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Human BioSpecimens (HBS)

Human BioSpecimens play a key role in
scientific and medical advancement

Identifying a reliable source and ensuring that the final use of Human specimens complies with European and national regulations, can be a complex and time-consuming activity for researchers.

With many years of experience in ethically procuring and providing HBS, tebu-bio has built up an extensive range of sources. We have the required governmental authorization to legally import, store and provide Human samples in the EU.

Easy access to biobanks and prospective collection services

To match your needs and project requirements, tebu-bio sources HBS from healthy and/or diseased donors, with the possibility of matched samples (e.g. blood products, cells, FFPE blocks...) obtained from the same donor, such as...

Primary cells

  • Hepatocytes, hepatic stellate cells, Kupffer cells...
  • Airway cells
  • Human chondrocytes, synoviocytes...
  • Human dermal fibroblasts, keratinocytes, melanocytes, endothelial cells...
  • Fresh pancreatic islets...

Blood products

  • Whole blood, Plasma, Serum (Frozen or Fresh, Fresh samples can be delivered within 24hrs in most parts of Europe)
  • Human Mononuclear cells
  • Human PBMC and Immune cells
  • Red Blood Cells...

Human Biofluids

  • Urine
  • Faeces
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF)
  • Saliva...

Human Tissues - FFPE slides, microarrays, fresh or frozen

  • Fresh skin tissue
  • Liver tissue
  • Fresh breast cancer tissue
  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patient tissue...


  • Adult acute myeloid leukemia
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Cancer
  • COVID-19
  • Crohn's disease
  • Kidney disease
  • NASH, Liver fibrosis
  • Psoriasis
  • Rare diseases
  • Respiratory diseases...

Our teams of experts accompany
you from project definition,
sample selection to after-sales
technical assistance.

Get in touch to source your Human BioSpecimens

Your benefits of sourcing with Tebubio

  • Ethical compliance
  • Specific donor criteria - BMI, gender, age, geographical location, medication history etc.
  • Lot reservation
  • Inventory updates
  • Scheduled delivery to meet your project steps
  • Fast delivery for fresh products - 12-24 hours depending on your location

tebu-bio's sources fully comply with ethical regulations and guidelines related to
Human bio-specimen collection.

All necessary documents are provided:
Donor consent form, ethical statement...

Our permit covers import/export, handling and storage of Human specimens in the EU.

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We can also supply you with Non-Human Biospecimens for your research. We have biological samples from pigs, cats, dogs, chickens, rats, mice, guinea pigs, horses, primates, etc.

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How to order your Human BioSpecimens

Get in touch with your local tebu-bio office to define your needs with our specialists, or visit our storefronts on Scientist.com and Science Exchange.com

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