Waters and Hitachi collaborate on chromatography software

20 March 2007

Waters Corporation and Hitachi High Technologies are to develop a software interface between Hitachis liquid chromatography instrument LaChrom Elite and Waters Empower 2 software.

DNAStar and GATC sign new agreement

15 March 2007

DNAStar has extended its existing 10-year distribution agreement with GATC Biotech, who will continue to distribute DNAStars products in Germancy, France, Switzerland and Austria.

LIMS aids cancer research

15 March 2007

Cell Genesys, a Californian cancer research organisation, has selected the Thermo Scientific Darwin v2.0 LIMS product. Its easy to use interface and low cost were key factors in the decision.

New web resource for life scientists

13 March 2007

InforSense is now providing a web resource to allow easier collaboration between life scientists and analysts.

Integrated library provides virtual test drive

13 March 2007

IPG Automotive is integrating the complete Sherpa-Engine model library, from Sherpa Engineering, into its vehicle dynamics software, CarMaker.

Systems biology fights Anthrax

13 March 2007

Genedata is participating in BaSysBio, an integrated systems biology project to study the global regulation of gene transcription in Bacillis subtilis, used as a producer of enzymes and metabolites.

Californian water district chooses LIMS solution

27 February 2007

A Californian water district has chosen the Sample Master Pro LIMS system from Accelerated Technology Laboratories (ATL) to manage sample analysis.

LIMS solution used in stem cell research

27 February 2007

The Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute has chosen GenoLogic's Geneus software to manage their genomics workflows. It will also be used in collaborative stem cell research.

Parallel computing for cancer research

27 February 2007

The National Cancer Institute's Pediatric Oncology Branch is using parallel computing software to accelerate medical discoveries and provide insight into the genetic risk factors of cancer.

Engineering software increases passenger comfort

27 February 2007

LMS's engineering software has been implemented by SABCA and the EADS Group to test the ability of aircraft designs to withstand vibration.

Computational screening implemented in Japan

27 February 2007

Genedata's system for high throughput screening of data is being used at Japanese pharmaceutical company Chugai to discover drugs for cancer and bone and joint diseases.

New European trade conference for lab equipment

26 February 2007

A new European trade fair and conference, L.A.B, devoted to analysis, bio and laboratory equipment will take place in London between 2 to 4 October 2007.