NDRI’s HTORR program featured in the ORIP fact sheet and website

NDRI was recently featured in the NIH Office of Research Infrastructure Programs (ORIP) Biological Materials and Reagents Fact Sheet and on the ORIP website. The content featured our partnership with The National Institutes of Health (NIH). For over 30 years NDRI has worked with the NIH on the continued development and implementation of the Human Tissues and […]

Successful Completion of the HTORR ASD Brain Recovery Program

NDRI has successfully completed the Human Tissue and Organs for Research Resource (HTORR) Autism Spectrum Disorder Brain Recovery Program. We are proud of what we have accomplished over the last seven year of participation with our Human Tissue and Organs for Research (HTORR) ASD Brain Recovery Program, supported by the National Institutes of Mental Health […]

NDRI Presents 2022 Empowering Research and Discovery Award to Washington Regional Transplant Community

Earlier this year, we recognized the Washington Regional Transplant Community (WRTC), an organ procurement organization (OPO) that serves 5.8 million people in Northern Virginia, Washington, D.C. and three counties in suburban Maryland as the recipient of the NDRI/AOPO Empowering Research and Discovery Award for outstanding commitment to the advancement of research. WRTC works in partnership […]

Victoria Corbit, PhD, joins NDRI as the Director of Scientific Services

As NDRI’s new director of Scientific Services, Victoria Corbit, PhD, relies on her own unique perspective from years conducting research at top-tier universities to understand what scientists need and value from NDRI for their experiments using human biospecimens. There’s a lot to understand. At any given time, NDRI works with hundreds of researchers—both academic and […]

NDRI Promotes Dana Rosales to Director of Fulfillment

When a call comes in to NDRI’s Fulfillment Center from a tissue bank, eye bank or organ procurement organization, it usually signals heartache for a family. Yet it’s also a beautiful sound of hope for countless patients and their families waiting for life-changing treatments and cures that may be discovered when a family’s gift of […]

NDRI 2023 Conference Schedule

NDRI is looking forward to a full year of exhibiting/attending meetings and conferences to connect with researchers and partners. Stop by our booth and let’s discuss how we can best help you with your human tissue and organ needs for research.  2023 Conference Schedule *Bolded listings are conferences we will be exhibiting at.

NDRI’s 2022 Service to Science Awards

NDRI celebrated researchers and partners at our Service to Science Awards Dinner on Wednesday, September 28, 2022, at the Union League in Philadelphia. We were thrilled to have the opportunity to recognize researchers, partners, and organizations advancing biomedical research and impacting so many lives! Here are the key highlights from a wonderful night honoring science. […]

Dr. David Fajgenbaum, NDRI’s 2022 Excellence in Research and Patient Advocacy Awardee

NDRI celebrated researchers and partners at our Service to Science Awards Dinner. We were privileged to present the Excellence in Research and Patient Advocacy Award to David Fajgenbaum, MD, MBA, MSc, Assistant Professor in the Division of Translational Medicine & Human Genetics at the University of Pennsylvania, the Co-Founder & Executive Director of the Castleman […]

Gift of Life, NDRI’s 2022 Legacy Partnership Awardee

At our 2022 Service to Science Awards Dinner in September NDRI awarded the Legacy Partnership Award to Gift of Life Donor Program of Philadelphia. They are the nation’s leading organ procurement organization and coordinate more organ and tissue donors than anywhere else in the United States. Gift of Life Donor Program has a 44-year long history […]

Dr. Kariko and Dr. Weissman, NDRI’s 2022 Empowering Research and Discovery Awardees

At our September Service to Science Awards Dinner, the Empowering Research and Discovery Award was presented to Katalin Kariko, PhD and Dr. Drew Weissman. Dr. Kariko and Dr. Weissman, the scientists who led the research and technology development for the therapeutic use of mRNA – the foundation for the COVID vaccines developed by Pfizer/BioNTech and […]