Posts Tagged ‘LIMS’

Mount Sinai Genetic Testing Laboratory Uses Core LIMS to Aid in CLIA Certification

Data Management & Traceabity to Enable Validation, and Regulatory Compliance The Connecticut-based Mount Sinai Genetic Testing Laboratory is CLIA-certified and provides dedicated sequencing services to both the Mount Sinai Health System in New York City as well as external clients. It took the Mount Sinai team just 18 months to build out a facility capable of running…

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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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Customer Success: Bringing to Value

How Customers are Realizing the Benefits of the Platform for Science Our customers are (of course!) always looking to obtain increasing value from the Core Informatics’ products and services. But what is value? How do you know that you have received value? How do you measure value? At Core, we work with customers to define…

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Do You Really Know What’s Happening with Your Laboratory Workflows?

Using Process Maps for Successful LIMS Software Implementation In the Laboratory, it’s vital that you know and understand what your lab is actually doing vs. what is assumed they are doing. Often times, there’s a discrepancy between perception and documentation vs. reality. There are many reasons why it’s important to know what the actual process is,…

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Integrate Legacy Systems like a Founding Father

What the Hip-Hop Musical Hamilton Can Show Us About Informatics With the Fourth of July right around the corner and the staff at Core walking around humming the score from Hamilton, we thought we’d take a closer look at the Hamilton phenomenon. Referencing Hamilton isn’t pandering (OK, maybe a bit), but we like what the musical says about our industry. It’s the…

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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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Using LIMS for Lean Drug Discovery

Neurocrine – Launch2015 in Review “We were the typical case– lots of data in lots of different silos, even the same data in different silos, in different formats.” Data management continues to be a major piece of how organizations become and remain successful. LIMSsystems (Laboratory Information Management Systems) are an essential tool that can be used…

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Renewable Fuels and Chemicals: Enabling Clean Technology Using LIMS

Why Produce and Use Renewable Fuels and Chemicals? If you ask someone to name a petroleum product, the first thing they are likely to say is gasoline. What most people don’t realize is that this is just one of many products in our daily lives that are derived from oil. Plastic water bottles, polyester fabric,…

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Deployment Readiness: An Essential Factor for LIMS Success

An Essential Factor for Informatics Success This is part four of our series on LIMS implementation projects. In our blog post, Key Factors for a Successful LIMS Software Implementation Project, we outlined the top three factors for LIMS implementation success. We have also discussed Planning for Your LIMS Implementation as well as the Essential Details for Successful LIMS Implementation Projects. Once a LIMS implementation…

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An Informatics System Built Your Way: Platform for Science Marketplace

A Mix and Match Approach to Building Your LIMS Capabilities The Platform for Science Marketplace is our informatics app store, which allows you to mix and match applications to build the laboratory information management system (LIMS) you desire. All products and apps in the marketplace are designed to work together. The modularity of Core’s lab informatics platform…

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