Addressing 5 Common Sample Management Challenges

Samples are at the heart of every lab. Behind each sample is a story and, importantly, a person. As such, samples are valuable, potentially leading to new drug discoveries, life-saving treatment for a patient or, in the case of the COVID-19 vaccines, helping to defeat a global pandemic.

Efficient sample management requires consistent processes and ways of working as well as secure and effective data management. Too often sample management is entrusted to spreadsheets, legacy database, or paper-based systems. Learn more about how addressing 5 common challenges you could:

  • Save time searching for samples.
  • Improve the efficiency of your storage (possibly even increase capacity by increasing sample usage).
  • Reduce paperwork.
  • Eliminate data duplication.
  • Improve capacity planning.
  • and more …

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