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Sample accessioning in Clarity LIMS

Sample Accessioning

Sample accessioning refers to the process of accepting samples into the lab and entering sample data into a laboratory computer system so that each sample can receive a unique identification number for tracking purposes. All laboratory procedures are important, but arguably accessioning holds a high rank: it’s what ties a sample to its patient source. […]

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Integrating HIS with LIMS

Integrating LIMS with Health Information Systems

At GenoLogics, we are single-mindedly focused on supporting –omics in the advancement of healthcare. However, as the head of development, I can tell you that there is nothing single-minded about how we develop Clarity LIMS, our laboratory informatics solution. We take a comprehensive approach to development based on interactions with partners, customers, and luminaries in […]

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Genomics in Australia

The Sequence of Things to Come in Australian Genomics

Australia has given the rest of the world such colorful figures as Steve Irwin and Crocodile Dundee. Vibrant, irrepressible, and dynamic—these characters seem to embody the Australian spirit. Vibrant, irrepressible, and dynamic are three words that could also be used to describe the state of genomics in Australia. I work at OnQ Software, a developer and […]

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ARC Squares the Circle: Integrating with Clarity LIMS API

ARC Squares the Circle

Squaring the circle is a mathematical challenge posed by ancient mathematicians.  When faced with this challenge, students had to construct a square with the same area as a given circle, using a finite number of steps and only a compass and a straightedge. We think this challenge is similar to the challenge that many modern […]

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Clarity LIMS API Integrations

Many API Returns

As a Technical Application Scientist, I focus on the extensibility of the system and the Clarity LIMS Application Programming Interface (API). The API is a great way to extend the functionality of the system, integrate it with in-house tools, and even automate the robotics and instrumentation in your lab. For example, one of our customers […]

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Controls are a great way to manage routine or one-off controls that you use in your lab.

Want more control over your controls?

With version 2.5 of Clarity LIMS, we introduced Controls. Controls are a great way to manage routine or one-off control samples that you use in your lab. Here, we offer a quick overview of their functionality, how to set them up and how to use them on a daily basis. You can set up and manage controls […]

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