Tag: data protection

FAQs on the General Data Protection Regulation for biobanking

  Update available! 15 March 2017 Original news item: In May 2016, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was officially published and made into law (see here for the definitive Regulation in all official EU languages). From mid 2018 onwards, the… Read More

White smoke on the General Data Protection Regulation!

Last Wednesday, the European Parliament and Council concluded their negotiations on a new EU-wide data protection regime. For a long time, there was a real threat that health research would be hit by overly onerous standards and forms… Read More