January 27, 2009      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 7, Issue 3


In This Issue

 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

01/26/2009 - Request for Proposal - Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)

South Tahoe Public Utility District (District) will receive proposals for its purchase of Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) until February 9, 2009 at 5:00 p.m.

12/30/2008 - Request for Proposal - Laboratory Information Management System

The County of San Diego Sheriff’s Department is soliciting proposals from qualified vendors for the implementation of a Forensic Biology/DNA Laboratory Information Management System

12/29/2008 - Presolicitation Notice - Laboratory Information Management System

US Department of the Navy - Automated Evidence Tracking System: The Fleet Industrial Supply Center Norfolk, Contracting Department, Philadelphia Office, intends to solicit for the procurement of a Laboratory Information Management System for Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS
 Recent News

01/26/2009 - Sciformatix Announces Laboratory Information Management System, Breakthrough in Samples and Storage Management for Small/Medium Labs

SciLIMS SSM Delivered as "Software as a Service," Providing Cost Advantage, Plus Ease of Installation, Operation, and Maintenance

01/26/2009 - Agilent Technologies Introduces New Automation Brand, Revolutionary Products at LabAutomation2009

Agilent Technologies Inc. today announced it has renamed Velocity11 as Agilent Automation Solutions and selected LabAutomation2009 to introduce the new division.

01/26/2009 - Leading Petrochemical Organization Expands Global Deployment of LimsLink

A worldwide leader in the petrochemical industry continues to expand their deployment of LimsLink to manage the integration between their laboratory instruments and LIMS at plant locations around the world.

01/26/2009 - Thermo Fisher Scientific Introduces New Functionality in its Purpose-Built Darwin LIMS for Pharmaceutical Manufacturing R&D and QA/QC

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today introduced significant functionality enhancements to Darwin LIMS, its purpose-built Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) designed specifically for pharmaceutical manufacturing R&D and QA/QC.

01/23/2009 - XenoBiotic Laboratories chooses Debra LIMS

Contract research organisation XenoBiotic Laboratories, Inc. (XBL) has purchased LabLogic Systems' Debra LIMS solution to manage ADME data at its New Jersey research facility.

01/20/2009 - Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics Selects GenoLogics Solution to Manage Next Generation Sequencing Data

GenoLogics today announced that Wellcome Trust is deploying its lab and data management solution for genomics, including integrations to next generation sequencing platforms.

01/20/2009 - Autoscribe announces the release of a new version of its 'Feedback' management system

Managing and building customer relationships is a key contributing factor to the success of any business. To help in this task, Autoscribe announces the release of a new version of its ‘Feedback’ Customer Complaints Management system.
 Upcoming Events

02/09/2009 - CBI’s 2nd Annual Bio/Pharmaceutical Forum on Knowledge Management for Medical Affairs

Develop Compliant and Efficient Strategies for Centralizing, Disseminating and Utilizing Medical Information

02/09/2009 - Clinical Trials Congress 2009

COMPETE FOR THE FUTURE: Breakthrough Operational Strategies to Innovate for Success

02/09/2009 - 8th Annual ePharma Summit

IIR's 8th annual ePharma Summit event - The Innovative, Forward-Thinking Event for Pharma Marketing in a Web 2.0 World

02/03/2009 - The 3rd Nordic LIMS Conference - “LIMS in frontline for laboratories in change”

The purpose of the 3rd Nordic LIMS Conference is to share experiences, new ideas and best practices in usage and implementation of laboratory information management systems, to benefit the everyday work in laboratories. The program is planned to facilitate networking with colleagues and to create new acquaintances

02/03/2009 - Clinical Trial Registries and Results Databases

Clinical Data Transparency and Disclosure Techniques for Compliance in an Evolving Regulatory Framework
 Job Postings

Sales Partner - Life sciences & Chemical Analysis Products - Agilent Technologies

Join Agilent Technologies’, the global leader in measurement technologies as a Sales Agent for the Life Science and Chemical Analysis division.

Software Engineer - Lab Automation

Agilent Technologies Life Science Chemical Analysis’ Velocity11 business is a leader in providing laboratory automation solutions for drug discovery and a range of other scientific research and development applications. Help us become the standard in lab automation. Our goal, which we passionately pursue, is to provide every customer with the Ultimate Automation Experience™.

Senior LIMS Project Manager/Business Analyst (live in any state)

LabAnswer is Hiring!!!!! We need a few great Senior LIMS Project Managers and Business Analysts to support and manage a Global LIMS implimentation and validation project. Great opportunity for those interested in a secure long term career environment.

Laboratory Jobs and Careers posted on Hotjobs.com

A listing of the latest posting of laboratory jobs and careers.
 Polls & Surveys

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

What most influenced your LIMS Selection?

Are you happy with Crystal Reports?

Which Database would you prefer to use for your LIMS?

Custom LIMS vs. Commercial LIMS Product

LIMS Satisfaction Poll

Web Browser Based LIMS vs. Traditional Windows LIMS

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