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Amphora Research Systems

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Product overview: 

Amphora Research Systems' PatentSafe provides an easy-to-use replacement for the Bound Laboratory Notebook that allows data and writeups from all sources (both computerised and handwriting) to be conveniently placed in an electronic repository. In this way, scientists get the benefits of an Electronic Laboratory Notebook solution with none of the inconvenience and disruption of traditional ELN systems.

The resulting repository of experimental writeups and data can be searched using full text or metadata-based searching. Users can be prompted for metadata options, ensuring accuracy and compliance.


From the scientists' perspective, PatentSafe is easily the quickest and easiest ELN system on the market today, delivering significant ROI with little disruption and cost. Uniquely PatentSafe requires little or no change in working practices, respecting existing investment in scientific IT systems, chemistry software etc.


From a legal patent evidence perspective, whilst completely electronic systems are increasingly being used, they are not appropriate for everyone, indeed individual companies may decide that a fully electronic system is not for them, today. So PatentSafe can operate in either a paperless electronic mode with full digital signatures, or in conjunction with our patented security paper it can produce a paper record equivalent to the current paper notebook.


In use in some of the largest ELN installations in the world by some of the largest pharmaceutical companies, to some of the smallest biotechs, PatentSafe can scale to your requirements. Our customers have found that PatentSafe is a low-cost, low-risk, and low-pain way to achieve the benefits of an Electronic Lab Notebook.


Company overview: 

Combining ease of use, low cost of deployment and strong IP protection, Amphora’s award winning ELN solutions solve problems for companies of all sizes and scientists of all disciplines.


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`+44 (0)845 230 0160

PO Box 3940, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG42 2XN, UK