Nonlinear Dynamics has created a new strategy for proteomics research using multiple techniques, following research that showed results gained from 2D image analysis mass spectrometry overlap by just 10 per cent.
Applied Biosystems and its partner MDS SCIEX have created a new software development initiative to help pharmaceutical companies determine drug candidate viability early in the development pipeline
MITs Computational and Systems Biology Initiative (CSBi) is using Interactive Supercomputings Star-P software to create more complex biological models for drug discovery
The University of Bristol has bought a licence for the current version of DNAStars Lasergene software for the next three years
PSA Peugeot Citroen has selected LMS Virtual.Lab from LMS International as the simulation platform for vehicle design. The car manufacturer plans to use the software over several years by a community of over 500 users.
LAB, the new European trade fair for laboratory, analysis and biological equipment has announced its first series of conference streams to take place on 2 October 2007.
The molecular pharmacology departments of Organon have recently purchased the XE module of ActivityBase from IDBS following extensive collaboration and a piloting scheme.
Chinese petrochemical company Sinotec is to use Thermo Fisher Scientifics LIMS, chromatography data systems, and desktop spectroscopy software to track, store, manage, report and share enterprise-wide data.
Thermo Fisher Scientific is to work with Microsoft with the aim being to develop laboratory knowledge management solutions on Microsofts technology platform.
Jim Hopkins is to head Tripos Discovery Informatics, a newly-private company following the purchase from Tripos by Vector Capital. Richard Cramer and Robert Clark also join the team.
Waters Corporation and Hitachi High Technologies are to develop a software interface between Hitachis liquid chromatography instrument LaChrom Elite and Waters Empower 2 software.
Robert Roe explores efforts to diversify the HPC processor market
Darren Barrington-Light, senior manager product marketing for Thermo Fisher Scientific, explains the importance of integrating LIMS into the pharmaceutical data chain
Gemma Church looks at the use of additive manufacturing processes in engineering