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Network Enabled Remote Sample Management

DP5 Network is the latest version of Ziath's market leading 2D rack decoding web browser software designed to unchain scientists from their lab bench. Using high-speed, web-based communications protocols - DP5 Network can be run from a laptop, desktop, phone, tablet or...

Autoscribe Demonstrates Matrix Gemini LIMS v6.0 at Lab Innovations

Stand C52, Lab Innovations Exhibition & Conference NEC, Birmingham, UK, November 3-4, 2021 Celebrating 40 years in business this year, Autoscribe Informatics will be demonstrating Matrix Gemini LIMS v6.0 at the UK’s largest dedicated exhibition for laboratory professionals, Lab Innovations. V6.0...

SPT Labtech Integrates Recent Acquisitions into Unified Brand and Portfolio

SPT Labtech, a global leader in the design and development of automated instrumentation and consumables for life science applications, has unveiled new branding that brings together its technologies with those from recent acquisitions into a single entity. The merged...

Defining biobanks: To be or not to be…… what was the question?

“Is a biobank a facility or research project?” This was a question asked in an international biobanking community forum back in April 2021. Answers were equivocal with many respondents taking an each way bet saying ‘both’. But this is...

Thermo Fisher Scientific Launches New Blood Bank Refrigerator Range

Healthcare professionals, and those working in clinical research, can now benefit from a new range of fully compliant and sustainable refrigerators designed specifically for the cold storage of blood and blood-related products and samples. The Thermo Scientific TSB Series of blood...

Brooks Automation and Cleveland Clinic Celebrate Opening of New Biobanking Facility

Brooks Automation, Inc. and Cleveland Clinic have opened a new 22,000-square-foot biospecimen sample management and repository facility on Cleveland Clinic’s main campus. The two-story biorepository is managed by Azenta Life Sciences, Brooks' recently re-branded life sciences division, and includes...

Minister Franz Fayot and Minister Paulette Lenert inaugurate the new factory extension of B...

Oct 1, 2021, Luxembourg: The new factory extension of B Medical Systems, a global leader in vaccine cold chain, was inaugurated by the Honorable Luxembourg Minister of Economy, Mr. Franz Fayot, and Honorable Luxembourg Minister of Health, Ms. Paulette Lenert,...

Disease-Specific Biobanks: How Can a LIMS Help in Data Management?

Biobanks have a fundamental role to play in ensuring successful outcomes in clinical research by providing quality biosamples. They host donations of biological materials such as cells, DNA, and tissues . They also handle data that is related to...

Brooks Life Sciences rebranded as Azenta Life Sciences to Advance Innovative Sample Solutions

Today Brooks Automation, Inc. announces Brooks Life Sciences Services and Products businesses will be rebranded under the creation of a new identity – Azenta Life Sciences ("Azenta"). Azenta will bring together our existing portfolio of life sciences products and...

Why do Blood and Plasma Need Refrigeration?

Blood, plasma, and other blood components are utilised every day in clinical and research environments for a multitude of uses, from life-saving transfusions to important haematology tests. All samples used for these medical activities have in common that they...