September 19, 2012      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 10, Issue 36


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.
 Recent News

09/19/2012 - Automation GT designs micro solution for the treatment of Prostate Cancer

California based Life Science specialist, Automation GT, has developed automated machines to assist the manufacturing of products to treat prostate cancer. The machines, operating at micro-level, were developed for a medical company that specializes in the manufacture of products for cancer treatment. Automation GT designed automated systems to inspect and measure radioactive seeds 500-600 microns in size and assemble them into strands that were implanted at the site of cancerous cells.

09/19/2012 - 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.

09/18/2012 - Accelrys Transforms Lab-to-Commercialization Process with New Integrated Accelrys Process Management and Compliance Suite

Accelrys, Inc., a leading provider of scientific innovation lifecycle management software, today announced the new integrated Accelrys Process Management and Compliance Suite of software products designed specifically to enhance product and process insight, facilitate collaboration and streamline product development from research through late-stage quality control and manufacturing.

09/13/2012 - NeoGenomics Develops and Implements Proprietary Method for Automating and Interpreting Fluorescence In-Situ Hybridization Test Data

NeoGenomics, Inc., a leading provider of cancer-focused genetic testing services, announced today it has begun using a new proprietary software that it developed for reading and interpreting Fluorescent in Situ Hybridization ("FISH") digital data. The company will use this software to further automate certain FISH analyses in its own laboratories and will consider sub- licensing it to other providers. The Company also announced that it has applied for a utility patent on this methodology and the related software.

09/13/2012 - Ingenuity Systems Delivers Integrated Workflow in Ion Reporter™ Software Suite and Ingenuity Variant Analysis Offerings

Ingenuity Systems, a leading provider of information and analysis solutions for life science researchers, today demonstrated the integration of Ingenuity Variant Analysis with Ion Reporter™ Software at Ion World 2012. The combined solutions enable users to get one-click access to Variant Analysis to interpret their variants from all human DNA variation workflows.

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.

09/12/2012 - Bio-Rad’s New Image Lab™ Software Automates Total Protein Normalization for More Accurate Western Blotting Analysis

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. announced today that it has introduced the new Image Lab 4.1 software for use with the ChemiDoc™ MP imaging system. The new software automates multiplex analysis, providing a faster, more accurate alternative for quantifying protein expression levels via western blotting.
 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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