August 05, 2015      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 13, Issue 30


In This Issue


CSR in Context

How much value do you put on corporate social responsibility (CSR) in your laboratory? Read this and you may change your mind...

Validation in the Cloud

Have you been curious whether your regulated business could adopt cloud based informatics systems due to the Validation factors?
 Webcast Focus

08/19/2015 - Overcoming Informatics Validation Challenges through Proper Planning

Computer System Validation - the part most poeple wait until the end of an implementation to deal with. But did you know that doing so could cost you, in many ways?
 Recent News

08/05/2015 - RURO Announces FreezerPro® Integration with Top-down 2D barcode scanners by FluidX

RURO, Inc., a leading LIMS, RFID and sample management solutions provider announces expanded barcode scanner support in FreezerPro® version 7 to include the entire FluidX Perception™ line.

08/04/2015 - Illumina Signs Agreement to Acquire GenoLogics, Leader in Genomics Laboratory Information Management System Market

Illumina, Inc. today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire GenoLogics Life Sciences Software, a developer of industry-leading laboratory information management systems (LIMS) for life sciences organizations. The acquisition strengthens Illumina’s industry leading portfolio of genetic analysis solutions.

07/29/2015 - Research on First Lab-on-Cartridge Device That Can Perform All Common Medical Tests to Be Presented at 2015 AACC Annual Meeting

Clinical laboratory tests play a crucial role in making sure patients get appropriate care, yet many small labs and clinics in low resource settings cannot afford the instruments needed to provide these tests. Research on a novel fingerprick test that can perform all common clinical diagnostics could help to expand access to basic medical testing in the developing world

07/29/2015 - RURO, Inc. Partners with Integrated Systems Engineering to Provide Comprehensive LIMS Software to Biobanks

RURO, Inc. announces a partnership with Integrated Systems Engineering (ISENET) to provide its laboratory information management software (LIMS) solutions to biobanks, with optional customization to serve tissue banks and tissue microarray core laboratories.

07/29/2015 - LinkedIn User’s Group – Khemia Software

Khemia Software has established the Khemia Software User’s Group on LinkedIn
 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

07/06/2015 - Request for Proposal - Laboratory Information Management System

Laboratory Information Management System for the Miss. Department of Health.
 The LIMS Book

2015 Edition of the Complete Guide to LIMS & Lab Informatics Released

The LIMSforum group has released the 2015 Edition of the Complete Guide to LIMS & Lab Informatics. The electronic and print versions of the book are available at The eBook version is free. You can also send it to your Kindle. This new 2015 edition has over 400 pages of information with tons of information on features and functions for LIMS and LIS and complete vendor directories for LIMS, LIS, ELN, SDMS and CDMS products. There are over 30 LIMS vendors with complete pricing information as well. This resource is compiled from our site so you will want to check back often as we will be releasing subsequent editions as the community updates the information. Any vendors who wish to be listed can do so by submitting your information and price lists to the editor. Do get your free copy at: We also have a completely new site for the LIMSbook. It has many other books you will be interested in and all of them are completely free and open access. We will be adding a facility soon to allow you to create, publish and share your books freely. Also be sure and check out our search facilities. They will help you find just the information you need from our growing list of knowledge bases.


 Upcoming Events

08/18/2015 - Next Generation Dx Summit

The Next Generation Dx Summit, entering its seventh year, brings together more than 800 diagnostics professionals from across the world, providing comprehensive programming and valuable networking opportunities. Spanning from clinical diagnostics to business strategy, this year’s expanded program encompasses predictive cancer biomarkers, companion diagnostics, infectious disease, point-of-care, pharmacy-based diagnostics, cell-free DNA, commercialization, cancer immunotherapy, and reimbursement.
 Job Postings

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LIMS / LIS & Laboratory Careers

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