BioSpace.com

Biotech and Pharmaceutical
News & Jobs
Search the Site
 
   
Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Channel Medical Device and Diagnostics Channel Clinical Research Channel BioSpace Collaborative    Job Seekers:  Register | Login          Employers:  Register | Login  

NEWSLETTERS
Free Newsletters
Archive
My Subscriptions

NEWS
News by Subject
News by Disease
News by Date
PLoS
Search News
Post Your News
JoVE

CAREER NETWORK
Job Seeker Login
Most Recent Jobs
Browse Biotech Jobs
Search Jobs
Post Resume
Career Fairs
Career Resources
For Employers

HOTBEDS
Regional News
US & Canada
  Biotech Bay
  Biotech Beach
  Genetown
  Pharm Country
  BioCapital
  BioMidwest
  Bio NC
  BioForest
  Southern Pharm
  BioCanada East
  US Device
Europe
Asia

DIVERSITY

INVESTOR
Market Summary
News
IPOs

PROFILES
Company Profiles

START UPS
Companies
Events

INTELLIGENCE
Research Store

INDUSTRY EVENTS
Biotech Events
Post an Event
RESOURCES
Real Estate
Business Opportunities

 News | News By Subject | News by Disease News By Date | Search News
eNewsletter Signup
Miles
Km80.5

   

3rd Millennium Inc. Receives Small Business Innovation Army Quality Award From The Department Of Defense


11/1/2005 12:29:58 PM

WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- 3rd Millennium, a leading bioinformatics consulting firm, announced today that it has received a SBIR Phase II Army Quality Award from the Department of Defense for its work on its innovative bioinformatics platform for the collection, storage, and analysis of microarray data. The system named the Array Repository and Data Analysis System (ARDAS(TM)) consists of a Lab Information Management System (LIMS) for managing the laboratory processes and the collection of data from both 2-color spotted and Affymetrix experiments, an Analysis Information Management System (AIMS) that integrates a sophisticated workflow engine and computational tools for the statistical analysis of the data, and a data warehouse for storing and organizing both raw and analyzed data sets.

The Quality Awards program recognizes exceptional Army SBIR Phase II projects. Each year a distinguished panel of Army and industry experts selects the winning projects from nominations submitted from across the Army. Nominations are evaluated based on their originality and innovation of research. This program is very competitive and this year 240 projects were eligible to compete for the award. For these 204 projects, 104 applications where submitted, and the panel selected 7 of those projects that represent the best technology innovation, relevance to the needs of the Army, and commercialization potential to receive the award.

"We are extremely proud and honored to receive such a distinguished award from the Department of Defense," said Ousama Shamma, president of 3rd Millennium. "ARDAS is an exemplification of the high-quality systems that we provide to our clients and of our deep understanding of the life sciences. Our commitment to provide leading-edge, robust and high-quality systems that are intuitive to the end-user is unmatched in the industry and is exemplified by this Award."

Additional Information on 3rd Millennium

3rd Millennium, Inc., located in Waltham, MA, is a life science informatics consultancy that works with biopharmaceutical, government, and academic clients on a project basis to plan, develop, and integrate software systems critical to their research and discovery programs. 3rd Millennium has leveraged its scientific, information technology, and project management expertise to implement systems for laboratory information management, microarray-based gene expression profiling, gene analysis and annotation, genomic and proteomic data integration, biological pathway modeling and knowledge management. Additional information can be found at http://www.3rdmill.com.

Contact: Ousama Shamma 781-890-4440

This release was issued through eReleases(TM). For more information, visit http://www.ereleases.com.

3rd Millennium, Inc.

CONTACT: Ousama Shamma, 3rd Millennium, +1-781-890-4440



Read at BioSpace.com

   

ADD TO DEL.ICIO.US    ADD TO DIGG    ADD TO FURL    ADD TO STUMBLEUPON    ADD TO TECHNORATI FAVORITES