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Astrix Expert Insights – Strategies for Leading a Successful Digital Transformation in the Laboratory

Posted on Lab Informatics. 3 June, 2021

Astrix CEO, Dale Curtis, along with our executive team of informatics experts […]

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Accelerating Biotherapeutic Analysis – Can you afford not to use your most valuable data?

Posted on Lab Informatics. 3 June, 2021

Protein biotherapeutics have shown considerable promise in the treatment of a wide […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – June 2021

Posted on NIH. 31 May, 2021

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency. […]

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The New Vision for Scientific Development

Posted on Lab Informatics. 31 May, 2021

The R&D pipeline is the foundation for building the future of any […]

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Digital Transformation Webcast Series

Posted on Lab Informatics. 24 May, 2021

Revolutionizing Scientific Laboratory Informatics Astrix Software Technology has been an industry leader […]

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The Seamless Laboratory – Beyond the Traditional LIMS

Posted on Lab Informatics. 21 May, 2021

The dynamic nature of today’s modern laboratory requires an agile approach to […]

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Digital Transformation is Not Just About Technology, It’s Also About Process

Posted on Lab Informatics. 20 May, 2021

Digital transformation of laboratory operations is a significant undertaking. The different approaches […]

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Academic Institutions and Regulatory Compliance in the Labs: Why It Matters

Posted on Regulatory Compliance. 18 May, 2021

Partnering and the Challenge of Research Regulatory Compliance Major research institutions and […]

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What are Data Silos Doing to Your Laboratory’s Productivity?

Posted on Lab Informatics. 14 May, 2021

The R&D landscape by nature is in a constant state of flux, […]

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Case Study: LabVantage LIMS Implementation for a DNA Testing Laboratory

Posted on labvantage. 11 May, 2021

Overview A leading diagnostics laboratory that specializes in DNA based testing was […]

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Solving the Connectivity Puzzle: The Lab Operating System of the Future

Posted on Lab Informatics. 7 May, 2021

Science and Technology never stand still. This continuous evolution drives us towards […]

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Laboratory Software Spotlight – Riffyn

Posted on Lab Informatics. 5 May, 2021

Digitally Driving Data Analytics for Faster Product Development Leaders of scientific R&D […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – May 2021

Posted on NIH. 4 May, 2021

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency. […]

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“Lean Methodologies” Revolutionize Pharma Quality Control Labs

Posted on Lab Compliance. 19 April, 2021

The pharmaceutical quality control (QC) laboratory serves one of the most vital functions in pharmaceutical production […]

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Case Study: Business Process Analysis and LIMS Selection for a Global Life Sciences Company

Posted on Case Study. 19 April, 2021

Overview A global life sciences company focused on providing products for emerging […]

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Federal Scientific Staffing Services

Posted on Scientific Staffing. 13 April, 2021

At Astrix, our vision is to provide our clients the necessary scientific […]

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The Future Vision of Lab Informatics Through the Lens of Mixed Reality

Posted on Lab Informatics. 6 April, 2021

Envisioning the lab of the future is the blank canvas for initiating […]

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Astrix Customer Case Study – Managed Services for a Global Specialty Chemicals Company

Posted on Case Study. 5 April, 2021

Overview A global specialty chemicals company was running Thermo Fisher Scientific SampleManager […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – April 2021

Posted on NIH. 29 March, 2021

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency. […]

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Data Integrity for Scientific Data in Flight

Posted on Lab Informatics. 24 March, 2021

Ensuring data integrity is an essential component of the biopharmaceutical industry’s responsibility […]

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Astrix Customer Case Study – LIMS Biobanking Roadmap for Clinical Trials Sample Management

Posted on Case Study. 19 March, 2021

OVERVIEW: A prominent biotechnology institute managed biospecimens using a vendor supplied system, […]

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Scitara – The benefits of developing a digital strategy across the laboratory enterprise

Posted on Lab Informatics. 16 March, 2021

Clear, Unmet Problems Limit Time to Market in Life Sciences Businesses are […]

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Lab Informatics Case Study – Digital Transformation Strategy for a Global Biopharmaceutical Company

Posted on Case Study. 15 March, 2021

Business Sector – Biopharmaceutical OVERVIEW: One of the world’s leading biopharmaceutical companies […]

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Accelerating Biopharmaceutical Innovation and Scientific Discoveries

