How to Choose the Best Electronic Lab Notebook for Data Security

How to Choose the Best Electronic Lab Notebook for Data Security

14 Jul 2021

So you’ve decided to upgrade your research lab management by implementing an electronic lab notebook (ELN). An important aspect to consider as you do your research on the various options available is data security — your ELN of choice should make sure that your research information doesn’t fall into the wrong hands. We’ve created a list of features to look for in order to find the best electronic...

Labguru - The Best ELN for GxP Compliance

Labguru - The Best ELN for GxP Compliance

17 Jun 2021

GxP-oriented laboratories are expected to comply with specific guidelines that require all testing and manufacturing processes to be performed, monitored, recorded and reported in an organized and controlled manner. These guidelines are intended to ensure data integrity, product quality and safety.

How to Safely Manage a Chemical Inventory Using a Lab Information Management System

How to Safely Manage a Chemical Inventory Using a Lab Information Management System

03 Jun 2021

If your lab works with chemical reagents, especially hazardous chemicals, managing a good inventory isn’t important only for organization and efficiency reasons — it is critical for the health and safety of the personnel. Paper lab notebooks and excel spreadsheets can easily get messy and are prone to human error, which can lead to chemical hazards. A LIMS (Lab Information Management System) is...

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...

5 Reasons For Pharma and Biotech Startups To Use an Electronic Laboratory Notebook From the Start

5 Reasons For Pharma and Biotech Startups To Use an Electronic Laboratory Notebook From the Start

11 May 2021

If you’re starting a pharma or biotech company, you are faced with many business decisions. You have a grand vision for a solution that will change the world for the better, but there are still some tedious yet inevitable tasks to take care of, including the question of research data management. Will you record your experiments on paper, or implement an ELN (Electronic Laboratory Notebook)?...

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...

Labguru, The Cloud Laboratory Informatics Pioneer, Is Raising the Bar, Adhering To Continuous Validation Standards

Labguru, The Cloud Laboratory Informatics Pioneer, Is Raising the Bar, Adhering To Continuous Validation Standards

25 Apr 2021

The change further strengthens Labguru’s commitment to streamlining pharma and biotech development and production processes, using cutting edge technology, while meeting the highest regulatory requirements. Cambridge, Massachusetts., May XX, 2021 — BioData, creator of Labguru, a leading Cloud Laboratory Informatics platform since 2007, today announced that Labguru’s existing cloud validated...

What COVID-19 Taught Us About Creating a Smart Laboratory

What COVID-19 Taught Us About Creating a Smart Laboratory

11 Apr 2021

The life science field, like most fields, has been greatly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Both industry and academia laboratories have been forced to work remotely or in shifts with small teams, interrupting the familiar flow of research. This unexpected challenge, however, has also exposed many labs to advantages that wouldn’t otherwise have been discovered, and that could bring us closer to...