September 12, 2012      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 10, Issue 35


In This Issue

 Upcoming Webcasts

10/17/2012 - Mission Possible! How to Measure the Validation Effort for your Project

CSols, Inc. Webinar - Mission Possible! How to Measure the Validation Effort for your Project

09/26/2012 - CSols Webinar: Time for a New LIMS?

If you are trapped with an obsolete or unsupported LIMS and don't know what your options are or how to choose between them, this webinar is for you.

09/25/2012 - Ensuring Integrity and Security of Laboratory Data

This webinar will provide a comprehensive understanding of the key FDA/EU requirements for integrity and security of laboratory data and offer recommendations and tools for effective implementation.

09/19/2012 - Open Source Technologies For Clinical Trials

This webinar will demonstrate how open source technologies present an innovative solution to the current challenging climate in the clinical trial industry, and will include a short demonstration of an open source system for Electronic Data Capture (EDC) in clinical trials.
 Recent News

09/12/2012 - How to buy a LIMS Seminar - Free

Based on over 60 years of practical management experience specifying and delivering, successful LIMS solutions to any laboratory in any industry. This seminar aims to help anyone considering purchasing a new Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). It is intended to give some honest information that will help keep you on track, avoid some of the pitfalls and get your company the system that it needs.

09/12/2012 - A LIMS Implementation Methodology that really works!

Autoscribe has developed and enhanced a successful and proven LIMS implementation methodology based on work with hundreds of projects that have met customer expectations and the originally agreed budgets. By treating a LIMS project as a partnership with a customer, and listening closely to what is needed, this methodology ensures that everyone within the Autoscribe and customer project teams have clearly defined roles.

09/11/2012 - Announcing the 2nd Annual SLAS Conference and Exhibition

Why should you take part in SLAS2013 – the 2nd Annual SLAS Conference and Exhibition? Because it’s where 4,500 of the best global laboratory science and technology minds -- innovative scientists, engineers, researchers and technologists from academic, government and commercial laboratories -- come together to learn, explore and gain repeatable inspiration from leaders in the field.

09/11/2012 - Illumina and Partners HealthCare Announce Alliance to Introduce Next-Generation Sequencing Clinical Interpretation and Reporting Tools

Illumina, Inc. and Partners HealthCare today announced a strategic alliance to offer medical geneticists and pathologists infrastructure and networking tools to support the interpretation and reporting process for genetic sequencing data.

09/10/2012 - Bruker Announces New Quantitative Proteomics Capabilities with Skyline Software

At the 11th HUPO Annual World Congress the MacCoss lab of Biological Mass Spectrometry at the University of Washington in Seattle introduces a new version of Skyline Software, now supporting Bruker maXis™ series ultra-high resolution ESI-Qq-TOF mass spectrometers.

08/30/2012 - CLSI and APHL Announce Fall Webinar Series

Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) will cohost four webinars with the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) in the coming months. The educational webinars will feature important topics for clinical and public health laboratories. Each webinar will focus on specific CLSI documents.

08/27/2012 - Thermo Fisher Scientific Named Company of the Year for Integrated Biobanking Solutions by Frost & Sullivan

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today announced that Frost & Sullivan recently named it the company of the year for integrated biobanking solutions. After extensive analysis of the biobanking market, Frost & Sullivan concluded that there are currently no other market participants with such a diverse and cutting-edge portfolio of products, services and solutions for the biobanking industry.
 Upcoming Events

11/07/2012 - WWEM 2012 - Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring

WWEM is the specialist event for the Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring community. WWEM is focused on measurement, testing and analysis for the water and wastewater and environmental industry. From test kits to process measurement,laboratory analysis right through to fixed and portable gas detection, if you work in the water industry, you need to be at WWEM.

10/02/2012 - 10th Annual Functional Genomics Screening Strategies

Effectively Utilizing RNAi and Chemical Genomics Screens to Drive Drug Discovery. Five Cutting-Edge Presentations on Integrating Chemical and Genomic Screens Will Be Held at the 10th Annual Functional Genomics Screening Strategies Conference in Boston - Part of the 10th Annual Discovery on Target

09/24/2012 - 10th Anniversary Cold Chain & Temperature Global Management Forum

The 10th Annual Cold Chain & Temperature Control Global Forum will examine the modern cold chain – including all temperature range products and their regulatory requirements – as well as evolving sectors such as Medical Devices & Diagnostics, Generics, APIs, Clinical and Biologics and cell therapies.
 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:
 Job Postings

5/31/2009 - Aggregated List of LIMS Jobs

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

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