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In the December 2017 issue (vol 9, iss 4) on “Governance of Biobanking in Biomedical Research”, various papers highlight pertinent issues that were discussed at our International ABR Research Conference on the same theme from 24 to 26 May 2017. All of them reflect ongoing discussions on the subject, across and beyond the Asia-Pacific region.

Editorial – Free Access
Calvin W.L. Ho, and Karel Caals
December 2017 – 9(4): 277–280 – doi: 10.1007/s41649-017-0041-9

Original Paper – Free2Read
What Does It Mean to Take an Ethics+ Approach to Global Biobank Governance?
Graeme T. Laurie
December 2017 – 9(4): 285-300 – doi: 10.1007/s41649-017-0030-z

Original Paper – Free2Read
Globalisation and the Ethics of Transnational Biobank Networks
Lisa Dive, Paul Mason, Edwina Light, Ian Kerridge, and Wendy Lipworth
December 2017 – 9(4): 301-310 – doi: 10.1007/s41649-017-0034-8

Original Paper – Free2Read
Biobanking for human microbiome research: promise, risks, and ethics
Yonghui Ma, Hua Chen, Ruipeng Lei, and Jianlin Ren
December 2017 – 9(4): 311-324 – doi: 10.1007/s41649-017-0033-9

Original Paper – Free2Read
Legitimacy, Trust and Stakeholder Engagement: Biobanking in South Africa
Keymanthri Moodley
December 2017 – 9(4): 325-334 – doi: 10.1007/s41649-017-0035-7

Original Paper – Free2Read
A Ten-Year Retrospective Analysis of Consent for the Donation of Residual Human Tissue in a Singapore Healthcare Institution: Reflections on Governance
Tuck Wai Chan, and Calvin W.L. Ho
December 2017 – 9(4): 335-351 – doi: 10.1007/s41649-017-0040-x

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Rethinking Informed Consent in Biobanking and Biomedical Research: a Taiwanese Aboriginal Perspective and the Implementation of Group Consultation
Chih-hsing Ho
December 2017 – 9(4): 353-365 – doi: 10.1007/s41649-017-0037-5

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Ethical and Regulatory Considerations on Biobanking in the Republic of Korea
Hannah Kim, Sumin Kim, Soo Jin Hong, and So Yoon Kim
December 2017 – 9(4): 367-378 – doi: 10.1007/s41649-017-0039-3

Original Paper – Free2Read
Biobanks: Will the Idea Change Indian Life?
Athira P.S. Nair
December 2017 – 9(4): 379-391 – doi: 10.1007/s41649-017-0032-x

Report – Free2Read
Who Owns Your Body?
Terry S.H. Kaan
December 2017 – 9(4): 415-425 – doi: 10.1007/s41649-017-0031-y

Original Paper – Free2Read
Current Status and Future Challenges of Biobank Research in Malaysia
Latifah Amin, Angelina Olesen, Zurina Mahadi, and Maznah Ibrahim
September 2021 – 13(3) – doi: 10.1007/s41649-021-00171-5