Integrated Informatics Platform
What makes the Lab7 ESP an Operating System for Your Lab?
Customizable and intuitive sample, experiment, and protocol management enables rapid assessment of lab operations.
Analysis Pipeline Manager
A robust task-graph based pipeline manager enables rapid development and deployment of pipelines using any analysis tools.
Reports & Visualization
Create customized actionable reports from analyzed data and visualize results in genomic context.
The platform’s underlying architecture provides deep provenance, monitoring, and security structures ideal for regulated environments.
How can an enterprise platform technology help you?
The Lab7 Enterprise Sequencing Platform (ESP) is a scalable enterprise software environment that streamlines NGS data management and analysis, thereby accelerating scientific discovery, clinical diagnosis, and treatment. The Lab7 ESP is the only solution that approaches the NGS laboratory from an enterprise software perspective, employing the principles behind solutions such as ERP and BPM platforms.
Based on proprietary data resource architecture, the Lab7 ESP is the industry’s only integrated LIMS, Analytics, and Reporting system. This combination reduces the staffing burden on the NGS lab and maintains comprehensive sample-to-answer data provenance with full auditing capabilities required for clinical use. It is a platform that serves the needs of each constituent stakeholder in the data workflow from lab technicians to bioinformaticians, scientists, and IT.
The ESP can be deployed onto any compute infrastructure, including everything from workstations to clouds, and is capable of handling data from any sequencing instrument, enabling the broadest compatibility and flexibility.
Reduce technology costs
Facilitate common tasks
Let everyone see what's happening
Implement best practices
The Lab7 Team
Industry veterans from the worlds of Bioinformatics, Genomics, and Software
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