Leading Life Science Organisations eLabNext and Zifo Enter Strategic Alliance to Advance Laboratory Digitisation

eLabNext, a subsidiary of the Eppendorf Group and a top supplier of Digital Lab Platforms encompassing lab inventory management systems (LIMS), electronic lab notebooks (ELN), and AI/machine learning (ML) capabilities, has formed a strategic alliance with Zifo. Zifo is renowned for its expertise in scientific informatics services, specialising in data consulting and software validation. This partnership is set to provide state-of-the-art digitisation tools to life science laboratories globally.

Under this partnership, Zifo will handle product selection, configuration, integration, rollout, validation, and managed services support for eLabNext and its clients throughout the entire ELN lifecycle. This collaboration will streamline processes and boost collaboration capabilities, ensuring laboratories operate at peak efficiency.

“We’re excited about this partnership as it merges Zifo’s bilingual expertise in science and technology with eLabNext’s innovative product,” stated Kannan Jagamoorthy, General Manager, Americas at Zifo. “This collaboration will usher in a new era of digital solutions in the laboratory space.”

Additionally, eLabNext will implement Zifo’s GxP validation package for both internal and external customer use, reinforcing a commitment to the highest standards of quality assurance. eLabNext will also oversee the procurement process for clients requiring GxP compliance services from Zifo, guaranteeing a streamlined delivery of validation reports.

“As a company, we make decisions based on value-driven impact for our current and future customers,” remarked Zareh Zurabyan, Head of eLabNext, Americas. “This aligns with Zifo’s mission and vision, and the decision to partner with Zifo was a no-brainer, given our multiple customers in common. We are especially excited to collaborate with Zifo on enacting meaningful, positive change in the digital transformation of the pharmaceutical industry and the GMP space.”

This strategic alliance marks a significant advancement in laboratory digitisation, merging the expertise of two industry leaders to offer unmatched solutions and services to the life sciences sector. With a mutual focus on innovation and excellence, eLabNext and Zifo are set to transform laboratory informatics and drive significant improvements for their clients.