The KTI biorepository is a fully cGMP-compliant facility located in Frederick, Maryland, on the same site as KTI offices and laboratories, and occupies 7,500 sq ft of space with adjoining 2500 sq. ft. of biotech labs. The most important single focus of the biorepository services is the security and safeguarding of the identity and functional integrity of biospecimens in KTI custody while providing complete array of biorepository services and maintaining personnel safety.
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Available storage conditions within the biorepository include:
Biorepository facility management is focused on protecting the integrity of all stored samples. Detailed procedures are in place to ensure proper handling of any and all situations. Specifically:
SHIPMENTS & PROCESSING
KTI is equipped to handle domestic/international incoming/outgoing shipments of materials. Additionally, KTI can manage the secure transport of large sets of materials, including entire freezers, to and from its facility.
Processing of biomaterials is handled within KTI laboratory space by trained staff.
Notably, KamTek staff are trained in the use of Biospecimen Inventory Management System (BSI), from Information Management Services (IMS), for data management.