Application Brief: Incorporating Sample Collections from Acquired Companies

How GSK Integrated Cellzome’s Extensive Sample Library

Incorporating a large sample collection from an acquired pharmaceutical company can be a challenging and time consuming task. In this brief, you will learn how GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) integrated Cellzome’s valuable sample libraries into its corporate collection after buying the company. GSK was faced with surmounting issues such as labware compatibility, sample volume tracking, quality assurance, and assimilating sample structures into the corporate data stream. Brooks Life Science Systems’ Tube Auditor® played an important role in determining sample volumes, detecting precipitates, and establishing confidence in the samples.