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NCI’s Cancer Research Center Will Use BioFortis’ Labmatrix Software

NEW YORK, July 13 (GenomeWeb News) - BioFortis today said that the National Cancer Institute selected its Labmatrix software for use within the Center for Cancer Research.


CCR evaluated the software within the Neuro Oncology Branch.


Labmatrix is a web-based, enterprise translational research information-management software platform. It integrates clinical data with genomic, proteomic, and laboratory experimental data, and maintains annotated tissue banks.


The National Institutes of Health collaborated with BioFortis in developing Labmatrix.


CCR is composed of multiple labs, branches, and core facilities supporting both clinical and basic sciences, with a focus on translational cancer research.

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