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Expert on Biobanking law

dr.Edvinas Meskys is an Associate Lawyer of the Trade & Commercial Practice Group, Life Sciences, Entertainment & Commercial Team at Valiūnas Ellex law firm and the Head of Legal Department for the Baltic states at TEVA Baltics, a daughter company of international pharmaceutical company TEVA Pharmaceuticals Industries.
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SUMMARY OF DOCTORAL DISSERTATION "RESEARCH BIOBANKS: MIXED CONSENT AS THE PREREQUISITE FOR THE FREEDOM OF BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH"

The purpose of the research biobanks is to collect human biological samples and the related information important for biomedical research, which in the future can be used for comprehensive scientific research. Such research would assist in creating new medicine, acquiring knowledge on the illness-inducing factors, analysing the complex research that the state should invest into in order to assure the public health protection and save funds required for treatment.