18 October 2021

Making health data available for research. The next step #3

On October 7, 2021, Health-RI and organised the third and final session of this year’s expert meeting series discussing the next step in making health...
04 October 2021

Making health data available for research. The next step #2

The 2nd BBMRI & Health-RI expert session on Thursday September 23, focused on the various strategies available to make health data findable and linkable
28 September 2021

New leads in research into the origin of identical twins

Identical twins have unique epigenetic profile An international group of researchers led by Jenny van Dongen and Dorret Boomsma of the Vrije Universiteit,...
15 September 2021

Making health data available for research. The next step #1

On September 9, 2021, Health-RI and held the first of three new expert meetings to discuss the next step in making health data available for research...
03 September 2021

Pediatric biobanking and engagement: Join and share practices

BBMRI-ERIC and the Stakeholder Forum* Patient Pillar are calling on pediatric & RD communities to engage in a network tackling pediatric biobanking and its...
30 August 2021

Better procurement of tissue samples for research

New publication showcases the impact of efficient, consistent, and transparent tissue sample procurement on pathological research in the Netherlands
20 July 2021

NWO is putting into the spotlights

No scientific research can be done without high-quality data and without the right tools. But where can these data and tools be found? And how does an...
15 July 2021

Expert meetings: The next step in making health data available for research.

In onze expertmeetings vorig jaar lieten data experts uit diverse Nederlandse organisaties zien welke procedures en instrumenten zij gebruiken om data met...
15 June 2021


The Dutch Patient and Public Advisory Council (PPAC) is set up by to safeguard the roles, interests, concerns, and needs of patients and the public in...
31 May 2021

Celebrating 50 years of PALGA

Locating, requesting and obtaining pathology samples data on behalf of the research community requires an extensive infrastructure. The solution in the...
07 May 2021

Prof. Eline Slagboom elected new member of KNAW congratulates Eline Slagboom on her election as a member of the KNAW. Academy members, leading researchers from across all the disciplines, are...
05 May 2021

Save the date for Europe Biobank Week 2021

Europe Biobank Week will be held digitally on November 8-10, 2021.