Elsevier has established an advisory board for its organic chemistry database; the Public Health Agency of Canada has licensed DNAStar's Lasergene software; and QSI has established a new division in France.
Accelerated Technology Laboratories and Microsoft are to host a free, educational seminar on the use of Laboratory Information Management Systems to streamline laboratory operations.
Symyx Technologies is to acquire certain MDL Information Systems software products from Elsevier for $123m in a cash transaction, in a move to expand its R&D portfolio.
The US National Science Foundation (NSF) is to fund one of the world's most powerful supercomputer at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
A new strategic business partnership has been established between QSI, suppliers of WinLIMS and Brady Corporation, providers of labelling systems.
InforSense has joined Affymetrix's applications programme to ensure that its software solutions are fully compatible with Affymetrixs GeneChip microarray platform.
As bioinformatics tools are developing to incorporate multiple data sources into a single platform, they are playing a much larger part in the biotech industry, according to a new market report.
Starlims Technologies' web-based LIMS is to be implemented by Schiff Nutrition International. Schiff develops vitamin and nutritional supplements in the United States and throughout the world.
Cornell University has given its high-performance computing centre a makeover, with a new name, new director, and plans to expand and develop in the near future.
LabLogic Systems has created an international scientific advisory committee to contribute to the ongoing development of Laura, its chromatography data collection and analysis system.
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