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Experts predict that healthcare’s future will increasingly be based on the field of personalized medicine. To move this pharmacogenetics research forward, there is a growing need for biospecimens such as blood, saliva, plasma, and purified DNA. The role of biorepositories and biobanks will be critical here. Yet, biobanks confront significant issues such as material supply, standards development, and sample tracking across multiple organizations.