biorepository

noun
bio·​re·​pos·​i·​to·​ry | \ -ri-ˈpä-zə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce biorepository (audio) \
plural biorepositories

Medical Definition of biorepository

: biobank In addition, a biorepository for the collection and storage of blood and tissue samples was an integral component of the trial.— Gerald L. Andriole et al., The New England Journal of Medicine

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“Biorepository.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/biorepository. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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