Biospecimen Support


CTSI's Biorepository and Laboratory Services (BLS)

Divisions and services

BLS is becoming a major translational research resource linking clinical medicine, pathology, and basic and applied research to facilitate high quality and cost-conscious clinical and translational research.

Divisions of BLS include the Biological Materials Procurement Network (BioNet), Histology & Research Laboratory, Imaging & Analysis, and Specimen & Data Repository.

BLS is a UMN Internal and External Service Organization.