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Better Data and Decision Making with Automatic Data Validation

Data integrity in process development is critical to making the right decisions quickly. However, it is one of the major challenges facing science. Riffyn works closely with customers to solve this by making automatic data validation a reality in Riffyn Nexus.

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How a digital backbone can transform industrial fermentation
Joseph Walker

While the industrial applications of fermentation continue to grow, underlying challenges to scaling up this fundamental process still remain. At the core of this lies a common challenge: a reliance on manual data collection and paper forms and notebooks, ad hoc process and parameter documentation, Excel spreadsheets with multiple versions that are difficult to track, inflexible ELNs and LIMs, and disparate data files from multiple instruments that are difficult to impossible to format and contextualize for statistical analysis. But there's hope: here's how a digital backbone can transform industrial fermentation.

GitHub for Science
Timothy Gardner
Designable process flows can serve as the source code for experiments and a foundation for a GitHub for science. In this post, we illustrate what we mean by “GitHub for Science” and how this could transform the way we advance s...
Source Code for Science
Timothy Gardner
Like people, ideas need to romance each other: they meet, mix and produce offspring. But sadly, the breeding of scientific ideas is being shortchanged. We need a new kind of dating app: a dating app for nerdy ideas. We need sou...

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Announcements

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Data, Processes, and Liberation
Stephanie Yeung
Learn about the importance of harnessing data efficiently to drive insight by ensuring you have good data at the very beginning.
Continuing the Discussion: Q&A on Building a "Lab of The Future" with Riffyn VP of Scientific Solutions Dr. Loren Perelman
Embriette Hyde
If you caught Astrix Technology Group’s February 18 webcast on “The Digital Laboratory: What the Future Holds” with Riffyn VP of Scientific Solutions Dr. Loren Perelman, you know how Riffyn Nexus™ can help you make your own dig...
Continuing the Discussion: Q&A on antimicrobial resistance and future pandemics with Dr. Muhammad Zaman
Embriette Hyde
Our first Distinguished Scientist Lecture Series seminar took place on Tuesday, March 2. Our guest speaker was Dr. Muhammad Zaman, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor of Biomedical Engineering and International Health at ...
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Bio-IT World Conference & Expo 2021 (In Person & Virtual)

Join us at the 2021 Bio-IT World Conference for an exciting talk in Pharmaceutical R&D Informatics, September 21 from 9:40 – 9:55 am ET and a breakout session on September 22 from 8 - 9 am ET.

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Riffyn Nexus Features

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Better Integration with More REST - A Riffyn Nexus API Upgrade
Embriette Hyde
Riffyn Nexus v4.2 upgrades its API to 2.0, a more RESTful API with the latest OpenAPI specification for better data integration.
Get to Machine-Learning Ready Data Faster with Export Subsetting
Embriette Hyde
Read how to make machine learning a reality for rapid process improvement, by exporting data into a usable format for analysis.
Ten ways Riffyn Nexus makes R&D life better
Embriette Hyde
Here are ten easy ways to make R&D life better using Riffyn Nexus.

Perspectives

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Riffyn's 5 Most Popular Blog Posts of All Time
Embriette Hyde
Since we love data, we dived into our content analytics to learn about topics that you love to read — and those you don’t. Using Google Analytics, we determined our 5 most popular blog posts of all time. We welcome you to take ...
Riffyn Makes Machine Learning in Science an Everyday Reality
Riffyn Team
The barrier to unlocking the full potential of machine learning isn’t bad analytical tools or fear of statistics: it’s bad data resulting from poorly designed studies. Using scientific blueprints to organize people, process, te...
Process Development Data Innovations Are Speeding the Path to Market for Novel Therapies
Riffyn Team
The 6th Accelerating Biopharmaceutical Development Conference (AccBio2019), hosted by AIChE from February 17-19, 2019 focused on the confluence of new therapy pathways, biologics process intensification, and using process devel...

Featured Users

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Building a digital foundation for synthetic biology research
Embriette Hyde
Riffyn has partnered with Imperial College London to build digital foundations for accelerating synthetic biology research. Through this partnership, Riffyn Nexus will be available to all IC students and will be introduced to e...
Fighting pandemics in the digital age
Embriette Hyde
Amidst the early COVID-19 chaos — when most of us were still in denial about the virus — two visionaries at Imperial College London started developing a new kind of COVID-19 test. Fully automated, scalable to thousands of tests...

Employee Profiles

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Riffyn Spotlights with Software Engineer Mary Howell
Embriette Hyde
In the latest installment of our “Riffyn Spotlights” blog series, we talk with Software Engineer Mary Howell about her past in textile R&D, the trust and respect between Riffyn employees, and the pair of jeans she made by hand
Riffyn Spotlights with DevOps Engineer Sam Gawthrop
Embriette Hyde
Get a peek into Riffyn's Culture and learn how Sam Gawthrop, Riffyn DevOps Engineer, is contributing to Earth Day efforts year-round through his volunteer work helping sick and injured seals and sea lions at The Marine Mammal C...
Riffyn Spotlights with Riffyn Scientist Adi Lavy
Embriette Hyde
In the latest installment of our “Riffyn Spotlights” blog series, we talk with Scientist Adi Lavy about his past experience as a marine biologist, Riffyn’s culture of hard work toward things that matter, and his latest 3D-print...

Riffyn Culture

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Building Diversity: Doing What’s Right, Not What’s Easy
Embriette Hyde
Riffyn employees have vowed to take action to tangibly support equity and justice. Learn about new company holidays, the Distinguished Scientist Lecture Series, and an outside-the-box employee training program that will keep us...
'Tis the Season for Giving
Embriette Hyde
In November, we partnered with the Alameda Food Bank, a local non-profit that has been providing food to Alameda residents in need for over 40 years. Together, Riffyn employees raised $3408.83 (over our $3000 goal!) for the foo...
What Should My Business Do About Coronavirus (COVID-19)?
Timothy Gardner
Here is a ten-step approach to reaching an informed, balanced and rational decision.

Training

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Super User Training Goes Virtual
Embriette Hyde
To offer Riffyn users a couch-friendly learning experience, last week (April 8-10) we offered for the very first time a live, virtual version of Super User training completely free of charge. And by all accounts, it was a resou...