February 03, 2009      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 7, Issue 4


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

02/03/2009 - LIMS for the Nuclear Industry and all Radiochemical Laboratories

Matrix Rutherford is specifically designed for the nuclear industry and related test laboratories. The Matrix Rutherford LIMS configuration is an, out of the box, versatile software solution that features workflows for Environmental District Surveys, Liquid Discharge, Gaseous Discharge and Chemistry all in one system. The system can also be easily configured for Radioactive Waste Management applications.

01/29/2009 - Professional Analytical and Consulting Services (PACS) - Laboratory Testing and Services; PACS: Testing, Consulting, Expert Witness, Short Courses and Conferences

PACS is happy to confirm 2009 Las Vegas February courses: Quality Assurance of Chemical Measurements, Environmental Data Validation, Expert Witness Practices for Scientists, Gas Chromatography, Mass Spectral Interpretation, Advanced Mass Spectral Interpretation, AA/GFAA/ICP/ICP-MS, and Activated Carbon Adsorption Principles.

01/29/2009 - Agilent Technologies Supports Healex ChemLaunch to Round Out Chromatography Software Suite

Agilent Technologies Inc. and Healex Systems Ltd. today announced that Agilent now fully supports Healex’s ChemLaunch remote instrument access and control module for Agilent’s ChemStation chromatography software

01/28/2009 - Agilent Technologies, The MathWorks to Offer MATLAB(r) Data Analysis Software With Agilent Oscilloscopes

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) and The MathWorks today announced the availability of MATLAB(r) data analysis software with the purchase of Agilent 5000, 6000, 7000 and 90000 Series oscilloscopes

01/28/2009 - LabVantage Sapphire Enhances its Certified Integration with SAP® ERP

LabVantage today announced that its LabVantage Sapphire Laboratory Information Management Suite (LIMS) has enhanced its certified integration with the SAP® ERP application.

01/28/2009 - Delivering Results at Pittcon 2009

At this year's Pittsburgh Conference, Labtronics Inc. will showcase informatics solutions and technologies under the theme "Delivering Results Automatically" - making data and information available when and where it is needed most, so that laboratory personnel can make real-time decisions with confidence.

01/28/2009 - The Hospital for Sick Children Selects GenoLogics for an Integrated Lab and Data Management Solution across Multiple Sciences

GenoLogics today announced that The Centre for Applied Genomics at The Hospital for Sick Children is deploying its lab and data management solution across multiple facilities of its genome centre.

01/28/2009 - Ocimum Biosolutions Exposes Biotracker

Advanced API now available in Biotracker™ 4.1

01/28/2009 - Clarmon Introduces QAvalid v2.0, the New Generation, Web-based Validation and Compliance Management System

Clarmon Corporation announced today the release of QAvalid 2.0, the latest version of its leading validation and compliance management system. Ocimum Biosolutions distributes implements and supports Clarmon Corporation’s QAvalid™ - Compliance Management Solution in North America and Asia.
 Upcoming Events

03/23/2009 - Drug Information Association (DIA) - 21st Annual EuroMeeting

Europe provides a contrasting perspective to the global drug market that is not fully understood by colleagues around the world. The EuroMeeting provides a once-a-year opportunity to explain it all.

03/17/2009 - INTERPHEX 2009

INTERPHEX is the world's most trusted source for leading-edge technology, education, and sourcing of the products and services that drive scientific innovation for Life Sciences manufacturing from drug development to market – accelerating regulated products for patient care globally.

03/02/2009 - SmartLabs: Laboratory Informatics Exchange 2009

This invite-only senior level meeting brings together experts on Informatics, IT, Science, Discovery and Innovation to discuss best practice strategies for accelerating the development of your quality life cycles and maximising ROI through workflow optimisation.

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
 Job Postings

Senior Product Manager for OpenLAB

LES & Validation Project Managers needed in Greater Boston Area

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

Software Engineer - Lab Automation

Laboratory Jobs and Careers posted on Hotjobs.com

 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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