Open access peer-reviewed chapter

Ethical and Legal Considerations in Human Biobanking: Experience of the Infectious Diseases BioBank at King’s College London, UK

By Zisis Kozlakidis, Robert J. S. Cason, Christine Mant and John Cason

Submitted: November 3rd 2010Reviewed: April 7th 2011Published: January 20th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/19511

Downloaded: 1715

© 2012 The Author(s). Licensee IntechOpen. This chapter is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to cite and reference

Link to this chapter Copy to clipboard

Cite this chapter Copy to clipboard

Zisis Kozlakidis, Robert J. S. Cason, Christine Mant and John Cason (January 20th 2012). Ethical and Legal Considerations in Human Biobanking: Experience of the Infectious Diseases BioBank at King’s College London, UK, Biomedical Science, Engineering and Technology Dhanjoo N. Ghista, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/19511. Available from:

Embed this chapter on your site Copy to clipboard

<iframe src="http://www.intechopen.com/embed/biomedical-science-engineering-and-technology/ethical-and-legal-issues-in-human-biobanking-in-the-uk-the-experience-of-the-infectious-diseases-bio" />

Embed this code snippet in the HTML of your website to show this chapter

chapter statistics

1715total chapter downloads

More statistics for editors and authors

Login to your personal dashboard for more detailed statistics on your publications.

Access personal reporting

Related Content

This Book

Next chapter

Cardiac Myocardial Disease States Cause Left Ventricular Remodeling with Decreased Contractility and Lead to Heart Failure;Interventions by Coronary Arterial Bypass Grafting and Surgical Ventricular Restoration Can Reverse LV Remodeling with Improved Cont

By Dhanjoo N. Ghista, Liang Zhong, Leok Poh Chua, Ghassan S. Kassab, Yi Su and Ru San Tan

Related Book

First chapter

Novel Actuation Methods for High Force Haptics

By Stephen P. Buerger and Neville Hogan

We are IntechOpen, the world's leading publisher of Open Access books. Built by scientists, for scientists. Our readership spans scientists, professors, researchers, librarians, and students, as well as business professionals. We share our knowledge and peer-reveiwed research papers with libraries, scientific and engineering societies, and also work with corporate R&D departments and government entities.

+3,550 Open Access Books

+57,400 Citations in Web of Science

+108,500 IntechOpen Authors and Academic Editors

+560,000 Unique visitors per month

More about us