Karolinska Institute

Karolinska Institute, www.ki.se, is one of the leading medical universities in the world. It covers more than 40 percent of the medical academic research in Sweden. KI will participate in this project through the BioBanking and Molecular Resource Infrastructure of Sweden (http://BBMRI.se), which was the first national hub in Europe. BBMRI.se is a national platform for biobanking that works in close cooperation with BBMRI-ERIC (http://www.bbmri-eric.eu), the international BBMRI-network which is Europe’s largest infrastructure, including at the moment 51 institutions and more than >280 participating organizations from 23 countries.