Biobank Sweden is the Swedish node of BBMRI-ERIC. In 2010 a national infrastructure ( supported by the Swedish Research Council and encompassing the seven medical faculties in Sweden was formed. In 2017, transitioned into the national infrastructure Biobank Sweden, encompassing the medical faculties and their corresponding health care providers (county councils) in Gothenburg, Linköping, Malmö/Lund, Stockholm, Umeå, Uppsala and Örebro.