The impact of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) program on radiation and tissue banking in Brazil

@article{Herson2008TheIO,
  title={The impact of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) program on radiation and tissue banking in Brazil},
  author={Marisa Roma Herson and M{\^o}nica Beatriz Mathor and Jorge Morales Pedraza},
  journal={Cell and Tissue Banking},
  year={2008},
  volume={10},
  pages={143-147}
}
Until 2000, efforts into organising tissue banks in Brazil had not progressed far beyond small “in house” tissue storage repositories, usually annexed to Orthopaedic Surgery Services. Despite the professional entrepreneurship of those working as part time tissue bankers in such operations, best practices in tissue banking were not always followed due to the lack of regulatory standards, specialised training, adequate facilities and dedicated personnel. The Skin Bank of the Plastic Surgery… CONTINUE READING