Agilent 1100 Series liquid chromatography (LC) micro collection/spotting system, a complete software-controlled product, features direct spotting on matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry (MALDI-MS) targets.
Tripos has released ChemCoreRIO, ChemCoreREG and the Tripos Electronic Notebook, the key components in their informatics product for lab workflows, and SARNavigator and LITHIUM, data analysis and decision support components in their knowledge management solution.
SampleManager 2004 LIMS from Thermo Electron Corp. offers powerful Web capabilities such as XML (eXtensible Markup Language) processing and a Web interface for dynamic data submission. The product is offered for consistent performance and predictable deployments across the global enterprise.
Surety, Inc. has launched AbsoluteProof for Life Sciences, a new service to support life sciences companies in protecting the integrity of crucial electronic records.
OpenEye Scientific Software, developer of molecular modeling solutions for drug discovery, today announced it will support Intel® Itanium® 2-based HP systems running both Linux and HP-UX operating systems.
Labtronics Inc. announces the introduction of a new LimsLinkCDS interface, which provides a direct and transparent connection between the Agilent ChemStation Plus Chromatography Data Systems and any LIMS. New menu items allow access to the LIMS from within the CDS application.
SQL*LIMS version 5.0 includes an enhanced user interface delivered via a Web services application that provides an enterprise-accessible tool for pharmaceutical manufacturing groups and global organizations.
Bioinformatics Solutions Inc. has announced that a Perl API is now available to the company's PROSPECT Pro user community. Cavanagh and Hart, from the Bioinformatics Department at Genentech Inc.
Geospiza hasannounced the release of the Finch® Trace Viewer, FinchTV, a freely available software utility for viewing DNA sequencing chromatogram files.
Use of 1- or 2-D gel electrophoresis followed by enzymatic digestion and mass spectrometry (MS) analysis is currently the most predominant workflow for protein identification.
by Elizabeth Tolchin As part of the Genomics:GTL (formerly Genomes to Life) project, funded by the US Department of Energy, researchers from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, Calif., are using phenotype microarrays to rapidly deduce the stress-response pathways in metal- and radionuclide-reducing bacteria.
by Elizabeth Tolchin A group of chemists at Northwestern University, Chicago, claim they developed a diagnostic method that is much faster, easier to use, more accurate, and less expensive than polymerase chain reaction (PCR).
Eleventh Annual Cell-Based Assay Development for HTS May 17-18, 2004, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Parker XRS Systems, pre-engineered cartesian robots, offer off the shelf multi-axis solutions for liquid handling, microarrays and liquid dispensing. Over 120 standard XY and XYZ systems are available with payloads up to 25 kg and work areas to 1 × 1 meter.
by Elizabeth Tolchin In a final resolution to a long-labored issue, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a mandate this week requiring all pancreatic extract manufacturers to have their products approved by the FDA within the next four years in order to remain on the market.