December 12, 2012      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 10, Issue 47


In This Issue

 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

11/19/2012 - Sources Sought Notice/RFI - Laboratory Information Management System

Laboratory Information Management System for USAMRIID, Fort Detrick, MD. The United States Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity (USAMRAA) is soliciting information on behalf of the United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) from potentially qualified businesses.
 Recent News

12/12/2012 - Blaze Systems Announces strategic partnership with KineMatic to provide ELN-LIMS-SDMS-CDS-Instrument integration

Blaze Systems, creator of the BlazeLIMS and BlazeLink suite of laboratory informatics products and KineMatik, creator of the eNovator Suite of R&D software products and the leading provider of Electronic Laboratory Notebooks (ELNs) announces a strategic alliance and reseller agreement.

12/12/2012 - Nine Finalists to Vie for $10,000 SLAS Innovation Award at SLAS2013

Nine scientists from three countries are being honored as SLAS Innovation Award finalists, but only one will receive a $10,000 cash prize at SLAS2013, January 12-16, 2013, at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando, FL, USA.

12/11/2012 - AIHA Laboratory Accreditation Programs, LLC Partners with ARMATURE to Expand Functionality of its Accreditation Management System

Today, ARMATURE announced a partnership with the American Industrial Hygiene Association Laboratory Accreditation Programs, LLC (AIHA-LAP, LLC) to provide enhanced data access for their accredited labs. The ARMATURE Accredit product has been the primary data management solution for AIHA-LAP, LLC for the past 6 years. The accreditation management system enables AIHA-LAP, LLC to efficiently collect, manage, and conduct analysis on information for laboratory accreditation management.

12/06/2012 - German Cancer Research Center Selects Contur ELN from Accelrys

Accelrys, Inc., a leading provider of scientific innovation lifecycle management software, is pleased to announce that the German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, DKFZ) has licensed the server-based, on-premises version of the Contur Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN).

12/05/2012 - Independent Requirements Definition Service For LIMS Projects

Autoscribe, a leading developer and supplier of Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS), has launched a new ‘Requirements Definition’ service to help in the early stages of choosing the most appropriate LIMS for a particular application. This new service will deliver a comprehensive User Requirements document at an extremely competitive price compared to large consultancy companies.
 Upcoming Events

01/12/2013 - 2nd Annual SLAS Conference and Exhibition

Why should you take part in SLAS2013 – the 2nd Annual SLAS Conference and Exhibition? Because it’s where 4,500 of the best global laboratory science and technology minds -- innovative scientists, engineers, researchers and technologists from academic, government and commercial laboratories -- come together to learn, explore and gain repeatable inspiration from leaders in the field.

01/08/2013 - 10th Annual High-Content Analysis Conference

10th Annual High-Content Analysis Conference | January 8-11, 2013 | The most comprehensive coverage of HCA applications and technologies

12/12/2012 - CSols Seminar: Leveraging Informatics to support Lean Labs

Newark, DE, November 26, 2012 – CSols, Inc. is hosting a free seminar on “Leveraging Informatics to support Lean Labs” on December 12, 2012 from 8am – 10am at the Hilton Christiana in Newark, DE. Registration is required and a light breakfast will be provided.
 Upcoming Webcasts

12/14/2012 - HITECH Changes to HIPAA

12/13/2012 - Reducing eDiscovery risk for Pharmaceutical Companies

 LIMS Buyers Guide

2012 LIMS Buyer's Guide Available for Download

We have finished the release of the 2012 LIMS Buyer's Guide. This new edition provides an updated list of the leading LIMS companies and products along with pricing information for each.Also, new for 2012, we have scoured Youtube and the vendors sites to find product demonstrations of their LIMS software. For each vendor that has product demos, we have posted the links to those demonstrations. The vendors are listed in the order of most demos to least number of demos.To download a free copy of the 2012 LIMS Buyer's Guide, visit:
 Job Postings

5/31/2009 - Aggregated List of LIMS Jobs

05/31/2009 - LIMS / LIS & Laboratory Careers

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