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Paperless laboratory do better science

In the first of his three reports from the Paperless Lab Academy (PLA), which took place in Amsterdam, Tom Wilkie from Scientific Computing World,  considers the importance of managing change and the limits to data sharing. Gayle Dagnell, of the contract research organisation Evotec, summed up a central message of the Paperless Lab Academy in Amsterdam earlier this week, when she observed: People initially did not want to change. But after implementation of a new informatics system within the organisation, Read More...

Successful 2014 Paperless Lab Academy

The Paperless Lab Academy: an unprecedented event in the scientific computing world. The event held in Amsterdam last May 13 and 14,  has attracted more than 120 delegates. It has been acknowledged as the ideal learning platform, for those considering the latest Paperless Lab initiatives or enhancing their present processes.  A great opportunity to network across delegates, industry peers, solution providers and domain experts from the market Over 20 presentations  from the industry, case studies, personal reflexions and  lessons learned providing concrete answers on how to address the challenges Read More...

mark your agenda. II PAPERLESS LAB ACADEMY EUROPEAN CONGRESS

GIVE ME BENEFITS, NOT FEATURES. May 13-14, Holiday In Amsterdam Tom Wilkie finds out what makes the Paperless Lab Academy distinctive. According to Peter Boogaard, organiser of the Paperless Lab Academy, the purpose of the meeting in May is: ‘To wake up people to what the technology means. To look at the benefits, instead of saying “I have the best product, version 5.6.9, available now and you have to wait 10 seconds instead of 20” – people get sick and tired Read More...

II PAPERLESS LAB ACADEMY European Congress – May 13/14 Amsterdam

Full immersion sessions all around  the Paperless Solutions for the Pharmaceutical market. Today’s significant social and technological breakthroughs will require a fundamental re-think and re-design of how companies integrate new scientific methods in their research and manufacturing operations. Paperless laboratory is the result of a mindset change. The theme of the congress focusses on the relevant aspects moving from paper towards “less paper” operations. A selection of over 20 Industry Presentations and 12 targetted detailed 1 hour hands-on interactive workshops, Read More...

MORES IS LESS: PAPERLESS MINDSET

NL42 has recently published in the March 2014 pharmaceutical Spanish review FarmaEspaña Industrial, a translated version of the Peter Boogaard´s article on the paperless mindset today within the pharmaceutical market. Originally published at Scientific Computing, permission granted by the editor. Less is more: adopting self documenting paperless mindset  Peter compares the actual situation of the pharmaceutical market and states “While paperless operations in electronic banking, airline check-in, patient and healthcare, and retail industries, have been accepted as the preferred way Read More...

NL42 Branding

Mint communications has been of invaluable  support  developping our company branding. They have desmontrate an amazing ability to listen and understand what we were looking for. Then they just brought  it live !! http://www.mintcommunications.co.uk/work-consulting-branding/       Read More...

Male Infertility at the Science & Technological Park of Madrid

Halotech DNA SL is a biotechnology company that provides easy and straight forward detection solutions for human and animal male infertility to In-Vitro Detection (IVD) Clinical Lab, fertility and assisted reproduction Centers and also R&D laboratories. The patented technology of Sperm Chromatin Dispersion (SCD) test allows the measurement of DNA fragmentation in human and animal sperm cells under the registered trademarks kits Halosperm® and Halomax® respectively. Created in 2008, the office and the production line of Halotech DNA S.L. are Read More...

Primeras Fases de un Proyecto LIMS

italiano  –  english La gestión de datos en laboratorios es una responsabilidad de gran repercusión en toda la compañía ya que no implica solo la gestión del flujo de trabajo en el propio laboratorio. La recogida de datos se inicia en el momento de la recepción de las muestras, sigue la toma de decisión en cuanto al análisis que deban experimentar (analista, PNT, urgencias del cliente…) y concluye con la entrega del informe final y su facturación. Es correcto pensar que Read More...

Laboratory data management is a responsibility of great impact across the company It implies not only the management of the workflow in the laboratory itself. Data collection begins at the moment of samples reception, follows with the decision related to the analysis to be executed (analyst, Standard Operating Procedures, customer priorities…) and ends with the delivery of the final report and invoicing. For computer experts it should be easy to design such informatics solutions. If it were not that each Read More...