Laboratory Information Management Systems Overview
What are Laboratory Information Management Systems?Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS), also called Laboratory Information Systems (LIS), are software products designed to help labs keep track of their equipment, samples, and test results, manage their workflows/protocols, create compliance reports, and analyze findings. While hospitals, clinics, and research labs all use LIMSs, depending on the type of lab different equipment integrations, workflow tools, etc. are required, so many of the products in this category are specialized.
LabVantage Solutions headquartered in New Jersey offers their flagship laboratory information management system (LIMS): LabVantage. The platform emphasizes flexibility, and supports research and development labs, quality control, biopharmaceutical, and other labs with operational support and workflo…
Thermo Fisher Scientific supports laboratory research with supplies and equipment but also software; the Thermo Fisher SampleManager LIMS is a widely used laboratory information management system dedicated to data and resource management, as well as automation and operational support.
LabWare LIMS from the company of the same name in Delaware is offered as an enterprise class laboratory information management system, touting feature breadth and its all-encompassing functionality.
ClinLab, a Rennova Health company, offers ClinLab LIS, a laboratory information system supporting physician's office labs, private reference labs, and student health centers.
Thermo Fisher Scientific offers Watson LIMS, a laboratory information management system designed to support bioanalytic studies and research.
Orchard Software in Indiana offers Orchard Harvest LIMS, a laboratory information management system dedicated to providing operational support and streamlining with rules-based decisioning, data analytics and business intelligence, and clear interfaces.
SCC Soft Computer headquartered in Clearwater offers SoftLab, their Laboratory Information Management (LIMS) offering , emphasizing multi-site data coordination and centralization, and workflow automation, with a rules-based system.
Finish company Finbiosoft offers Validation Manager, as the name might suggest a laboratory application dedicated to data management automation and validation to minimize data error.
ApolloLIMS is a configurable laboratory information system from Common Cents Systems in Nashville, offering at core specimen processing and reporting, and extensible through numerous modules.
NucleoLIS is a laboratory information system for molecular and genetic labs, including DNA Sequencing, PCR, FISH, Karotyping, Immunology, and Pharmacogenomics, from Psyche Systems.
JusticeTrax in Mesa, Arizona offers LIMS-plus a laboratory information management system dedicated to supporting the automation needs of forensic labs.
Timeless Medical Systems offers Timeless LIMS, a laboratory information management system touting limitless flexibility and scalability, with an emphasis on specimen management.
Labii ELN (electronic laboratory notebook) & LIMS is a laboratory information management system focused on research labs, from small company Labii in San Francisco.
IMS in Huntsville, Alabama offers WinTOX, a laboratory information management system (LIMS) focused especially on workflow automation and administrative process simplification and digitization.
Global company Sysmex Corporation supplies and supports medical devices, but they also offer Total Laboratory Automation; a laboratory information management system (LIMS) that, as the name might suggest, focuses on automation laboratory and clinical workflows.
Sunquest Information Systems headquartered in Tuscon offers Sunquest LIS, a laboratory information management system clinical labs, emphasizing biology specific features like specimen management and tracking, microbiology testing support, and other related features.
Novatek International in Montreal offers Nova-LIMS a laboratory information management system emphasizing workflow automation and operational efficiency for research and biopharmaceutical labs.
Sapio Sciences in Maryland offers Exemplar LIMS, a laboratory information management system touting high configurability and readiness to support research and clinical laboratories with data management and compliance needs.
Lifepoint in New Jersey offers Laboratory Data Solutions, their LIMS that emphasizes patient care providing labs, with features like compliant data sharing with patients.
BlazeLIMS is a laboratory information management system offered to any laboratory as a replacement for document production and management and workflow automation, from Blaze Systems in Delaware.
Clarity LIMS Gold is a workflow automated oriented laboratory information management system for research and clinical labs, featuring role specific interfaces, sample tracking, and other features. The system is offered by GenoLogics Life Sciences.
Thermo Scientific Core LIMS is a laboratory information management system built on Thermo Fisher Scientific company Core Informatics' so named Platform for Science, a database infrastructure; the LIMS is configurable to meet the workflow and data management needs of various kinds of labs.
Silabmed is a laboratory information management system (LIMS) from TainoSystems in Quebec, dedicated to achieving regulatory compliance and data security and accessibility.
ChemWare in Raleigh offers and supports HORIZON LIMS, a laboratory information management system, emphasizing flexibility, data integrity and analysis, and reporting features that are privacy law compliant.
RURO in Maryland offers LimitLIS, a laboratory information management system focusing on diagnostic workflow automation and management, with data and document accessibility and attention to privacy law (e.g. HIPAA).