February 18, 2015      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 13, Issue 6


In This Issue

 Event Focus

04/14/2015 - Paperless Lab Academy

The Paperless Lab Academy is the ideal learning platform, for those considering consolidating, integrating and simplifying laboratory data management systems. This year's theme of the Paperless Lab Academy will focus on how to MANAGE THE CHANGE PROCESS in both R&D and QA/QC laboratories in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, consumer goods and chemical industries.
 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

02/10/2015 - Solicitation - Anatomic Pathology Laboratory Information System (APLIS) Software Solution

Anatomic Pathology Laboratory Information System (APLIS) Software Solution - The US Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity (USAMRAA) in support of the Defense Heath Agency (DHA)

02/09/2015 - Request for Proposal - Laboratory Information Management System Software

Maraton County Heath Department, Wisconsin - Laboratory Information Management System Software
 Recent News

02/18/2015 - SLAS2015 Welcomes Nearly 4,700 to Washington DC

SLAS welcomed 4,695 participants from 34 countries to SLAS2015, the Fourth Annual SLAS Conference and Exhibition, held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC, Feb. 7-11, 2015. This select and diverse collection of scientists, academicians, business leaders and students from around the globe benefitted from an extensive lineup of education, new production information, and opportunities to connect with peers interested in charting the future of laboratory science and technology.

02/17/2015 - AstraZeneca Licences Labguru Research and Lab Management Software

BioData, producer of Labguru, the web-based research and lab management system, today announced that the Innovative Medicines unit of global pharmaceutical business, AstraZeneca, has adopted the Labguru platform for the global management of biological reagents used in pre-clinical research.

02/17/2015 - Clinical Trials Go Digital with Thales and SureClinical

Thales, a world leader in critical information systems and cybersecurity, and SureClinical, a global provider of cloud-based content management application software and services for health sciences, announce that ThalesnShield hardware security modules (HSMs) are being used by SureClinical, to secure its cloud-based digital signing solution. Pharmaceutical and healthcare companies can now conduct clinical trials faster and more cost-efficiently, accelerating speed to market, without compromising security.

02/13/2015 - AACC Honors 2015 Award Winners for Advancing Laboratory Medicine and Patient Care

AACC and its academy, the National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry (NACB), are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 AACC and NACB Awards, which honor laboratory medicine professionals worldwide for advancing the field of clinical laboratory testing.

02/12/2015 - Core Informatics Introduces Core Collaboration for Science

Core Informatics, a leader in scientific data management software for accelerating scientific research, collaboration and discovery, today announced the release of Core Collaboration™, an agile solution developed to power successful partnerships around the world.

02/11/2015 - Khemia Software to Exhibit at PITTCON 2015 Conference & Expo in New Orleans March 9-12

Khemia Software will be onsite at PITTCON, the premier venue for the laboratory science industry, held March 9-12 at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Khemia will be showing attendees the Omega 11 Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS).Come see us at Booth # 2843

LIMS Implementation: Let me Count the Ways

So you're ready to implement your LIMS, that's great! What methodology have you chosen? You did know there are several ways to implement your LIMS, right?
 Upcoming Events

04/21/2015 - INTERPHEX 2015

NTERPHEX (International Pharmaceutical Expo), is the single source for complete biopharmaceutical manufacturing solutions to safely and cost effectively process all dosage forms for life-enhancing drugs. It brings over 12,000 global pharmaceutical and biotechnology professionals together with 600+ suppliers through a unique combination of exhibition, education, workshops, partnering opportunities, and networking events.

03/08/2015 - Pittcon 2015

Pittcon is the World’s Largest Annual Conference and Exposition for Laboratory Science. This dynamic global event offers a unique opportunity to get a hands-on look at the latest innovations and to find solutions to all your laboratory challenges. The robust technical program offers the latest research in more than 2,000 technical presentations covering a diverse selection of methodologies and applications. Pittcon also offers more than 100 short courses in a wide range of topics and the once-a-year chance to network with colleagues.

02/23/2015 - IQPC's 13th Cold Chain GDP & Temperature Management Logistics Summit

300+ supply chain stakeholders together to discuss today’s hottest topics in temperature control logistics, biotechnology, supply chain integrity and quality management. The largest Canadian event of it’s kind, this is a must-attend!
 Upcoming Webcasts

02/20/2015 - FDA's Pet Food Labeling Guidelines

02/18/2015 - Pharmaceutical and Chemical Classification under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule

 The LIMS Book

Introducing the 2014 Edition of the Complete Guide to LIMS & Laboratory Informatics

Introducing the 2014 Edition of:

The Complete Guide to LIMS & Laboratory Informatics

The Laboratory Informatics Institute is pleased to announce the 2014 release of the new, Complete Guide to LIMS and Laboratory Informatics.   This reference guide is unique in the LIMS industry by providing a side-by-side comparison of the most popular LIMS products on the market along with complete pricing information and now, we have provided links to demonstrations of the various listed products.  Also, we have updated the guide to be completely available on-line and kept up-to-date daily as new information becomes available along with critical information you need to help you document your LIMS requirements.

 Job Postings

Aggregated List of LIMS Jobs

LIMS / LIS & Laboratory Careers

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