April 08, 2015      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 13, Issue 13


In This Issue

 Event Focus

05/05/2015 - Nordic Chemical Biology Meeting

These symposia will promote the development of small molecule research and core unit functions and strengthen the ties between chemical biology researchers in the Nordic countries. In the long term, it will contribute to establishing a stable Nordic research community which will also link to other existing European networks.

04/14/2015 - Paperless Lab Academy

The Paperless Lab Academy is the ideal learning platform, for those considering consolidating, integrating and simplifying laboratory data management systems. This year's theme of the Paperless Lab Academy will focus on how to MANAGE THE CHANGE PROCESS in both R&D and QA/QC laboratories in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, consumer goods and chemical industries.

The ELN Crossroad

Did you reach full implementation and are recognizing the benefits, or did your Lab stop short?

How to Win at LIMS

A successful LIMS implementation is not as easy as selecting the “Right” piece of software
 Recent News

04/08/2015 - Khemia will be exhibiting at Lab Technology Day in Raleigh on May 5th

18th Annual Lab Technology Day - Khemia would like to invite you to participate at this annual event which will be on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. As in the past, Lab Technology Day will be at the North Carolina State University McKimmon Center in Raleigh, North Carolina.

04/08/2015 - RURO Systems, Services Now Available on GSA Schedule 70

RURO, Inc., a leading Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS), RFID and sample management solutions provider, announces the US Government Services Administration’s (GSA) awarding of its IT Schedule 70 contract. Schedule 70 creates a smooth, shopping cart-style experience for government entities to acquire software, goods and services from IT providers.

04/01/2015 - Ambry Genetics Acquires Progeny Software, LLC

Ambry Genetics (“Ambry”) announces the acquisition of Progeny Software, LLC. This acquisition marries the premier clinical genetics laboratory with the gold standard pedigree software company, effectively redefining Ambry as a complete genetics services company on the forefront of personalized medicine.

04/01/2015 - TraxStar Technologies Announces Latest QATrax Test Lab Management Software Now Available

Leading software solutions company TraxStar Technologies, announces the newest version of QATrax Test Lab Management Software. QATrax, the most versatile software in the test lab management space, is winning acclaim from users in both small and large laboratories.

04/01/2015 - Freezerworks Unveils New Logo In Preparation for Upcoming Software Upgrade

On April 1, 2015, Dataworks Development, Inc.released a new logo design for its laboratory information management system in anticipation of the release of their latest product, Freezerworks 2015. This software upgrade will feature some significant and important changes, and the company says it wanted a new logo to symbolize this fresh start.
 The LIMS Book

2015 Edition of the Complete Guide to LIMS & Lab Informatics Released

The LIMSforum group has released the 2015 Edition of the Complete Guide to LIMS & Lab Informatics. The electronic and print versions of the book are available at http://www.limsbook.com The eBook version is free. You can also send it to your Kindle. This new 2015 edition has over 400 pages of information with tons of information on features and functions for LIMS and LIS and complete vendor directories for LIMS, LIS, ELN, SDMS and CDMS products. There are over 30 LIMS vendors with complete pricing information as well. This resource is compiled from our LIMSwiki.org site so you will want to check back often as we will be releasing subsequent editions as the community updates the information. Any vendors who wish to be listed can do so by submitting your information and price lists to the LIMSwiki.org editor. Do get your free copy at: http://www.limsbook.com We also have a completely new site for the LIMSbook. It has many other books you will be interested in and all of them are completely free and open access. We will be adding a facility soon to allow you to create, publish and share your books freely. Also be sure and check out our search facilities. They will help you find just the information you need from our growing list of knowledge bases.


 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

04/08/2015 - 2015-099 Request For Proposals For Professional Consultant Services For Development And Research Of A Medical Examiner Lims Proposal Document


04/01/2015 - Request for Proposals for Professional Consultant Services for Development and Research of Public Health LIMS Proposal Document

Tarrant County is requesting proposals from Vendors with experience in defining requirements and developing technical requests for proposals (RFPs) for Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). Tarrant County expects to receive and evaluate responses from multiple vendors.
 Upcoming Events

05/18/2015 - Cutting-edge Technologies for Drug Target Validation Conference

Expand your knowledge and advance your career! Join over 200 academics and industry professionals to discuss the latest advancements in Cutting-edge Technologies for Drug Target Validation.

05/18/2015 - [inform] 2015 - Waters' Premier Informatics Users' Conference

Premier conference featuring innovative solutions for laboratory data management. Case study presentations will deliver specific examples of how Waters' software can expedite your workflow, allowing you to act on results faster.

04/21/2015 - INTERPHEX 2015

NTERPHEX (International Pharmaceutical Expo), is the single source for complete biopharmaceutical manufacturing solutions to safely and cost effectively process all dosage forms for life-enhancing drugs. It brings over 12,000 global pharmaceutical and biotechnology professionals together with 600+ suppliers through a unique combination of exhibition, education, workshops, partnering opportunities, and networking events.
 Job Postings

Aggregated List of LIMS Jobs

LIMS / LIS & Laboratory Careers

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