Tissue Registry

A bio-bank that contains human tissue samples collected from research projects and from people donating tissue to future research.
Tissue: Organic material, e.g. blood from individuals, either living or dead.

Diagnosis Registry

A registry of diagnoses that the National Health Care System has compiled (hospitals, primary health sector, pharmacies and dentists).

The Diagnosis Registry contains only the health-related information referenced by the International Classification of Diseases and Health Related Problems plus data acquired directly from the analysis of a tissue sample.

Genealogy Registry

A registry of the hereditary relationships among the Faroese. The Genealogy Registry contains information regarding Faroese genealogy from app. Year 1650 to date.