Developed by: Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Hospital La Paz



IdiPAZ’s Biobank main objective is to promote biomedical research, which will increase and enhance the quality of scientific production in Spain.

Biobank’s work is specialized in the management of human biological samples for biomedical research (register, processing, storage and final assignment) in compliance with Spain’s present legislation Law14/2007 on Biomedical Research and the Royal Decree of Biobanks 1716/2011. Thus the confidentiality of the samples and associated data will be guaranteed. IdiPAZ’s Biobank also offers the scientific community the use of its equipment and the support of its professionals through an extensive offer of samples and services.


The main purpose of the Biobank of Hospital Universitario la Paz - IdiPAZ, is the storage and management of human biological samples for research. Moreover, the Biobank IdiPAZ offers additional support services to researchers related to procedures and counseling. Thus, the Biobank IdiPAZ makes available to the scientific community the full potential of their equipment and professionals offering a wide range of samples and services.

Scientific Director

María Eugenia García Fernández

Technical Coordinator

Marina Arranz Álvarez

Pathology and Cytology Technician:

Álvaro Pelayo Martínez

Clinical Analysis Technician

Elisabeth Moreno Lorenzo




Tfno: 91 207 11 91

Science coordinator: 91 207 10 85