Elsevier MDL To Build New Electronic Lab Notebook For Life Sciences Research; MDL Isentris Technology Will Enable A New-Generation ELN That Aids R&D 
10/19/2005 5:13:09 PM

SAN LEANDRO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 29, 2005--In response to industry and customer demand, Elsevier MDL has launched a dedicated, phased program to build a robust, scalable, enterprise-strength electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) for the life sciences, built on MDL(R) Isentris(R) technology, for delivery in 2006. "Elsevier MDL pioneered the first all-electronic laboratory notebook over a decade ago and is today a leader in the development and deployment of advanced ELN systems that combine the best features of paper notebooks with robust electronic data handling capabilities," said Elsevier MDL CEO Lars Barfod. "A new generation ELN that satisfies both intellectual property and regulatory requirements is a unifying application that will significantly reduce cycle time in biopharmaceutical R&D."