June 19, 2007      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 5, Issue 24


In This Issue

 Polls & Surveys

What type of information do you want when looking for a LIMS?

With so many LIMS products it seems that their web sites hardly even show a glimpse of the LIMS products. Many simply look like generic brochures. Cast your vote to tell vendors exactly what kind of information you want and how you want it.
 Recent News

06/18/2007 - CSols and STARLIMS Announce Partnership

Csols, Inc. is proud to announce its current endeavor and partnership with STARLIMS. CSols will be working in conjunction with STARLIMS in the implementation of STARLIMS software.

06/18/2007 - Agilent Technologies Expands Informatics Portfolio with Electronic Notebook for Life Sciences, Chemical Analysis After Acquiring Kalabie from Klee Group

Agilent Technologies Inc. today announced it has acquired the Klee Group’s Kalabie Electronic Laboratory Notebook (ELN). The focus for this product, which is Agilent’s first electronic notebook, will be on the pharmaceutical market and some chemical applications.

06/18/2007 - ClinPhone Unveils New-Look Website

ClinPhone, the leading Clinical Technology Organization, announces the launch of its newly designed and improved website www.clinphone.com. The new website has been thoroughly updated to reflect ClinPhone’s changing market position following the recent acquisition of DataLabs. ClinPhone is the first company to offer a truly comprehensive portfolio of technology products to the biopharmaceutical industry, providing its customers with a complete end-to-end clinical trial technology solution.

06/15/2007 - FDA Releases New Software Tool to Help Keep Food Facilities Safe from Attack

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today released a new tool to help growers, packers, processors, manufacturers, warehousers, transporters, and retailers in the food industry determine the vulnerability of individual food facilities to biological, chemical, or radiological attack.

06/14/2007 - Argonne, in partnership with NETL, develops Web-based information for oil and gas producers

A new Internet-based information system that will help oil and gas producers find technical solutions to problems has been developed by researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory with funding through the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), provided by the Office of Fossil Energy's Oil and Natural Gas Program.

06/14/2007 - New QSI Services for WinLIMS Rental Customers

QSI have introduced new customer support services for WinLIMS Rental. WinLIMS Rental has proved to be particularly popular with smaller laboratories and businesses for whom the outright purchase of a LIMS would be out of the question.

06/14/2007 - New Applied Biosystems Software Accelerates the Identification of Genetic Variants Used in Biomedical Research

Applied Biosystems, an Applera Corporation business, today announced a new software application designed to accelerate the analysis of genetic variation data. The new Variant Reporter™ Software reduces manual review time of these data by automating the detection of genetic variants and streamlining the data analysis process.

06/14/2007 - National Instruments today announced the release of NI Lookout 6.1, a Windows Vista-compatible version of its Web-enabled human machine interface (HMI) and SCADA software system.

Applied Biosystems (NYSE:ABI), an Applera Corporation business, today announced a new software application designed to accelerate the analysis of genetic variation data. The new Variant Reporter™ Software reduces manual review time of these data by automating the detection of genetic variants and streamlining the data analysis process.

06/07/2007 - Announcing the Laboratory Information Management System Seminar Tour in Vancouver, BC

Accelerated Technology Laboratories, Inc. (ATL) and Microsoft are proud to announce the kick-off of their LIMS Seminar Tour in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on July 5th, 2007. This free educational seminar will highlight the growing importance of LIMS and will explore the current challenges that are faced in the modern laboratory and demonstrate how organizations are automating operations to increase productivity and data quality while reducing operational costs.

06/06/2007 - Symyx Announces Discovery Notebook 4.1

Symyx Technologies, Inc. today announced that Symyx Software Discovery Notebook 4.1 will be available in the third quarter of 2007.
 Upcoming Events

07/26/2007 - Strategies and Advances in STABILITY TESTING

07/15/2007 - 59th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC)

07/15/2007 - American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) Annual Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo

07/15/2007 - Georgia Association of Water Professionals - 2007 Annual Meeting

07/14/2007 - Kentucky-Tennessee Water Environment Association - 2007 Annual Meeting

06/27/2007 - Analytical Labs for the 21st Century

06/27/2007 - Pharmaceutical Manufacturing 2007

06/26/2007 - Improving Solubility 2007

 Job Postings

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 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

06/18/2007 - Sources Sought Notice - Scientific Assessment and Evaluation of Food Safety Risks Throughout the Food Suppy System From Farm to Fork

06/18/2007 - Presolicitation Notice - State Laboratory Services for Antimicrobial Testing and Method Development Support

05/29/2007 - Request for Qualifications/Bids - Laboratory Information Management System

05/29/2007 - Request for Proposal - Laboratory Information System (LIMS)

 Demonstrations & Presentations

LIMS for Medical Examiner

LIMS for the Water, Wastewater Laboratory

Enterprise Software for the Pharmaceutical Laboratory

LIMS for Agriculture - What you do, What you need and How to get it

LIMS, the laboratory ERP

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