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May 17, 2017      Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 15, Issue 20

Welcome to LIMSfinder, the most comprehensive online, interactive magazine devoted to Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) and other Laboratory Informatics Solutions. LIMSfinder is simply the best resource for Information Technology in the Laboratory.

In This Issue

 Webcast Focus

MAY 17, 2017 2:00PM EST/6:00PM UST: Is Your Lab Ready to Comply with Data Integrity?

In one hour, you will see some real world examples of where the biggest gaps and risks are with respect to data integrity and recommended ways to mitigate them.
 Event Focus

MAY 22 - 24, 2017: Clinical Trial Supply Logistics & Temperature Management Forum

Leading experts will discuss the future of clinical trials for 2017 and beyond! Don’t miss this key event to best utilize partnerships to increase vaccine distribution efforts, improve convenience and increase satisfaction for patients by including broader delivery methods of clinical trial materials and products!

MAY 22 - 24, 2017: Pharmaceutical Traceability Forum

The premier industry event on global serialization regulations & guidelines!

MAY 22 - 25, 2017: Pharma Logistics Week

Join the One-Stop-Shop for the Entire Supply Chain at the only event where four in-depth programs are brought together under one roof: Cold Chain GDP & Temperature Management Logistics Global Forum – Spring, Clinical Trial Supply & Logistics, Pharmaceutical Traceability Forum, and the Pharmaceutical Packaging & Labeling Forum.

MAY 22-24, 2017: 3rd Pharmaceutical Packaging and Labeling Forum

This event will gather keen-minded speakers and sponsors who will be sharing the most advanced theories to ensure patient safety, comply on a global scale, offer a new level of supply chain security, and more.

MAY 22 - 25, 2017: Cold Chain GDP & Temperature Management Logistics Global Forum - Spring

The world’s largest event for temperature-controlled life science supply chains.

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Autoscribe Demonstrates New Product Offerings at PITTCON 2017

Samuel Clark, Manager of North American Sales, discusses the unique aspects of Matrix Gemini LIMS and how each system can be configured to suit each users needs using simple to use graphical tools rather than software customization.
 Recent News

05/17/2017 - Genohm at #eshg2017 in Copenhagen

Come see SLims, the LIMS + ELN digital platform by Genohm at the European Society of Human Genetics Conference2017 in Copenhagen.

05/17/2017 - SLims by Genohm integrated with Pathomation’s PMA.core

Genohm and Pathomation agreed today to integrate their products and provide a single homogenous end-user experience in order to meet the needs of customers in the field of Pathology. Genohm’s flagship platform, SLims, is a software solution that is used in many biobanks for managing specimen collections. Pathomation has developed PMA.core, a solution for decentral access to various digital pathology platforms.

05/17/2017 - ATUM Licenses Gene Design Software to Thermo Fisher Scientific

ATUM (formerly DNA2.0, Inc.) announced today that the company has signed a patent licensing agreement that gives Thermo Fisher Scientific access to the company’s novel gene design platform. Patented Gene Designer 2.0 Software Speeds Discovery with Visually Rich Graphical Interface.

05/15/2017 - Agatha's Content Management Cloud for Life-Sciences and Healthcare Accelerates Its Global Expansion

)--Agatha Inc. today announced the acceleration of the global expansion of Agatha’s Quality and Content Management Cloud Service for the Life-sciences and Healthcare ( Agatha further enters into the global market after a track record of successful clients in Japan, Europe and US.

05/11/2017 - Winning Star Trek Tricorder Device to Be Presented to Experts at the 69th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting

On July 31, the winner of the Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE competition will present DxtER—a real-life tricorder—at the 69th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo in San Diego. This special session will be the first time that the device is presented to researchers at a U.S. scientific conference.

05/10/2017 - Bio-IT World Conference & Expo - Please visit the Abbott Informatics booth #516

With over 13 tracks, 16 pre-conference workshops, and three industry awards, the 2017 Bio-IT World Conference & Expo promises to be bigger than ever with more expert content, more industry insights, and more opportunities to build relationships that will drive the Bio-IT industry forward. We just need one thing: Your voice is crucial to the conversation. Please join us in Boston, May 23-25, as we work together to advance bioinformatics and life sciences.

05/10/2017 - Genohm at Pathology Informatics Summit 2017 in Pittsburgh

Come see SLims, the LIMS + ELN digital platform by Genohm at Pathology Informatics 2017 in Pittsburgh, PA - May 22-25. The Genohm US Team will be located at booth #B4 and looks forward to discussing with you how the SLims platform can help your pathology lab deal with the various data types generated.

05/10/2017 - APHL Conference 2017 - Please visit Abbott Informatics at booth #402

The APHL Annual Meeting is a 4-day conference of more than 500 professionals that addresses public health laboratory issues, trends and technologies relative to emerging infectious diseases, environmental health, emergency preparedness, informatics, food safety, newborn screening, global health and more. It consists of a member assembly, plenary sessions, general and breakout sessions, roundtables, posters and exhibits. The APHL Annual Meeting is open to anyone with an interest in the work of public health laboratories. Total anticipated attendance is more than 500.
 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

DUE MAY 22, 2017: Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)

Netherlands-Bilthoven: Medical information systems. European tender for the supply, implementation and maintenance of a laboratory information management system for the neonatal heel prick screening

DUE MAY 18, 2017: Request for Proposal - Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)

The City of Hopewell – Hopewell Water Renewal (formerly Hopewell Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility) is currently seeking proposals from qualified vendors for the purpose of replacing an existing Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS).
 Upcoming Events

MAY 27 - 30, 2017: European Human Genetics Conference 2017

The ESHG 2017 marks the 50th Anniversary of the first ESHG Conference which took place in Copenhagen in 1967. Among other highlights, the ESHG 2017 conference will provide the latest findings in the field of basic and applied human genetics. Thanks to the excellent programme committee selecting the best speakers and outstanding presentations, we are looking forward to a highly inspirational meeting which should not be missed.

MAY 23-25, 2017: Bio-IT World Conference & Expo 2017

With over 13 tracks, 14 pre-conference workshops, and three industry awards, the 2017 Bio-IT World Conference & Expo promises to be bigger than ever with more expert content, more industry insights, and more opportunities to build relationships that will drive the bio-IT industry forward.

MAY 22 - 25, 2017: Pathology Informatics Summit 2017

Pathology Informatics Summit 2017 is an annual educational conference designed for world-wide collaboration, technology and learning to come together in one meeting place. PI Summit 2017 offers direct interaction with physicians, researchers, residents and graduate students, Industry-related developers, engineers, imaging informatics professionals, vendor representatives and many others interested in how informatics and imaging are transforming pathology, oncology and radiology. Prior knowledge of informatics is not required and courses are offered for individuals new to this field.
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