July 16, 2003 - Amersham Biosciences and GeneBio Expand Alliance to Develop Next Generation Proteomics Image Analysis Software

Amersham Biosciences, the life sciences business of Amersham (LSE:, NYSE:, OSE: AHM) and Geneva Bioinformatics (GeneBio) S.A. have signed an exclusive agreement to provide researchers with the next generation of 2-D gel image analysis tools for proteomics research.

July 15, 2003 - Accelrys and Formation Systems Announce Strategic Distribution Agreement

Distribution and Co-Marketing Agreement Creates Comprehensive Product Development Solution for Chemicals, Food, Personal Care, and Pharmaceutical Companies

July 14, 2003 - Amersham Biosciences-Data integration and LIMS

Amersham Biosciences and geneticXchange Collaborate to Provide a New Platform for Life Science Data Management and Data Integration Global deal combines Scierra™ LWS with discoveryHub™ to acquire, manage and integrate laboratory data with any other data source July 10, 2003 – Amersham Biosciences, the life sciences business of Amersham (LSE:, NYSE:, OSE: AHM), and geneticXchange, […]

July 12, 2003 - LabAnalyst.NET Now Available as a Hosted Application

LabAnalyst.NET combines best of Windows and the web to offer affordable, rich client Windows LIMS – securely – over the Internet.

July 11, 2003 - Thermo Electron delivers Nautilus™ 2003 LIMS

Thermo Electron Corporation announces that the latest version of its Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS), Nautilus 2003 Release 1, has begun shipping to customers worldwide.

July 10, 2003 - Amersham Biosciences and geneticXchange Collaborate to Provide a New Platform for Life Science Data Management and Data Integration

Global deal combines Scierra™ LWS with discoveryHub™ to acquire, manage and integrate laboratory data with any other data source

July 7, 2003 - NuGenesis Technologies and Metrohm Announce Partnership for NuGenesis SDMS

NuGenesis Technologies Corporation, the market leader in scientific data management, and Metrohm, the market leader in ion analysis, announced today that they have established a partnership.

July 1, 2003 - Accelrys Announces the Release of Catalyst 4.8

Better 3-D Model Predictivity; Advanced Lead Identification and Optimization; Improved Integration With Third-Party Data Sources

July 1, 2003 - Millennium32/Empower™ and StarLIMS Interface

A premier partnership agreement has been established between L.i.M.S. and the Waters Corporation whereby the companies developed and released an interface between Millennium32/Empower ™ software and StarLIMS.

June 28, 2003 - Arkansas Dept. of Health issues LIMS RFP/RFQ

The Arkansas Department of Health (ADH), Laboratory Services Division, is soliciting bids for the purchase of a laboratory information management system (herein described as LIMS).

June 27, 2003 - GE Medical Systems to Acquire Triple G Systems, Leading Independent Developer of Laboratory Information Systems

GE Medical Systems Information Technologies, the healthcare IT business of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), and Triple G(R) Systems Group, Inc. (TSX:TGG), announced today that they have signed a definitive transaction agreement, pursuant to which GE will acquire Triple G, a leading independent developer of laboratory information systems. In this transaction, GE will acquire all of the issued and outstanding common stock of Triple G for a consideration of $3.30 (Canadian) per share, payable in cash.

June 25, 2003 - Frederick County, Maryland Selects Blue292 For Homeland Security Solution

County to Ramp-up e-Gov Efforts With Better Incident and Emergency Management & DMI-Services Connector

June 25, 2003 - NuGenesis SDMS v6.01 Now Released

WESTBOROUGH, MA (June 25, 2003) – NuGenesis Technologies Corporation announced today the release of v6.01 of the NuGenesis® Scientific Data Management System (SDMS). Important new features have been added to its industry-leading platform to enhance support for users of Apple® Macintosh® computers running Mac® OS X 10.2.5.

June 25, 2003 - Forensics Institute Improves Performance with LIMS

StarLIMS plays key role in integrating diverse laboratory operations into single system

June 25, 2003 - Agaram introduces LogiLabPro – A high end interfacing solution

Agaram introduced its LogiLabPro during the recently held Pittcon 2003 at Orlando.
Agaram is interested in partnering with solution providers, system integrators and LIMS vendors around the world.

June 23, 2003 - Life Without Paper: Practical and Technical Considerations for the Paperless Laboratory

A recent Google™ internet search on “paperless lab” yielded 13,600 hits, most of which are associated with commercial document management or electronic notebook systems. Not much has been written, though, addressing the practical and technical hurdles in implementing a paperless laboratory solution in a regulated environment. (Originally printed in the American Association for Clinical Chemistry Newsletter, May 2003)

June 22, 2003 - AJINOMOTO EUROLYSINE Improves Animal Diets with StarLIMS

Ajinomoto is the global market leader in amino acids for animal feed. AJINOMOTO EUROLYSINE S.A.S. located in Amiens France, produces high quality amino acids, which help nutritionists and feed formulators to design balanced diets. StarLIMS has been selected for its QC and customer care labs at the French plant. The implementation covers many aspects of the operation including test management of by projects, raw material quality management and final product certification.

June 19, 2003 - Neolytica aims to change the way laboratories conduct business by introducing IRIS to the market

Neolytica has launched a product specifically designed to enable laboratories manage their customers on-line. IRIS (Interactive Relationship Information System) will reduce the costs associated with customer management making the laboratory more efficient and cost effective in addition to improving customer satisfaction.

June 18, 2003 - Accelrys and Axxima collaborate to speed up drug discovery

San Diego, California, USA; Munich, Germany, June 18 2003 Accelrys, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pharmacopeia Inc. (Nasdaq: PCOP), today unveiled a three-year software licensing agreement with Axxima(R) Pharmaceuticals AG. Axxima will apply Accelrys’ molecular modeling technology to target important infectious diseases such as HIV, Hepatitis C, and tuberculosis. The aim is to speed up […]

June 16, 2003 - Labtronics Inc. Releases New Tools for Validating Instrument/LIMS Interfaces

Guelph, ON June 16, 2003 – Labtronics Inc. announces the release of their new LimsLink Validation Toolkit for their LIMS interfacing applications, LimsLink and LimsLinkCDS. The Validation Toolkit now includes two separate components, a software application and a full documentation package, that provide automated assistance and detailed guidance for both IQ and OQ. Together they reduce the amount of time and resources required for conducting a thorough validation of a LimsLink/LimsLinkCDS implementation.