August 14, 2007      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 5, Issue 32


In This Issue

 Announcements welcomes Genologics as a premium sponsor is pleased to announce the addition of Genologics to the growing family of premium sponsors of the world's largest community of LIMS users and professionals.

Vendor validation gets software up and running faster

Validating the latest version of a software system can cost an organisation a considerable amount of staff time - but not upgrading can mean losing out on the earning capacity represented by the new features on offer.

Duke University's Center for Human Genetics DNA Bank discovers lab labeling solution that can take the cold.

The DNA Bank and Tissue Repository at the Center for Human Genetics (CHG) is one of the oldest and largest DNA banks in the United States, processing blood and tissue samples for CHG researchers as well as investigators nationally and worldwide. The DNA Bank recently upgraded their lab labeling system to ensure the long-term integrity of samples and to meet their needs for barcode tracking and laboratory information management

Develop your LIMS Requirements with the LIMSpec Library

The Laboratory Informatics Institute (LIMStitute) is proud to announce the release of our LIMSpec Library.  The LIMSpec Library is a collection of eBooks published by the LIMStitute that provides you with a selection of LIMS specification templates.  The LIMSpec will save you many hours in developing your LIMS requirements. To take a tour of the LIMSpec, Click Here to view a short demonstration.

 Recent News

08/10/2007 - Symyx Technologies to Acquire MDL Information Systems from Elsevier

Symyx Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:SMMX) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire certain content and software products of MDL Information Systems for $123 million in cash (subject to a working capital adjustment) from Elsevier Inc.

08/10/2007 - San Francisco, CA Next Stop on Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) Seminar Tour!

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to meet others in your industry and learn how to achieve measurable improvements via LIMS for your laboratory operation.

08/09/2007 - Honeywell Introduces Material Tracking Software For Mining, Minerals And Metals Supply Chains

Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today released Material Tracking R100 as part of its Business FLEX manufacturing execution system (MES) applications. Material Tracking is a configurable software framework that enables mining, mineral processing and metals production companies to synchronize supply chains with financial processes, resulting in improved productivity and reduced costs

08/09/2007 - Etrials(R) EDC(TM) to Interface with Green Mountain Logic LabPas CT™

An agreement to create an interface between etrials’ Electronic Data Capture (EDC), the most adaptable, flexible and advanced eClinical solution on the market today, and LabPas CT, the leading Phase I automation software developed by Green Mountain Logic (GML), was announced today by the two companies.

08/07/2007 - Linking the Sample to the Data – QSI and Brady Corporation

A new strategic business partnership between QSI, suppliers of WinLIMS to over 800 user sites world wide and Brady Corporation, world leaders in labelling technology, can now deliver unique solutions for sample labelling and laboratory information management. Durable, legible labelling is essential to ensure the integrity of sample identification with laboratory data.

08/07/2007 - GE Healthcare Life Sciences Speeding Up High Content Analysis

New IN Cell Investigator software enables live cell tracking and increased productivity
 Upcoming Events

09/20/2007 - RNAi Europe

09/20/2007 - Live Web Seminar: FDA final Guidance Investigating Out-Of-Specification (OOS) Test Results for Pharmaceutical Production

09/17/2007 - 4th Annual Laboratory Instrument Qualificatoin & System Validation

09/17/2007 - Implementing and Utilizing XML and ECTD FOR SUBMISSIONS

09/16/2007 - Virginia Water Environment Association - 2007 Annual Meeting

09/10/2007 - Screening Targets

09/10/2007 - Ion Channel Targets

09/09/2007 - Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association - 2007 RMSAWWA/RMWEA Joint Annual Conference

09/04/2007 - Proteomics Europe Conference

09/04/2007 - European Biomarkers Summit

08/29/2007 - Chesapeake Water Environment Association - 2007 Annual Meeting

 Job Postings

Scientist: SQL*LIMS, Empower, NuGenesis

21cfr part 11 consultant

LabWare LIMS Developer

Business Consultant Bilingual / Spanish

SQL *LIMS Developer

StarLIMS Developer

 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

08/14/2007 - Contract Advertisement - Lab Contract

08/07/2007 - Request for Proposal - Electronic Case Management System

07/23/2007 - Request for Proposal~Laboratory Information System (LIS) for Tanzania

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