Giorgio STANTA - BIOBANQUES May 18, 2016
Biobanking National Infrastructure Meeting
Quality matters: Improving the quality of biological resources
Session 3: Quality control in Genomics / Session 3B
RNA in Archive Tissues: Degradation Causes and Extraction Precautions
Professor Giorgio Stanta is head of the Molecular Histopathology Lab at the University of Trieste, and he is interested in molecular analysis in clinical tissues. Coordinator of the European group IMPACTS, interested in molecular analysis in AT. Chairman of the “Biobanking and Molecular Pathobiology WG” of the OECI. Chairman of the “Molecular Pathology WG” of the ESP. Chairman of the “Archive Tissue WG of BBMRI-ERIC”. Member of the ESMO faculty for the Cancer Genetics group. Member of the managing board of BBMRI.IT and coordinator of the Italian network of archive tissue biobanks (NIPAB). Part of the Committee of CEN (European Committee for Standardization) for Molecular in-vitro diagnostic examinations — Specifications for pre-examination processes for fresh tissues, FFPE tissues, blood for DNA, RNA and proteins, technical specifications to ISO 15189. Selected by the Directorate General for Health and Consumer Protection of the European Commission to be part of the European Commission Initiative on Breast Cancer - Quality Assurance Scheme Development Group (QASDG).
WEDNESDAY MAY 18, 2016