CryoKING, a biobanking brand, has been offering the biobanking solution for International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) in rice research since 2015, and plays a significant role in facilitating the rice research.
IRRI is an international agricultural research and training organization with headquarters in the Philippines and offices in seventeen countries. The Institute, established in 1960, aims to reduce poverty and hunger, improve the health of rice farmers and consumers, and ensure environmental sustainability of rice farming. They do these through collaborative research, partnerships, and the strengthening of the national agricultural research and extension systems, or NARES, of the countries they work in. Significant advancements in rice science and technologies would not have been possible had it not been for IRRI's commitment.
The Institute develops new and improved methods and technologies that enable farmers to manage their farms profitably and sustainably, and recommends rice varieties and agricultural practices suitable to particular farm condition well as consumer preferences. Therefore, researchers do numerous researches on rice. In order to ease the biobanking workflow for researchers, CryoKING offers safe, advanced and efficient biobanking solutions to manage samples for IRRI, including sample storage, orientation, retrieval, distribution, tracking, and identification. CryoKING biobanking storage system includes CryoKING Combo, which combines 2D barcodes cryogenic vials and compatible cryogenic boxes with side barcodes, cryogenic vials with side barcodes 2D barcoded cryogenic vials with side barcodes, cryogenic boxes and racks, ultra-low temperature freezers and liquid nitrogen tanks, CryoKING biobanking management software and more. CryoKING is characterized by standardization, informationization and modularization, and has gained recognition by the Institute.
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