Posted on Lab Informatics. 8 March, 2021

Today’s biopharmaceutical market accounts for as much as 25% of the total […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – March 2021

Posted on NIH. 2 March, 2021

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency. […]

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Laboratory Software Spotlight – Scitara – Transforming Lab Connectivity

Posted on Lab Informatics. 1 March, 2021

Powering the Digital Transformation of Scientific Laboratories Scitara is a global provider […]

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IoT Technology Enables Automated Regulatory Compliance for the Laboratory

Posted on Lab Informatics. 25 February, 2021

Accelerating science and discovery through a digital workflow powered by AI, data […]

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Is Your Modern Lab Really that Modern?

Posted on Lab Informatics. 24 February, 2021

L7 Informatics: The New Digital Age of the Laboratory Considerations for Better Data […]

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Navigating the Digital Journey – Astrix Interview with LCGC North America

Posted on Lab Informatics. 17 February, 2021

Achieving digital transformation in the scientific laboratory Advances in the digital transformation […]

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Breaking Down Data Silos in the Lab: How Integrated Data Management Systems Can Support Diagnostic Labs

Posted on Lab Informatics. 16 February, 2021

Thought Leadership Spotlight Precision medicine is revolutionizing the way we approach modern […]

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Turning Silos into Synergies: L7 Informatics Pioneers a Better Way for Precision Diagnostics Process and Data Management

Posted on Lab Informatics. 10 February, 2021

Rapid advances in next-generation sequencing (NGS) have revolutionized the study of genomics […]

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L7 Informatics Named to Gartner’s 2020 Cool Vendors in Life Sciences List

Posted on Lab Informatics. 3 February, 2021

L7 Informatics is a premier provider of laboratory informatics solutions that revolutionize […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – February 2021

Posted on NIH. 3 February, 2021

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency. […]

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Streamline Digital Workflows with the New IDBS E-WorkBook Cloud

Posted on Lab Informatics. 29 January, 2021

IDBS E-WorkBook Cloud is a scalable, enterprise-ready SaaS laboratory informatics platform that […]

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Astrix Case Study – Selecting a LIMS for the Laboratory

Posted on Case Study. 25 January, 2021

Overview Increased biopharmaceutical R&D outsourcing, exponentially growing data volumes, and new technologies […]

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Agile Business and Scientific Information Management with the BioIT Solutions 1PLATFORM4 Software Suite

Posted on Lab Informatics. 20 January, 2021

Astrix partners with leaders in laboratory informatics and laboratory software, such as […]

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Maximizing User Adoption of a New LIMS

Posted on Lab Informatics. 15 January, 2021

A laboratory information management system (LIMS) functions as a centralized hub for […]

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Scientific Computing Article – Transforming the Laboratory

Posted on Lab Informatics. 13 January, 2021

Article Excerpt Featuring Astrix President & CEO; Dale Curtis The Need For […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – January 2021

Posted on NIH. 5 January, 2021

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency. […]

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Astrix Case Study – Laboratory Computing Managed Services for a Global Biopharmaceutical Company

Posted on Case Study. 15 December, 2020

Business Sector: Pharmaceutical Overview A growing biopharmaceutical company focused on novel therapeutics […]

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The 2020 LIMS Research Suvery by Astrix Technology Group

Posted on Lab Informatics. 15 December, 2020

Astrix Technology Group, a leading provider of Professional and Strategic Outsourced Services […]

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Astrix Case Study: Waters Empower Custom Fields Development and Validation

Posted on Case Study. 8 December, 2020

Overview This project involved one of the world’s fastest-growing pharmaceutical compa­nies with […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – December 2020

Posted on NIH. 30 November, 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency […]

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Astrix Case Study – Core LIMS Implementation at Medical Diagnostics Company

Posted on Case Study. 25 November, 2020

Case Study Overview A startup medical diagnostics company specializing in tests that […]

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Astrix Technology Group Podcast – The Digital Transformation of the Lab

Posted on Lab Informatics. 16 November, 2020

Advances in the digital transformation of scientific labs are occurring so fast […]

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Lab Informatics Case Study: Informatics Roadmap for a Global Biotechnology Company

Posted on case study. 16 November, 2020

Overview A global biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing treatments for […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – November 2020

Posted on NIH. 4 November, 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency […]

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Tips for SampleManager LIMS Instrument Integration

