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BioFortis and Catholic Health Initiatives' Center for Translational Research Announce Biorepository Information Technology Strategic Partnership to Drive Progress in Personalized Medicine
Date:8/24/2010

ar assay data. Furthermore, Labmatrix's security framework ensures protection of highly-sensitive patient information, as well as maintaining regulatory compliance and accountability through a comprehensive audit trail infrastructure. Looking forward, BioFortis and CTR plan to create direct integrations with in-network hospitals' electronic medical records (EMR) systems, and further promote cutting-edge research advancements through secondary use of health data.

CTR National Director, Jeff Otto, PhD, MBA states, "Ensuring the continuity and security of the CTR's annotated biorepository is key to unlocking the knowledge within the samples we collect. Quality biosamples combined with Labmatrix's information technology infrastructure will allow the CTR and its partners to trust the answers that flow from our research, while protecting the privacy of our specimen donors."

About the Center for Translational Research (CTR)

Catholic Health Initiatives' CTR is an emerging participant and partner in the realization of personalized medicine. The CTR, CHI's only national laboratory, based on the campus of St. Joseph Medical Center, Towson, MD., is a venture of CHI (2009 revenue of $8.6B; 6th largest Healthcare provider in the US) who provides world class healthcare through its 72 hospitals in 18 states. The CTR will leverage its diagnostic CLIA testing, specimen procurement, biorepository, and custom development capabilities to enable improved treatment options for patients. The CTR will also act as an innovation catalyst for the CHI system focusing on personalized medicine in the healthcare setting.

About BioFortis, Inc.

BioFortis, Inc. provides software solutions for research needs of the post-genomic era within several key application areas including translational research, biobanking, biomarker discovery and clinical research. With the ability to centralize life sciences data sets in a tightly-linked, highly-annotated, a
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