Research centre to explain the complexity of real life

15 May 2007

The University of Manchester is developing a £3m research centre to provide cutting-edge research on complex, real-life systems such as car safety systems, flight controllers, power stations and the human body.

News in brief

15 May 2007

The thousandth book sponsored by The MathWorks has been published. The MathWorks currently works with leading publishers and authors in academia to write and publish books based on Matlab and Simulink.

High-accuracy models help patients with bone disease

11 May 2007

Researchers from the Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute in Bologna have succeeded in using computer models to accurately predict stresses and strains anywhere on a patients skeleton.

Supercomputers bring £500,000 savings to engineering company

11 May 2007

Global aerospace and defence company BAE Systems have recently installed supercomputers that are set to save it £500,000 per year in running costs alone.

CRO automates laboratories using clinical trial software

08 May 2007

Australian clinical research organisation (CRO) Nucleus Network has selected Labpas CT, from Labpas, to fully automate its Phase 1 clinical trials.

LIMS platform proves popular with R&D organisations

08 May 2007

A growing number of R&D organisations including Biogen Idec, the Penn State College of Medicine, and the Universities of Pennsylvania, Virginia and Glasgow are using Genologics OMIX LIMS software for translational medicine.

Biosensor manufacturer implements ELN

08 May 2007

e2v Biosensors has chosen Klees Kalabie electronic laboratory notebook software to record and process research and development information.

A-Tune Software to provide German-language customer services for IDBS

04 May 2007

A-Tune Softwareis to provide German-language customer service for IDBS in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. It will provide training for IDBS core products, technical consultancy and project management.

Gold status for LIMS supplier

27 April 2007

Accelerated Technology Laboratories (ATL) has attained recognition from Microsoft for its LIMS products. It recently gained Gold Certified Partner status in the Microsoft Partner Program, with increased training and support.

Engineering software most significant innovations of 2006

27 April 2007

Control Engineering magazine recently awarded National Instruments LabView 8.20 the 2006 Engineers Choice Award, and named it one of the most significant innovations of 2006.

LIMS product helps cancer research centre gain NCI recognition

23 April 2007

The Penn State College of Medicine and the Penn State Hershey Medical Centre are using Genologics Geneus and Proteus LIMS products to help gain recognition as a cancer research centre from the National Cancer Institute

LIMS product deployed by top-five pharma company

23 April 2007

A LIMS product, which integrates many aspects of ELN and bioinformatics software, has recently been deployed by one of the top-five pharmaceutical companies worldwide