InterSystems has announced an agreement to interface TrakCare, its unified healthcare information system, to the Australian National Blood Authority's BloodNet ordering and inventory management system, thus automating the ordering and distribution of blood products to TrakCare Lab users.
MathWorks has introduced Release 2016a (R2016a) of its MATLAB and Simulink product families. The release includes the MATLAB Live Editor, which offers the ability to write, run and modify code in a single interactive environment to accelerate exploratory analysis, and App Designer, an environment that simplifies the process of building MATLAB apps.
A five-year research project into personalised medicine for common diseases has been awarded $7 million by the National Health and Medical Research Council.
The Lewin-Cameron laboratory recently commissioned and installed OpenSpecimen, a bioinformatics platform for managing biospecimens inventories.
The Project Success Toolkit is an add-on for the project management software Microsoft Project. The toolkit is said to improve the functionality of any off-the-shelf version and allows the user to easily utilise the full range of the software.
CerePlex Direct is Blackrock Microsystem's easy-to-use direct digital recording data acquisition system for neuroscience research.
The Operetta CLS system combines speed and sensitivity with powerful and intuitive data analysis.
Emerson Process Management has enhanced the Syncade Suite manufacturing execution system (MES) to help life science manufacturers simplify the transfer of recipes and manufacturing information between project phases and system environments.
Researchers have developed an energy-based mathematical modelling technique to build models of the complex biochemical systems within the human body.
Current information systems are not equipped to support the changes clinical laboratories are undergoing, according to the InterSystems Australian Laboratory Management Systems Market Survey 2015.
Bio-Rad Laboratories has announced the latest version of its KnowItAll spectroscopy software. One of the key enhancements of the release is Optimized Corrections, a technology that performs a computationally complex set of corrections on all query and reference spectra in a search to find the optimal match between the query and each reference spectrum.
GENALICE has announced the global launch of Population Calling, an analysis module and part of the GENALICE MAP Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) Data Analysis Suite. The product is said to improve individual patient results and discover disease-specific DNA changes at a reduced time to result.
The fast-changing laboratory market is ripe for a new generation of information systems that meet the needs of a modern pathology environment.