December 2, 2003 - Applied Biosystems and Celera Diagnostics to Webcast and Audiocast December 4, 2003 Investor Day

Applied Biosystems executives will discuss trends in biomedical research, the changing needs of Applied Biosystems customers, and new Applied Biosystems strategies and products designed to address these changing needs.

December 1, 2003 - Scientific Software Announces Software Capabilities

These tools enable users to manage Excel spreadsheets securely in CyberLAB with their own conventional desktop environment.

November 24, 2003 - STN Easy for Intranets: professional supply of information to end users in enterprises and academic institutions

With “STN Easy for Intranets”, STN International offers information professionals a system for seamless integration of sci-tech online databases and full texts into the intranets of enterprises and academic institutions / no additional software or hardware required / Easy use without password, identification code or retrieval language

November 24, 2003 - Amersham Biosciences Updates CodeLink Informatics Solution to Provide Complete Data Management

Amersham Biosciences has enhanced its CodeLink™ Informatics Solution to help scientists to improve productivity further by streamlining data extraction, acquisition and management processes in their gene expression experiments.

November 19, 2003 - CLAS National Meeting May 5-8, 2004

Join CLAS in the Windy City & Be Blown Away by the Science, May 5-8, 2004 at the Renaissance Chicago North Shore Hotel for their 30th National Meeting.

November 17, 2003 - How to buy a LIMS…

..and just as important, how not to!

November 14, 2003 - Streamline Clinical Research with Unique Integration of LIMS and Clinical Trial Management Software

LabWare, Inc. and their affiliate, The Aventine Group, have recently joined forces to create the Aventine Clinical Data Management System, a powerful software solution that streamlines clinical research by integrating clinical trial management with data capture, patient management, and laboratory automation tools.

November 11, 2003 - SampleManager PIMS 2003 Introduced for Laboratory and Process Information Management

Thermo Electron launches new software integration solution for plant automation

November 11, 2003 - Thermo Electron Acquires Laboratory Services Provider LMSi

WALTHAM, Mass. (November 5, 2003) – Thermo Electron Corporation (NYSE:TMO), a leading global supplier of laboratory instruments and services, announced today that it has acquired Laboratory Management Systems, Inc. (LMSi) of New Castle, Delaware

November 9, 2003 - Custom Clinical Laboratory Workflow System from Amersham Biosciences Designed for Windber’s Breast Cancer Project

to develop a customized Scierra™ Solutions Laboratory Workflow System to manage the data generated in its Clinical Breast Cancer Project.



November 8, 2003 - AstraZeneca Purchases the Industry’s Most Innovative In Vitro Technology

InnaPhase Corporation, the world’s

largest provider of Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) solutions

for the life sciences, today announced that AstraZeneca has purchased the

latest, ground breaking in vitro LIMS technology, Galileo LIMS, for in their

Alderley Park Research and Development Center based in the United Kingdom.

November 4, 2003 - UK’s largest automated laboratory to be supported by Sysmed

Sysmed Solutions Ltd, formerly known as wwa.sysmed, has been chosen as the IT solutions provider to support Whitfield Street Laboratory Ltd (WSL) a new company set up to run the UK’s largest, high volume, automated pathology laboratory.

November 4, 2003 - United States Environmental Protection Agency Selects Amersham Biosciences’ CodeLink Custom Bioarrays for Gene Expression Profiling

EPA to utilize Amersham Biosciences’ new CodeLink custom bioarray service

November 3, 2003 - Applied Biosystems Introduces New System for Forensic Analysis at the CODIS Annual Meeting

Applied Biosystems Group (NYSE:ABI – News), an Applera Corporation business, today announced the introduction of two new kits for forensic testing and other human identification purposes that allow analysts to determine the amount of human DNA or male-specific DNA present in samples.

October 25, 2003 - LabVantage Solutions® and Scientific Software Announce Strategic Relationship

LabVantage Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of Enterprise LIMS and Life Sciences LIMS solutions, and Scientific Software Inc., a world leader in providing software solutions to the scientific community, announced today that they have entered into a broad strategic relationship that will provide customers using Scientific Software’s CyberLAB Knowledge Engineering System™ (KES), and LabVantage’s Sapphire® LIMS, with the industry’s first completely integrated software solution between an enterprise LIMS solution, and a long-term data archival and retrieval solution.

October 25, 2003 - Laboratory Information Management Systems Worldwide Outlook

The outlook for LIMS is positive as more enterprises seek to improve the management of lab data and make knowledge available for the purpose of increasing productivity. As the number of test samples continues to rise, even the smallest laboratories that are still using paper notebooks will be compelled to automate their information management systems.

October 24, 2003 - Intel And Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center To Explore The Use Of Nanotechnology Tools For Early Disease Detection

The Intel Raman Bioanalyzer System™ to Help Researchers Understand the Molecular Differences Between Healthy Cells and Diseased Cells for Better Diagnostic Methods

October 23, 2003 - Replacing a Legacy LIMS at the PESC

With multi-functionality required, covering 105 applications, and with 12 functional areas of the laboratory and around 500,000 tests conducted per year, Richard Strub, Head of Scientific Support at the Pacific Environmental Science Centre (PESC) describes the migration of 25 years of database programming within 117 days

October 21, 2003 - Accelrys and Technische Universiteit Eindhoven Collaborate to Advance Combinatorial Materials Science

Accelrys, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pharmacopeia, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCOP), today announced a three-year agreement with Technische Universiteit Eindhoven (TU/e) to provide Accelrys’ CombiMat data management system for High-Throughput Experimentation (HTE).