

BOOTH # 34
Liconic Instruments

LiCONiC specializes in the design and manufacture of automated sample storage solutions used in laboratories and applications with special climate requirements. We are experts in sample management and tracking for the biorepository, blood banking, and compound storage markets. Our 20+ years of  leadership in this field has led to an installation base of several thousands of systems in operation worldwide. LiCONiC continually expands its product portfolio to address a rapidly evolving industry.

BOOTH # 24
Micronic / NBS Scientific

Micronic manufactures innovative low temperature sample storage solutions—such as tubes, caps, and racks— to satisfy even the most complicated research applications in the life science industry. Micronic also manufactures high-quality laboratory automation equipment—such as cappers, decappers, and code readers—to streamline laboratory workflows. NBS Scientific is a Micronic distributor in the USA that also delivers other resources scientists need to discover groundbreaking insights in the lab.


OpenSpecimen is a comprehensive biobanking informatics platform used in 70+ biobanks across 16 countries. For example, Johns Hopkins, Emory, UPitt, UPenn, MSKCC, CUMC, Washington University, UC Davis, TJU, UUtah, UTexas, UMaryland, UMiami and so forth. It permits users to enter/retrieve data about specimen collection, storage, QA, and distribution of biospecimens. It enables biobanks to collect high-quality specimen annotations and powerful reporting module to find specimens of interest.

BOOTH # 26
PHC Corporation of North America

PHC Corporation of North America is a leader in laboratory equipment for biopharmaceutical, life sciences, academic, healthcare and government markets. The company is a subsidiary of PHC Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, which is a global healthcare company. Product lines under the PHCbi brand include energy efficient VIP® ECO, TwinGuard® and ultra-low temperature freezers, cryogenic and biomedical freezers, pharmacy refrigerators, incubators, autoclaves and plant growth chambers.

BOOTH # 15

Scinomix provides laboratory automation solutions to customers in the Life Science Industry. Currently, we meet a strong niche-market need for labeling tubes, vials and plates in many life science applications. We strive to be a leading provider in our field by committing to quality, reliability, value, and customer service. We strongly value each of our customers, and exceeding customer expectations is the motivation that drives our business.

BOOTH # 29
Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific is the world leader in serving science. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Through our Thermo Scientific brand, we help customers accelerate innovation and enhance productivity.

BOOTH # 31
TTP Labtech

TTP Labtech develops and manufactures robust automated solutions for automated sample storage and low volume liquid handling. Biobanking solutions from ambient to -80oC for 2D barcoded tubes offer truly scalable solutions for libraries from 50,000 to 500,000+ samples with unique modular interconnectivity and pneumatic remote delivery. Biobanking reimagined!

Ziath LLC

Ziath specializes in the development of innovative instrumentation control and information management products designed to simplify automation processes in life science organizations, from academia to the biotech and pharma industries.

Ziath prides itself on product development, customization and looks to provide a truly bespoke experience for each customer. Our customer-centric approach guarantees you access to high-quality scientific support.