What Are the Best Electronic Lab Notebooks for CSOs

What Are the Best Electronic Lab Notebooks for CSOs

27 Feb 2021

Many CSOs (chief scientific officers) believe that they should strive to create teams that can run on their own, and that the role of the CSO is to direct and make sure that the team is on the right track, achieving good results and meeting deadlines. In order to create a strong, functioning team, an ELN (electronic lab notebook) that centralizes lab data and supports day-to-day lab activities...

What to Look for in an Electronic Lab Notebook as a Lab Manager

What to Look for in an Electronic Lab Notebook as a Lab Manager

24 Feb 2021

Lab managers hold a huge responsibility. No lab would be able to properly run a research without someone to take care budgeting, planning, managing inventory and equipment and more.  

Using a Lab Manager Software to Keep Your Storage Organized

Using a Lab Manager Software to Keep Your Storage Organized

17 Feb 2021

There’s nothing more frustrating than being unable to locate a stock compound that you urgently need for an experiment. You know that you left it right there, yet now you see no trace of it. You spend an hour searching for it, and it turns out that while you thought you still had a few vials left, you’ve actually run out a few days ago. 

Advantages of a Barcode-Based Sample Management System

Advantages of a Barcode-Based Sample Management System

16 Feb 2021

Life science and pharmaceutical companies always want to reduce costs and increase efficiency. There is no doubt that barcode labelling is one of the most common and simplest ways to achieve both cost reduction and increased efficiency. Barcode labelling improves data collection and management, helps streamline inventory management and sharply decreases human errors.Barcode-based sample...

10 Tips for Cutting Lab Costs With Correct Scientific Project Management

10 Tips for Cutting Lab Costs With Correct Scientific Project Management

10 Feb 2021

Every lab and research organization works under a limited budget, and working within these limitations is one of the most difficult aspects of scientific project management. Correct planning and decision making can make your budget last longer and yield more results. So without further ado, here are our simple tips for reducing costs in the lab. 

The Benefits of Using a Centralized Informatics Software

The Benefits of Using a Centralized Informatics Software

03 Feb 2021

One of the main challenges for modern life-science laboratories is dealing with data in large amounts and varied forms. Most research projects involve large teams, multiple sample types and instruments and complex, evolving experiments. In order to become data-driven, labs must derive comprehensible and reliable information from all these sources, analyze it and use it for decision making.

Play It Safe - Secure Your Research Data With Labguru Electronic Lab Notebook

Play It Safe - Secure Your Research Data With Labguru Electronic Lab Notebook

27 Jan 2021

In 2021, security is a major concern for research organizations. With the ever-decreasing cost of drug development and the race to reach market, it is important for organisations to make sure their data is secure from competitors and backed up to prevent losses. 

How can CROs Benefit from Implementing an Electronic Lab Notebook

How can CROs Benefit from Implementing an Electronic Lab Notebook

20 Jan 2021

As a contract research organization that provides services for different customers, maintaining high standards for all organization’s procedures, products and results is key. One way that can help CROs achieve these high standards is by using an electronic lab notebook.

What is a Smart Laboratory?

What is a Smart Laboratory?

31 Dec 2020

On the verge of 2021, it is by now pretty obvious that pen and paper are for stone age labs. Developing your own LIMS is so 2010. However, lab managers that want to take their lab into the future and become a smart laboratory, should look for solutions that will help them get there. No doubt that more and more organizations both academic and industry labs understand the need to invest in data...

Biobanking – What to look for when choosing a Sample Management system

Biobanking – What to look for when choosing a Sample Management system

30 Dec 2020

The importance of BioBanking Biobanking has become an important factor in research, supporting mainly genomic and personalized research. Biobanks allow researchers access to data representing a large number of people. Samples in biobanks and the data derived from those samples can often be used by multiple researchers for cross purpose research studies. The advantage of biobanks is huge as it...