Geneticist is an established innovative provider of biological specimens and clinical information of the highest quality standards.
Geneticist is a privately held US company founded in Los Angeles in 2009, and offers an access to the extensive Biorepository as well as to the exclusive custom designed human tissue-based research service, which is the company’s largest and fastest growing business segment.Our unique broad Biobank is composed of well-defined and categorized clinical samples, including tissues, blood, serum, bone marrow, tissue microarrays, and etc. These samples are collected from a network of academic and professional clinical institutions under strict ethical standards.
Geneticist collects biomaterials covering such disease targets as Oncology, Dermatology, Neurology, Immunology, Infectious diseases, Autoimmune and Metabolic disorders. Our products are derived from a variety of diseased human sources as well as from normal tissues and supported by pathology information and patient’s clinical history documentation.
All donors are protected by anonymity and legal Informed Consent documents, which clearly state medical research purposes and possible benefits to scientific discovery and humanity. Clinical specimens can only be obtained with signed Consents.
Genticist.net has defined and adopted strong bioethics policies and has developed state-of-the-art procedures to achieve the highest ethical standards in all of its operations.
We Are Obligated To Ensure:
Every participating medical institution is committed to make certain that all clinical materials collected do not interfere in any way with patient care.
Stringent procedures are followed to protect volunteers’/donors’ privacy and confidentiality, including coding procedures for all materials and associated clinical information so that the donor’s identity is kept anonymous.
All clinical materials are obtained following official protocols, with appropriate Institutional Review Board/Independent Ethical Committee (IRB/IEC) approval, which operates in accordance with the current Federal Regulations in addition to ICH, HIPPA, and GCP guidelines pertaining to protection of human subjects.
Genticist takes pride in practicing Ethical standards set within the guidelines of World Health Organizations.