Posted on Lab Informatics. 22 October, 2020

The following blog will detail SampleManager LIMS Instrument integration best practices and […]

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Tips for SampleManager Implementation and Upgrades

Posted on Sample Manager. 20 October, 2020

Thermo Scientific™ SampleManager LIMS™ is unique in that it delivers laboratory management, […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – October 2020

Posted on NIH. 8 October, 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency […]

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Case Study: LabVantage LIMS Biobanking Validation for a Contract Research Organization

Posted on LIMS Implementation. 3 September, 2020

Overview A contract research organization (CRO) providing full-service clinical development services to biopharmaceutical and […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – September 2020

Posted on NIH. 2 September, 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency […]

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Designing the Unified Lab of the Future with BIOVIA ONE Lab

Posted on BIOVIA. 12 August, 2020

The need for optimizing operational efficiency while maintaining data integrity is at […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – August 2020

Posted on NIH. 6 August, 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – July 2020

Posted on NIH. 9 July, 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency […]

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Case Study: Cybersecurity Assessment for a Global Biopharmaceutical Company

Posted on Lab Informatics. 6 July, 2020

Case Study – Overview One of the world’s leading biopharmaceutical companies, initiated […]

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Remote Capabilities in the World of COVID-19: Laboratory Informatics Roadmap for Encoded Therapeutics

Posted on Lab Informatics. 24 June, 2020

Case Study From Astrix Technology Group Business Sector:  Biotechnology Overview: Encoded Therapeutics […]

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Astrix On-Demand Webinar – Planning and Executing a LabVantage LIMS Validation

Posted on Lab Informatics. 23 June, 2020

Overview: Validating a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) with the many configuration […]

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Why a Third-Party Informatics Consultant Should be Part of Your Cloud Strategy

Posted on Managed Services. 9 June, 2020

Cloud computing is the 21st century’s version of the industrial revolution. In […]

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Selecting a Managed Services Partner for Laboratory Informatics

Posted on Managed Services. 4 June, 2020

Scientific organizations face ever increasing pressure from business stakeholders to reduce costs […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – June 2020

Posted on NIH. 3 June, 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency […]

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Integrating Laboratory Instruments with Waters Empower 3

Posted on Lab Informatics. 14 May, 2020

Integrating Laboratory Instruments with Waters Empower 3 is a crucial initiative in […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates – May 2020

Posted on NIH. 5 May, 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency […]

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Creating Validation Documentation for BIOVIA Applications

Posted on BIOVIA. 5 May, 2020

Computer systems have produced significant changes to business processes in every industry […]

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Strategies for Surviving an FDA Audit

Posted on Lab Compliance. 30 April, 2020

As part of its mission to ensure public safety, the FDA inspects […]

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The Race to Develop Treatments and Vaccines for COVID-19

Posted on Lab Informatics. 16 April, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has now reached nearly every country in the world, […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Updates

Posted on NIH. 6 April, 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency […]

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Tips for Using Pipeline Pilot as an Integration Platform

Posted on BIOVIA. 27 March, 2020

One of the most common integration platforms used in laboratory informatics is […]

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Tips for Implementing and Validating NuGenesis SDMS File Capture Templates

Posted on Waters Empower3. 18 March, 2020

Waters NuGenesis Lab Management System (LMS) is a powerful platform that combines […]

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Building an Innovation Culture

Posted on Scientific Staffing. 17 March, 2020

In today’s highly competitive, fast-paced, technology-driven world, the only constant is change. […]

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Tips for Upgrading Your Waters Empower System

Posted on Waters Empower3. 13 March, 2020

Waters Empower 3 is a chromatography data system (CDS) that links to […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research and Upcoming Events – March 2020

Posted on NIH. 2 March, 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is our nation’s medical research agency […]

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Trends in FDA Data Integrity 483s and Warning Letters for Pharmaceutical Companies

Posted on Lab Compliance. 16 February, 2020

The manufacture of pharmaceutical drugs is a highly complex process that involves […]

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Tips on Implementing, Maintaining and Validating Empower 3 Software Custom Fields to Maximize Data Integrity

Posted on Waters Empower3. 11 February, 2020

Waters Empower 3 software is a chromatography data system (CDS) that links […]

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MELLODDY Consortium Employs Federated Learning and Blockchain to Enhance AI Drug Discovery

