January 9, 2004 - LABLynx introduces openLIMS for 2004 – The openSource “Build your own LIMS” solution

LABLynx, Inc. has introduced a new product line called openLIMS that will allow companies to “Build their own LIMS”. This system is an “Open Source” system that allows for custom LIMS development while maintaining an upgrade path for the product built on the LABLynx Informatics Server.

January 8, 2004 - Carmeuse North America Selects ESP Software for Environmental Compliance Management

ESP (Environmental Software Providers) has announced that Carmeuse North America will implement its opsEnvironmental software throughout all 17 of its facilities in the United States and Canada.

January 8, 2004 - Symyx Technologies Enters into Discovery Tools and Renaissance Software Licensing Agreement with Pfizer

Symyx Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:SMMX) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE) to deliver a Symyx Discovery Tools(R) Polymorph/Pre-Formulations Workflow system and to license applications of Symyx Renaissance Software(R) for use in five Pfizer research sites.


PHT Corporation, maker of LogPad®, the market-leading electronic patient diary (EPD) solution for clinical trials, announced today that Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City will deploy LogPads to all subjects in its upcoming Phase III clinical trial for lower back pain that is funded through a $1.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.

January 8, 2004 - Sparta Systems and Open Text Partner to Provide Best of Breed Solutions for Quality Management and Electronic Document Management.

Sparta Systems and Open Text Partner to Provide Best of Breed Solutions for Quality Management and Electronic Document Management. Solution Helps Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device Firms Manage and Track Quality Issues in New Product Development

January 7, 2004 - Beckman Coulter Ships New Highly Scalable Genetic Analysis System

Beckman Coulter, Inc. (NYSE:BEC) began shipping its new GenomeLab SNPstream® Genotyping System.

January 4, 2004 - L.I.M.S. (USA) Inc., Announces Corporate Name Change

L.I.M.S. (USA) Inc. announced today that it has changed its name to STARLIMS Corporation, as part of its enhanced corporate identity strategy.

December 23, 2003 - Agilent Technologies, Bayer Business Services To Integrate Agilent Networked Data Systems With Bbs Covin Instruments Logistics Solution

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) and Bayer Business Services (BBS) today announced they will develop and market the integration of BBS’s COVIN Instruments logistics solution and Agilent’s networked data systems, including Agilent Cerity NDS for Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) and Agilent ChemStation.

December 23, 2003 - Accelrys Announces Agreement to Distribute Jubilant Biosys’ Kinase Inhibitor Database

Accelrys, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pharmacopeia, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCOP), today announced a strategic agreement to become the exclusive distributor of Jubilant Biosys’ Kinase ChemBioBase – a kinase inhibitor database in the native Catalyst(R) 3-D file format.

December 23, 2003 - Chemical Computing Group Partners With IBM

The combination of Chemical Computing Group’s Molecular Operating Environment (MOE)TM with IBM’s comprehensive range of hardware platforms is proving a powerful one in addressing problems in the drug discovery industry.

December 23, 2003 - Pharmacopeia Announces Plan To Spin-Off

Pharmacopeia, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCOP today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a plan to separate its drug discovery and software businesses into two independent, publicly traded companies through the spin-off to its stockholders of the drug discovery unit.

December 23, 2003 - CenterSpace Software Launches Statistical Library for .NET

CenterSpace Software, a leading provider of enterprise class numerical component libraries for the .NET platform, today announced the release of NMath Stats.

December 23, 2003 - Scientific Software and Nanostream Sign Product Agreement

Based on this agreement, Nanostream will offer Scientific Software’s chromatography data system, EZChrom EliteTM, for use with its premier micro parallel liquid chromatography product (mPLC), the VeloceTM system.

December 16, 2003 - CSols launch new website for Laboratory Systems Integration and Instrument Interfacing

CSols are delighted to announce the launch of a totally redesigned website for their Laboratory Systems Integration services and Instrument Interfacing products which is viewable and searchable at [url=http://www.csols.com]http://www.csols.com[/url]

December 12, 2003 - Autoscribe Relocates to Meet Demand

On the back of excellent world-wide growth and expansion, leading software systems developer, Autoscribe is relocating to larger, purpose built premises in Riseley.

December 11, 2003 - IMPAC Medical Systems Expands Cancer Registry Sales Outside US

IMPAC to Provide Oncology Data Aggregation and Statistical Reporting Software to State of Victoria and South Western Sydney Health System in Australia

December 9, 2003 - IDBS to Supply Chemical Intelligence for Agilent Technologies’ Synapsia Informatics Workbench

Integration Enables Multidisciplinary Approach to Drug Discovery and Development

December 4, 2003 - Merck KGaA Connects with Labtronics

Merck KGaA of Darmstadt, Germany, is now transparently transferring sample information and data between their HP LIMS and over 80 chromatography instruments running the EZChrom Elite Chromatography Data System, thanks to a new LimsLinkCDS interface implemented recently by Labtronics B.V.

December 2, 2003 - InfoTechPharma 2004 3-4 February 2004

Enabling and Accelerating Innovative IT Systems

December 2, 2003 - IBM Expands Financing Business in Support of IBM Life Sciences

The new offering is designed to help new and existing customers to acquire the IT and IT-related medical technology they need today.