LabVantage Solutions announced that Indiana University has selected LabVantage Sapphire Life Sciences LIMS for its School of Informatics. The new school is the first in the United States devoted exclusively to the emerging field of informatics.
Elsevier and two divisions of the American Chemical Society Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) and Publications have announced that they have agreed to provide linking between their services for scientists.
InnaPhase Corporation has closed the transaction with Beckman Coulter to acquire Beckman Coulter's Laboratory Automation Operations (LAO) that was announced in May of this year. Details of the cash transaction were not disclosed.
Discovery Partners International and Bruker AXS, a subsidiary of Bruker BioSciences Corporation have entered into a multi-year strategic alliance.
PerkinElmer announced that Boeing and PerkinElmer Fluid Sciences have extended their Corporate
Waters Corporation has completed the acquisition of CreonLabControl (CLC) of Cologne, Germany for approximately $16 million.
Glasgow University's Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences has purchased more than 120 Carl Zeiss microscopes.
Nikon Instruments and the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) announced Dr. Alexey Khodjakov, Research Scientist at the Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany as the recipient of the 2003 Nikon Research Fellowship. As a Nikon Fellow, Dr.
STARLIMS announced an OEM agreement with Liquent, Inc. to enhance STARLIMS' Document and Data Management Solutions.
Thales Computers is relocating its U.S. headquarters to an updated facility in Raleigh, NC. The company's move to a newer facility is expected to enable Thales Computers to provide its North American customers with more advanced technical resources and increased customer service.
Dell has been selected by the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign to provide more than 1,450 servers that will perform computations and data analysis for researchers across the U.S.
TOP500 Celebrates 10th Anniversary Erich Strohmaier Now in its 10th year, the TOP500 list of supercomputers serves as a "Who's Who" in the field of high performance computing (HPC).
Analyzing Delicate Macromolecules with MALDI Bill Weaver, Ph.D. "Please call me Mister. I'm not a Doctor, I'm an engineer," requested a very modest Koichi Tanaka at a recent reception held in his honor at the Maryland Science Center in Inner Harbor, Baltimore.
The Last Vendor Standing Wins Randy C. Hice The devilish fungus was eluding me during the waning hours of daylight in a deep forest in the northern part of the lower peninsula of Michigan. For six hours of work, I had a small brown lunch bag two-thirds full of Morel mushrooms.
Using activity calculator Web pages to calculate radioisotope activity levels John R. Joyce, Ph.D. No, this is not a dark philosophical piece suggesting the exponential decay of the Web and the Internet. Rather, it is a reflection of a real life problem I recently encountered in the lab.