Unigen Pharmaceuticals has implemented the ACD/Structure Elucidator from ACD/Labs to manage multiple analytical techniques and data formats when identifying the structure of lead compounds.
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.
Merrimack Pharmaceuticals is using SimBiology from The MathWorks to streamline its research into the treatment of autoimmune diseases and cancer.
Swiss computational biology provider Genedata has signed a contract with the Freiburg Initiative for Systems Biology to provide its Phylospher and Expressionist software (Frisys).
Maplesoft has won a lucrative contract in China. Shanghai Jiatong University has recently purchased several network licences for the Maple mathematics software, which will be used for ocean engineering and naval architecture.
The University of Reading has upgraded its supercomputing facility to become reportedly the most powerful academic supercomputer in the UK.
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.
Biomedical engineers at the University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science have developed a new imaging tool that will dramatically improve medical ultrasound scans.
LabLogic Systems has created an international scientific advisory committee to contribute to the ongoing development of Laura, its chromatography data collection and analysis system.
Syngene has strengthened its US presence with the appointment of two new distributors, Bartlett-Williams Scientific Resources and Imgen Technologies. It has also appointed a new sales manager for its own US commercial team.
A conference stream dedicated to the subject of Laboratory Safety and Biosafety will take place at L.A.B. 2007.
Tessella is to develop a new measurement and monitoring system for Janet, the network operator for the UKs education and research network. The contract was awarded through the Catalist framework.
Robert Roe explores the role of maintenance in ensuring HPC systems run at optimal performance
Robert Roe speaks with Dr Maria Girone, Chief Technology Officer at CERN openlab.
Sophia Ktori explores the use of informatics software in the first of two articles covering the use of laboratory informatics software in regulated industries
Robert Roe discusses the role of the Pistoia Alliance in creating the lab of the future with Pistoia’s Nick Lynch