July 11, 2012      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 10, Issue 27


In This Issue

 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

07/10/2012 - Request for Information - Laboratory Information Management System

The City of Charlotte, North Carolina is requesting information from software vendors with Laboratory Information Management Systems capable of fulfilling the information management requirements of a NELAP accredited municipal laboratory.
 Recent News

07/11/2012 - Emerson Automates Jubilant Life Sciences Plants in India

Pharmaceutical company Jubilant Life Sciences has chosen process automation technologies and services from Emerson Process Management, a global business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), to help increase productivity, reduce costs, and improve efficiency at three manufacturing plants in Gujarat state, India.

07/09/2012 - pharmaSOL Brings its Life Sciences Technology and Consulting Practice to North America

pharma solutions international GmbH (pharmaSOL) formally announced today the expansion of its life sciences technology and consulting practice into the North American region. pharmaSOL, an Oracle Health Sciences partner in Europe, has successfully offered its capabilities for more than 12 years. While pharmaSOL has relationships with North American-based clients already, this announcement represents the formal introduction of a US-based unit in order to optimally support its US clients.

07/02/2012 - Compugen Announces Development of NexGen Infrastructure Platform for Analysis of Next Generation Sequencing Data

Compugen Ltd. (NASDAQ: CGEN) announced today the development of "NexGen," a new platform designed to significantly enhance Compugen’s overall infrastructure for predictive drug and drug target discovery. NexGen is designed to analyze Next Generation Sequencing data which is now beginning to be generated worldwide through RNA-Seq methodology.

06/28/2012 - NovoOutreach Version 7.8 Gives AP Labs Competitive Boost

NovoPath, Inc., a leader in Anatomic Pathology Best-of-Breed Software Solutions, announces the release of NovoOutreach 7.8, an Information Exchange Platform module tailored for the anatomic pathology lab.

06/19/2012 - Record Breaking Month for Autoscribe

Autoscribe Ltd started the 2012 financial year with its best ever four week period for sales of its new Matrix Gemini LIMS. Six new system orders were placed in the UK plus one significant upgrade and two further system orders were confirmed by the US subsidiary, Autoscribe informatics.

06/19/2012 - LIMS – Why Genuine System Configuration Leads to Greater Customer Satisfaction

Comprehensive and genuine configurability, without writing custom code or using a programming script, is a rare commodity in the LIMS business but it is the key to a successful LIMS implementation.

06/19/2012 - The New Stability Express speeds up the Management Process

Autoscribe continues to develop its Matrix Gemini (LIMS) family by introducing a new stability study module replacing the well-established Matrix Plus system. Matrix Gemini Stability retains the protocol management features and the sample handling processes together with analytical result capture. As standard the system provides a fully integrated statistics module that provides graphical interpretations including predictions of product shelf life well before the study is complete.
 Upcoming Webcasts

07/18/2012 - What Every FDA Regulated Company Needs to Know About its FDA District Office

07/12/2012 - Clinical Trial Auditing - Identifying risks and building a more compliant and successful trial

 Upcoming Events

08/20/2012 - The Bioprocessing Summit

The Bioprocessing Summit brings together international leaders to discuss today's bioprocess issues from cell line selection to manufacturing. The Summit provides practical details in a relaxed, congenial atmosphere that promotes information exchange and networking. This year, a "Formulation Foci" has been added to delve into protein structure and formulations.

08/13/2012 - IMVACS 2012

The Immunotherapeutics and Vaccine Summit

07/15/2012 - 2012 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo

Keep up with the latest trends and advances in the profession….take time to interact with colleagues, peers, and experts from around the world….and keep current on the continuing changes in the health care environment- changes that directly affect you. You’ll do all that and more during the 2012 AACC Annual Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo. You’ll be able to design an educational program that suits your individual professional needs.
 LIMS Buyers Guide

2012 LIMS Buyer's Guide Available for Download

We have finished the release of the 2012 LIMS Buyer's Guide. This new edition provides an updated list of the leading LIMS companies and products along with pricing information for each.Also, new for 2012, we have scoured Youtube and the vendors sites to find product demonstrations of their LIMS software. For each vendor that has product demos, we have posted the links to those demonstrations. The vendors are listed in the order of most demos to least number of demos.To download a free copy of the 2012 LIMS Buyer's Guide, visit: http://www.limsbook.com.
 Job Postings

5/31/2009 - Aggregated List of LIMS Jobs

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

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