Posted on Lab Informatics. 6 February, 2020

A new consortium of pharmaceutical, technology and academic partners is hoping to […]

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Supporting Life Science IT with Laboratory Informatics as a Service

Posted on Lab Informatics. 5 February, 2020

Modern Life Science laboratories typically utilize many different applications and legacy systems […]

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research and Upcoming Events – February 2020

Posted on Lab Informatics. 3 February, 2020

As part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the […]

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LIMS Master Data Best Practices Part 5 – Mergers & Acquisitions

Posted on LIMS Master Data. 29 January, 2020

LIMS Master Data Best Practices Part 5 – Mergers & Acquisitions

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Considerations for Cloud Hosting Your Laboratory Informatics Systems

Posted on Lab Informatics. 24 January, 2020

Traditional on-premise Laboratory Informatics Systems in scientific laboratories are often accompanied by […]

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2019 Lab Informatics Year in Review

Posted on Lab Informatics. 17 January, 2020

Since 1995, Astrix Technology Group has been serving the scientific community by […]

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LIMS Master Data Best Practices Part 4 – Quality Control

Posted on LIMS Master Data. 13 January, 2020

So far in our LIMS master data best practices series, we have […]

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Integrating Multiple LIMS into a Single System

Posted on Lab Informatics. 10 January, 2020

In today’s global economy, mergers and acquisitions have become a dominant strategy […]

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LIMS Master Data Best Practices Part 3: Maintenance and Scalability

Posted on Lab Compliance. 20 December, 2019

Master data design has very important impacts over the lifecycle of a […]

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Laboratory Relocation Best Practices

Posted on Lab Informatics. 20 December, 2019

The pace of change in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries means that […]

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Benefits and Best Practices for Integrating Laboratory Instruments with LIMS

Posted on Lab Informatics. 12 December, 2019

Due to technological advances in laboratory instruments and higher throughput processes, data […]

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Evaluating Legacy LIMS Part 2: LIMS Migration

Posted on Lab Informatics. 5 December, 2019

Whether due to increases in data volume, regulatory constraints, M&As, globalization, outsourcing, […]

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LIMS Master Data Best Practices Part 2: Extrapolation of Master Data from Your Current Records

Posted on Lab Informatics. 3 December, 2019

As we mentioned in part 1 of our LIMS Master Data Best […]

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Evaluating Legacy LIMS Software Part 1: Re-engineering Your System

Posted on Lab Informatics. 20 November, 2019

The first laboratory information management systems (LIMS) were designed as simple tracking […]

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Reducing the Cost of Computer Systems Validation Efforts Through Risk Assessment

Posted on Lab Compliance. 13 November, 2019

Computerized systems have been widely adopted by the pharmaceutical industry and are […]

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The Essential Capabilities of a 21st Century CHRO

Posted on Scientific Staffing. 8 November, 2019

Change is clearly a dominant theme in the 21st century. With modern […]

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Utilizing the BIOVIA ELN with Pipeline Pilot to Enhance R&D

Posted on BIOVIA. 1 November, 2019

The BIOVIA ELN is a crucial technology that works with Pipeline Pilot […]

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Cultivating a Strong Corporate Culture to Attract and Retain Talent

Posted on Scientific Staffing. 25 October, 2019

The booming economy and record low unemployment in the United States has […]

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LIMS Master Data Best Practices Part 1: Defining the Terms

Posted on Lab Informatics. 25 October, 2019

Globalization and outsourcing trends, along with technological advancements that have dramatically increased […]

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How the UK Biobank is Revolutionizing Precision Medicine

Posted on Lab Informatics. 17 October, 2019

In the last decade, there has been a paradigm shift in the […]

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Best Practices for Integrating LIMS with Empower

Posted on LIMS Implementation. 8 October, 2019

In the recent past, scientific laboratories utilized multiple separate informatics systems, lots […]

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Future Proofing Your Lab to Match the Pace of Innovation

Posted on Lab Informatics. 30 September, 2019

The 21st century has seen a rapid increase in the pace of […]

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Best Practices for Utilizing Personality Assessments in Hiring

Posted on Scientific Staffing. 27 September, 2019

Retiring baby boomers combined with economic growth has resulted in the number […]

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Why Strategic Planning is Critical for Developing an Effective Laboratory Informatics RFP

