SOURCE: Ludesi

April 29, 2008 02:30 ET

Ludesi Wins Frost & Sullivan Global 2D Gel Electrophoresis Emerging Technology of the Year Award

LUND, SWEDEN--(Marketwire - April 29, 2008) - Ludesi Corporation, provider of the industry-leading Image Analysis Service for 2-dimensional electrophoresis gels, today announced it has won the Frost & Sullivan 2008 Global 2D Gel Electrophoresis Emerging Technology of the Year Award. The award is given to the company that has demonstrated technological superiority and other successful criteria within its industry. Ludesi has pioneered the field of 2D gel image analysis through its introduction of a specialized Image Analysis Center that utilizes proprietary Ludesi software technology in combination with well-defined Combined Correctness quality metrics to process the 2D gel images. Leading global research organizations use the Ludesi service because it provides the industry's most accurate analysis results, while also eliminating software licensing costs and labor.

"Ludesi, with its powerful 2D gel imaging software and service, has demonstrated a strong understanding of the gel electrophoresis market. With a high discovery potential and unique pay-per-gel service model, Ludesi displays its commitment to take the technology to the customers at a very affordable price with a quick turn around time," said Arun AK, Analyst - Healthcare (EAI), Frost & Sullivan. "Beyond its superiority in gel analysis, the easy applicability of the technology for the scientists in their day-to-day research will help in the easy adoption of this technology, which makes Ludesi a worthy recipient of the 2008 Global 2D gel Electrophoresis Emerging Technology of the Year Award."

"This award is a great recognition for Ludesi because it is based on the quality and technological performance of our software and service as well as our ability to improve productivity and reduce costs for our customers," said Ola Forsstrom-Olsson, founder and CEO of Ludesi Corporation. "We've made a significant impact on the proteomics industry by uniquely combining very high image analysis results, fast turnaround times, and a flexible and affordable service model."

About the Ludesi Image Analysis Service

Ludesi's service enables research institutions and biopharmaceutical companies to order reliable 2D gel image analysis on a per-sample basis over the internet. Its REDFIN Image and Data Management software features a powerful and intuitive user interface that allows researchers and scientists to quickly and easily view, analyze, and manage results from the Ludesi 2D gel image analysis. Ludesi has also made its service accessible to a broad range of organizations by offering a flexible, pay-per-sample online payment method via credit card. The new REDFIN software is available for free as a download at: www.ludesi.com/download.

About Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan, a global growth consulting company, has been partnering with clients to support the development of innovative strategies for more than 40 years. The company's industry expertise integrates growth consulting, growth partnership services, and corporate management training to identify and develop opportunities. Frost & Sullivan serves an extensive clientele that includes Global 1000 companies, emerging companies, and the investment community by providing comprehensive industry coverage that reflects a unique global perspective and combines ongoing analysis of markets, technologies, econometrics, and demographics. For more information, visit www.awards.frost.com.

About Ludesi AB

Ludesi is a global provider of bioinformatics solutions to the life science industry. The company is serving some of the most prestigious research facilities in the world with image analysis of 2D electrophoresis gels on a per-sample basis. Ludesi's analysis is performed at the Ludesi Analysis Center with proprietary software technology and strict quality control to ensure accurate and reliable results. Further information can be found at www.ludesi.com.

Ludesi is a Registered Trademark of Ludesi AB. All other trade names and trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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