LabVantage Solutions, Inc. and Galileo Genomics, Inc. announced that Galileo has signed a software and services agreement for LabVantage Sapphire Life Sciences LIMS. Galileo's initial utilization of Sapphire will address the management information of its microsatellite and SNP genotyping.
LIMS supplier, Accelerated Technology Laboratories (ATL) has partnered with Northwest Analytical (NWA). ATL offers seamless integration of NWA's Quality Analyst with Sample Master Pro and ScreenIT LIMS product lines.
Accelrys unveiled a three-year software licensing agreement with Axxima Pharmaceuticals AG. Axxima will apply Accelrys' molecular modeling technology to target important infectious diseases such as HIV, Hepatitis C, and tuberculosis.
PerkinElmer announced a new OEM distribution agreement with leading bioinformatics developer, Nonlinear Dynamics. Under the agreement, Nonlinear will develop a 2-D gel analysis product exclusively for PerkinElmer.
Varian and Labtronics are partnering to develop and market the integration of Labtronics' LimsLink CDS with Varian's Galaxie Chromatography Data System. Varian.
NuGenesis Technologies and Metrohm have established a partnership. Metrohm's TiNet software and Titrando titration system, IC Net ion chromatography software and VA Computrace voltammetric trace analysis systems will be integrated with NuGenesis SDMS.
VelQuest, a supplier of automated compliance solutions for FDA-regulated industries, has received U.S. Patent 6,581,020 for "Process-Linked Data Management System." The patented technology is incorporated into VelQuest's ePMC (electronic Process Management and Compliance) operating system.
Laboratory Expertise Center appointed Ronald Barnett, PhD as Director of Validation Services. Dr. Barnett comes to LEC with a wide breadth of experience and knowledge of project management and validation for LIMS and other laboratory related information technologies. Dr.
IQ Biometrix has tendered a letter of intent for the acquisition of Network Storage Solutions (NSS), a developer and supplier of network storage solutions. NSS is based in Chantilly Virginia, just outside of the Washington DC Beltway.
PeopleSoft, Inc. and J.D. Edwards & Company announced a definitive agreement for PeopleSoft to acquire J.D. Edwards. Under the terms of the agreement, stockholders will receive 0.860 PeopleSoft common shares for each outstanding J.D. Edwards common share.
Dell and EMC extended their five-year, multi-billion dollar strategic alliance by two years. The original agreement was signed in October 2001 and will now extend through December 2008.
Sun Microsystems has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Pixo Inc., a privately-held company based in San Jose, California.
The civil action filed by Cognex against Matrox Imaging in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts against the Geometric Model Finder and other components of the Matrox Imaging Library (MIL) software package has been dismissed by agreement of the parties.
NeuralWare has announced a strategic alliance with DuPont Canada and CIMTEK Automation Systems.
A MINITAB designed experiment identifies how to improve the performance of a NASCAR Winston Cup race car in the least time and at the lowest cost Scott Kowalski, Ph.D., Drew Landman, Ph.D.