Labguru: Integrating Electronic Lab Notebook With Lab Robots

Labguru: Integrating Electronic Lab Notebook With Lab Robots

11 Oct 2021

Laboratories all over the world are beginning to implement lab robots such as liquid handlers, which automate routine manual tasks and save time. Unfortunately, the platforms used to record experiments and sample data don’t always keep up with technological advancements, requiring scientists to manually integrate and transfer data between robots, lab management systems and lab notebooks.

Achieving Scientific Data Automation With a Laboratory Informatics Software

Achieving Scientific Data Automation With a Laboratory Informatics Software

31 May 2021

Laboratory informatics is the use of technology to optimize all processes related to scientific data management: data acquisition, data analysis and interpretation, reporting, lab networking, and more. Anyone who has experienced working in a lab understands the importance of these tasks, but also knows how tedious and time-consuming they can get when performed manually. The large amounts of...

The 10 Best Tools for Scientific Projects and Research Lab Management in 2021

The 10 Best Tools for Scientific Projects and Research Lab Management in 2021

13 May 2021

Many life-science laboratories all over the world still use analog methods for data storage and processing, project management, and lab management, but the technology for scientists is ever-evolving and offers more and more advanced solutions that can simplify all aspects of lab work, as well as research lab management, saving time, effort and even money. From browsing and managing literature to...

4 Research Data Management Questions to Ask Yourself When Choosing a Research Software

4 Research Data Management Questions to Ask Yourself When Choosing a Research Software

06 May 2021

Research Data Management (RDM) refers to the process of managing data used or created during or after a research project. This includes creating, sharing, storing, organizing and processing the data. The term usually heard in the context of academic research, since researchers need to submit an RDM plan when applying for funding — funders want to see that data is properly structured and stored...

Labguru Informatics Software Brings GMP/GDP Compliance to the Next Level With Continuous Validation

Labguru Informatics Software Brings GMP/GDP Compliance to the Next Level With Continuous Validation

29 Apr 2021

What Is GMP/GDP Compliance? Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) is a set of guidelines created to ensure that production processes of goods follow quality and control standards. While GMP refers to the manufacturing of pharmaceutical goods, Good Distribution Practice (GDP) refers to the wholesale distribution of these goods. GMP and GDP vary from between countries, but rely on the same basic...

What’s New in Labguru: Research Lab Management Features from Winter 2021

What’s New in Labguru: Research Lab Management Features from Winter 2021

29 Mar 2021

At Labguru, we’re constantly working to improve our user experience and simplify research lab management. This quarter, we introduced Labguru Dashboards, as well as a few improvements to existing features. This article will present our most significant recent updates.

NEW! Labguru Dashboards

NEW! Labguru Dashboards

22 Oct 2020

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How API and ELN Integration Can Benefit Your Lab

How API and ELN Integration Can Benefit Your Lab

27 Nov 2019

An application program interface (API) is a set of routines and tools for interfacing with software applications. Basically, an API specifies how software applications can interact. It allows two applications to “talk” to each other. API enables data sharing between different IT systems allowing organisations to increase efficiency, reduce human errors and eliminate repetitious tasks, in addition...

Introducing Labguru Workflow Editor

Introducing Labguru Workflow Editor

28 Jun 2019

Introduction Drug development and life science companies face huge challenges when it comes to developing therapeutics cost-effectively with the shortest time to market possible. The average cost to produce a new drug is approximately $2.5 billion and companies encounter pressures to reduce R&D costs.  As the industry is becoming more data-driven, big data has become a major challenge. Deriving...

Scientific Project Management with Gantt Charts

Scientific Project Management with Gantt Charts

12 Jul 2018

What are Gantt charts? A Gantt chart is a type of visualized bar chart that illustrates a project timeline and progress. This chart lists the tasks to be performed on the vertical axis, and time intervals on the horizontal axis. Gantt charts were first created in 1896 and later revised by Henry Gantt in the early 1900s. Once personal computers started to be in use, Gantt charts became one of the...