The Central Biorepository (CBR) facilitates discovery and improves healthcare outcomes by providing high-quality, highly annotated biospecimens donated for basic, clinical, and translational research.
Learn more about the U-M Medical School Central Biorepository by taking a virtual tour of the facility. Get details on the CBR process and information about equipment and services available to study teams.
The CBR is an enterprise-wide resource, serving all members of the University of Michigan community.
The Central Biorepository enables access to an array of sample types from participants enrolled in a variety of research studies.
With collection support and biostorage management, the Central Biorepository is a world-class enterprise resource for U-M researchers and beyond.
The Central Biorepository offers a variety of biospecimen processing services and creates sample collection kits in support of biomedical research programs.
The Central Biorepository uses specialized equipment and laboratory robotics to safely store and automate biospecimen processing.
Through the Central Biorepository, our world-class U-M faculty researchers have access to high-quality, highly annotated biospecimens that are safely stored and processed.
2800 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Hours of Operation: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday
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