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A New Way to Collaborate with Platform for Science

Secure Data and Information Sharing Across the globe, R&D organizations rely on the talent and expertise of partner institutions to accelerate their scientific research. Data is as likely to be shared with a partner half way across the world at a Contact Research Organization (CRO), academic institution or another biopharma or pharma company as it…

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Driving Medicinal Crop Growth and Production

A Growing Market for Medicinal Crops Physicians are increasingly seeing the medical benefits of treating patients who suffer from chronic pain conditions such as fibromyalgia, Crohn’s disease, lupus, arthritis, nerve damage, and back injuries with medicinal crop treatment regimes. In part, the transition to medicinal crops from other pain relieving treatments is due to the…

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New Biobanking Applications

Direct Visibility into Sample Life Cycle Management Core is expanding our biobanking solution with new applications on the Platform for Science. The new biobanking applications provide lab managers and scientists with a holistic view of a sample’s life cycle. The new apps deliver the capability to track specimen draw, request, analysis, storage, and destruction. The…

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Biobanking for Animal Breeding

Streamlining Data Management in Biobanking Biobanks consist of organized collections of biological material and associated information. Samples and data are stored for one or more research purposes. Collections can include human or nonhuman material such as plants, animals, microbes, or environmental items. The Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Norway contains thousands of seeds for essential…

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Sun Products Improves Data Management Using Core LIMS

A LIMS for the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) Industry Among the many customers presenting at Launch2015, Core Informatics’ UGM, was Robert Doris of Sun Products Corporation. He discussed his experience with one of Core’s strengths — data management. Data Management After Organizations Merge Sun Products Corporation became a $2 billion company following a merger in…

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Managing Biobanking Samples & Sequence Data for Research

Using LIMS to Track and Trace Biospecimens and Genomic Sequence Data Biobanking is an intriguing portion of the world of research. For some, operating a biobank is an active project, involving partnerships and customers. While for others, biobanking is a portion of a laboratory workflow. Still others use it as the “attic” of their organization—going…

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Biobanking and Aquaculture at Work

Using a LIMS to Manage Fish Milt Samples for Commercial Fisheries and R&D One bank in Massachusetts doesn’t hold any money—but its security and management are just as tight. It is a biobank. Cryogenetics is a biobanking company which focuses on preserving aquatic genes. The banked material is fish milt (sperm). The fish milt is collected…

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LIMS Systems: Food Labeling Standards & Data Management

What’s in a label? Empowering Consumers to Make Informed Decisions Strolling through the aisles of a grocery store nowadays consumers are constantly bombarded with a multitude of labels: “Natural,” “Organic,” “Antibiotic-free,” “Non-GMO,” and “Fair Trade.” With an excess of labels and claims, it’s difficult for consumers to know which labels or companies to trust and…

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Shelf Life Testing | Food Product Dating | LIMS Software

“Best By Date”- Is it Legit? As a consumer, have you ever wondered about the “Best by Date” on your package of cookies, cereal, or candy bar? Is there really a specific date when the food product magically goes bad? How do companies determine that date? Where does it come from? Read on to learn…

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Data Management for Food Safety and Quality

How LIMS Technology Enables Food and Beverage Industries to Ensure Quality in their Products ‰Cage-free Eggs,‰ ‰No artificial colors or flavors added,‰ ‰Antibiotic-Free Chicken,‰ ‰Fair Trade Certified‰ These pronouncements of increased food quality are becoming a much more frequent sight in the aisles of supermarkets and the side panels of menus in restaurants across the…

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