Posted on Lab Informatics. 12 September, 2019

Data has become ubiquitous in modern scientific laboratories. In order to turn […]

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Selecting an ELN to Maximize IP Protection

Posted on Lab Informatics. 9 September, 2019

In the race to patent or publish in life sciences, time is […]

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Enhancing Data Integrity in Clinical Research with Blockchain Technology

Posted on Lab Compliance. 8 August, 2019

Verification of data integrity is a critical part of the FDA’s mission […]

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Enhancing Drug Discovery with BIOVIA Pipeline Pilot

Posted on BIOVIA. 1 August, 2019

The chances for a drug candidate entering a preclinical trial to eventually […]

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Benefits and Best Practices for LIMS Implementation in Cannabis Testing Labs

Posted on Lab Informatics. 17 July, 2019

Cannabis (aka hemp or marijuana) is a wind-pollinating genus of flowering plants […]

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Best Practices for Implementing Informatics Systems for R&D Collaborations

Posted on Lab Informatics. 15 July, 2019

In today’s global economy, scientific organizations in many different industries are turning […]

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Unlocking the Power of Deep Learning in Drug Discovery

Posted on Lab Informatics. 25 June, 2019

Drug discovery is a challenging endeavor. The first step – finding compounds […]

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Best Practices for Instrument Validation and Qualification

Posted on Laboratory Compliance. 17 June, 2019

Analytical instruments provide important scientific data about manufactured products that serves to […]

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Accelerating Drug Discovery and Development with Artificial Intelligence

Posted on Lab Informatics. 17 June, 2019

With the rate of data generation increasing exponentially in today’s technology-driven R&D […]

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Creating an Effective Validation Master Plan

Posted on Lab Compliance. 11 June, 2019

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is tasked with protecting the public […]

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Moving Your LIMS to the Cloud: What You Need to Know

Posted on Lab Informatics. 5 June, 2019

Modern laboratories in all industries are under intense pressure to reduce costs […]

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Data Integrity: The Importance of a Quality Culture

Posted on Lab Compliance. 14 May, 2019

Verification of data integrity is a critical part of the FDA’s mission […]

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Meeting the Challenges of a Multi-Generational Workforce

Posted on Scientific Staffing. 6 May, 2019

Due to the 75 million strong Baby Boomer generation reaching retirement age, […]

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Highlights from the 2019 Bio-IT World Conference & Expo

Posted on Lab Informatics. 29 April, 2019

Boston, MA. April 16-18, 2019 Since its inception in 2002, the annual […]

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Why Your Laboratory Needs a Strategic Informatics Roadmap

Posted on Lab Informatics. 23 April, 2019

The digital revolution is rapidly changing the landscape for R&D companies by […]

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Improving Laboratory Efficiency with Application Portfolio Rationalization

Posted on Lab Informatics. 25 March, 2019

Industry-leading enterprises have tended to invest heavily in laboratory IT initiatives to […]

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What the FDA’s New Guidance on Data Integrity Means for Pharmaceutical Companies

Posted on Lab Compliance. 19 March, 2019

Data integrity is an important consideration in today’s pharmaceutical GxP laboratories. Compliance […]

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Guiding Principles for Building a Smart Laboratory

Posted on Lab Informatics. 16 March, 2019

Building a Smart laboratory involves a multi-disciplinary approach and a commitment to […]

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LIMS Selection for Genomics Labs

Posted on LIMS Implementation. 4 March, 2019

Next generation sequencing (NGS) is a parallel DNA sequencing technology that is […]

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Tips for Maintaining Laboratory Data Security

Posted on Laboratory Compliance. 25 February, 2019

On June 27th, 2017, a massive ransomware attack infiltrated computer systems and […]

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Supporting Your R&D Informatics Ecosystem with Laboratory Informatics as a Service (LIaaS)

Posted on Lab Informatics. 19 February, 2019

Research and development organizations are finding themselves under pressure from many directions: […]

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Tips for working with Master Data in LabWare

Posted on LabWare. 19 February, 2019

LabWare’s Enterprise Laboratory Platform (ELP) provides a Laboratory Informatics Management System (LIMS) […]

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Six Tips to Optimize Your LabWare Implementation and Upgrades

Posted on Lab Informatics. 11 February, 2019

LabWare’s Enterprise Laboratory Platform (ELP) is a leading laboratory informatics system that […]

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