Identification of study subjects

Scientific research based on the use of FMC samples typically includes data derived from the Finnish Health Registers, from health care records and from pathology archives.  The study approval is bound to a careful evaluation by the ethical and Data Protection Ombudsman and the final database provided for research project shall be coded in unidentifiable form.

The data provided for the research project may not be used for any other purposes than described in the study plan agreed with Biobank Borealis, or share the data with any other party without a written approval of Biobank Borealis.