Basque Biobank

The Basque Biobank is an initiative of BIOEF in coordination with the Bioaraba, Biobizkaia and Biogipuzkoa Health Research Institutes, to support biomedical research that facilitates access to quality bioresources (biological samples and associated data) by the scientific community and furthermore, it enables the creation of new collections of scientific interest and within the current ethical-legal framework.


• Provide access to information on samples deposited in the biobank regime through the catalog updated in real time ( html)
• Transfer samples and data already stored in Biobanco
• Implement prospective collection of samples and associated data
• Provide technical support, technical advice on sample quality and on ethical-legal aspects to research groups

Responsible name and surname

Roberto Bilbao Urquiola

Postal address

Bizkaia accelerator tower, Gran Vía de Don Diego López de Haro, 1, Abando, 48001 Bilbo, Bizkaia