June 03, 2009      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 7, Issue 21


In This Issue

 Laboratory Instrument Spotlight

05/28/2009 - New Advances in ICP Technology

Over the last 25 years, optical emission spectrometers with ICP excitation sources have become an indispensable tool for chemical elemental analysis. Their ease of use, high sensitivity and precision, plus relative freedom from interferences have made ICP-OES systems the analytical method of choice for a wide range of applications.

LIMSfinder.com is pleased to welcome Infomed C.S. to our family of world class Laboratory Informatics Solutions Providers

LIMSfinder.com is pleased to announce the addition of Infomed C.S. as a premium sponsor
 Job Postings

5/31/2009 - Aggregated List of LIMS Jobs

The following is a real-time aggregated list of LIMS jobs pulled from job sites all over the Internet. The list is kept up to date in nearly real time.

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

LIMSfinder.com is pleased to announce an improved job board that combines both LIMS and Laboratory Career opportunities. The service is free for our member sponsors and all job seekers. The new job board offers a job search feature and allows for posting of Featured Jobs for less than $1 per day. Candidates can also subscribe to our weekly newsletter that highlights all of the Featured and Sponsored job openings.
 Recent News

06/02/2009 - Pharsight Launches Phoenix™ WinNonlin® as Cornerstone of New Software Platform for Model-Based Drug Development

Phoenix WinNonlin 6.0 Provides Enhancements to Industry-Standard PK/PD Analysis Tool, Adds New Interface and Workflow Management Engine

06/01/2009 - Complicated Samples? Find Just What You Need with ACD/IntelliTarget

New LC/MS and GC/MS deconvolution software makes confirming the presence of known compounds in messy samples faster and easier

05/29/2009 - University of Cambridge Selects IDBS as their Data Management Provider and Commences a Significant R&D Collaboration

IDBS, a leading provider of innovative data management solutions for research science, announces the formation of a strategic relationship with the Department of Chemistry at the University of Cambridge.

05/28/2009 - Water Innovations Alliance Launches ‘Smart Water Grid’ Initiative; IBM to Chair Committee Focused On Developing Water IT Technologies

Water Innovations Alliance, an industry association promoting accelerated adoption of water technologies, today announced that IBM joined the organization’s Foundation board.

05/28/2009 - Accelerated Technology Laboratories, Inc. Joins Microsoft in BioIT Alliance

Accelerated Technology Laboratories, Inc. (ATL), a leading supplier of Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) and laboratory automation, is pleased to announce it has joined the Microsoft BioIT Alliance. The Microsoft BioIT Alliance brings together pharmaceutical, biotechnology, hardware and software industries to explore new ways to share complex biomedical data and collaborate among multi-disciplinary teams to expedite discovery in the life sciences.

05/28/2009 - Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. Licenses and Deploys its EdgeLab Laboratory Software at Eugene Andre Hospital in Lyon, France

Global Med Technologies(R), Inc., an international e-Health, medical information technology company, today announced that its Inlog subsidiary has licensed and deployed its EdgeLab Laboratory Information Management Software (Marketed as "Labo Serveur" in France) to the Eugene Andre Hospital near Lyon, France.

05/22/2009 - Cranes Software subsidiary Systat Software, Inc., in Collaboration with Rescentris, releases SigmaCERF – an Electronic Lab Notebook for Life Scientists

Cranes Software today announced that its subsidiary Systat Software, Inc., (SSI) has entered into an agreement with Rescentris, Inc. of Columbus, OH, to globally offer their joint product, SigmaCERF ™ - an Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN) and knowledge management platform for life science research organizations.

05/21/2009 - How to easily track radioactive sources, items, intermediates and products

Matrix Rutherford is the latest affordable and compliant configuration of Matrix Gemini LIMS, specifically designed for the nuclear industry and related laboratories.
 Upcoming Webcasts

06/24/2009 - AACC Announces Webinar On Weathering The Storm: Surviving And Succeeding In Today’s Economy

The American Association for Clinical Chemistry presents a webinar on June 24 on Weathering the Storm: Surviving and Succeeding in Today's Economy. The webinar starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern) and will last 60 minutes. The webinar is part of AACC's Executive Thought Leadership Series supported exclusively by Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics.

06/23/2009 - Webcast: The Life Cycle of a Sample in a Fully Integrated Laboratory

Join Labtronics on June 23rd or June 25th and discover how full integration improves the efficiency of moving a sample through the cycle of scheduling, testing and reporting.

06/18/2009 - “21 CFR Part 11 Compliance - The Obama Administration” - BenAstrum Live Web Training Course

This live and interactive BenAstrum web training course will deliver concrete guidance to provide a roadmap for compliance that will have immediate benefits, withstand FDA's changes to Part 11, and discuss the new Obama administration’s approach to enforcement.

06/09/2009 - Webcast: Calculating ROI from Implementing an ELN for Routine Analyses

Join Labtronics on June 9th or June 11th and discover how to identify and measure the real savings that an ELN for routine analyses will generate within your organization - every day.
 Upcoming Events

06/25/2009 - LIMS Seminar Tour Coming to Boston, MA!

On June 25, Accelerated Technology Laboratories, Inc. (ATL) and Microsoft invite you to a free educational seminar on the growing importance of Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS). 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! Register today!!!

06/22/2009 - The 3rd International Congress of NanoBiotechnology & Nanomedicine NanoBio 2009

The International Association of Nanotechnology is now accepting abstracts for the upcoming 3rd International Congress of Nanobiotechnology & Nanomedicine 2009, which will be held on June 22- 24, 2009 at the San Francisco Airport Crowne Plaza, in in San Francisco, California, the USA.

06/21/2009 - The DIA 45th Annual Meeting

The DIA 45th Annual Meeting is the biopharmaceutical industry's largest, longest running, best-value, global, multidisciplinary event. This year's program offers learning opportunities for EVERYONEand features the biggest names from industry, regulatory, and academia.

06/15/2009 - 10th Annual Drug Discovery Leaders Summit

Over 2 days, the comprehensive and scientific conference programme will feature key note addresses, case study presentations, panel and roundtable discussions of over 45 senior level industry speakers from leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology organisations as well as academia.

06/09/2009 - World Pharmaceutical Congress

World Pharmaceutical Congress June 9-11, 2009 • Philadelphia, PA

06/08/2009 - The Business of Genomics

Advancement is important in this current economic climate. Join key thought leaders to exchange ideas and address the unique opportunities that arise from the convergence of genomic sciences in a unique interactive forum at Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s Inaugural Symposium on The Business of Genomics.

06/08/2009 - RNA Interference Summit

RNA Interference Summit

06/06/2009 - IFT Annual Meeting and Exposition 2009

Now more than ever, it’s important to expand your professional network, maintain your skills, and make smart, efficient business decisions. At the 2009 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo, you’ll find everything you need to accomplish all of these objectives in one location.
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