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June 21, 2017STACS DNA Gives Forensic DNA Laboratories Complimentary Customization with STACS® Dollars

STACS DNA Inc., the sample tracking software company, today announces the STACS Dollars Program. Forensic DNA labs using STACS software are automatically awarded STACS Dollars that can be used towards customization services each year.

April 27, 2017STACS DNA Shows How Detailed Audit Trail Reduces Risk for DNA Labs at ASCLD 2017

See how a detailed audit trail of all activity in your DNA lab reduces risk and saves time at ASCLD 2017

April 18, 2017OZ Systems and STACS DNA Enter into Strategic Alliance to Provide Essential Solutions to Newborn Screening Programs

The partnership creates a one-stop-shop for integrated newborn screening solutions that reduce costs, improve efficiency, upgrade safety measures and enhance mechanisms for capturing and sharing information.

February 14, 2017STACS DNA Shows How Tracking Transforms DNA Labs at AAFS 2017

WHO: Tim Stacy, Sales Director and Jocelyn Tremblay, President WHAT:  Sample tracking demos for casework and database labs at AAFS 2017 WHEN:   February 15-17, 2017 WHERE: American Academy of Forensic Sciences 69th Annual Scientific Meeting Hyatt Regency New Orleans 601 Loyola Ave New Orleans, LA 70113 Booth 807 DETAILS: Exhibit Booth # 807 STACS DNA […]

October 04, 2016STACS DNA Leads MAFS Workshop on Sexual Assault Kits

WHO: Tim Stacy, Sales Director, STACS DNA Shawn Bailes, Criminalist, Missouri State Highway Patrol Lauren Lu, Lab Manager – Biology Unit, Michigan State Police Crime Laboratory WHAT: Sexual Assault Kits: Legislation, Processing and Tracking WHEN: October 5, 2015, 1:00-5:00 PM WHERE: Midwestern Association of Forensic Scientists (MAFS) 2016 Hilton Branson Convention Center 200 East Main […]

September 23, 2016STACS DNA Delivers the DNA Lab Essentials at ISHI 2016

WHO: Malena Jimenez and Hays Young, Field Application Specialists WHAT: STACS DNA Delivers the DNA Lab Essentials at ISHI 2015 WHEN: October 12-15, 2016 WHERE: International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI) 2016 Hyatt Regency Minneapolis 1300 Nicollet Mall Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 55403 Poster 28 Booth 310 DETAILS: Malena and Hays each have many years of […]

August 17, 2016Dr. Hays Young Presents DNA Laboratory Validation and Sample Tracking on Promega Tech Tour 2016

“Dr. Young will present a case study covering validation work he performed when he was the DNA Technical Leader at the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory. He will also discuss challenges and solutions for sexual assault kit tracking.”

June 22, 2016Dr. Hays Young, DNA Analyst and Technical Leader, Joins STACS DNA

“In further expanding our capacity as a scientific integrator, Dr. Young brings a wealth of experience essential to our current forensic casework and database customers, as well as to new markets.”

May 18, 2016STACS DNA Software Helps Crime Labs Track Sexual Assault Kits

“Casework DNA labs can easily track and report sexual assault kit processing to help them save time and reduce errors with STACS-CW.”

January 22, 2016STACS DNA Shows Labs How to Enhance, Not Replace Their LIMS at SLAS2016

Labs that are not thrilled with their LIMS don’t need to replace it, they can enhance it with STACS®.

December 21, 2015Video: A Sexual Assault Kit Partnership

The video shows the FBI DNA lab using STACS-CW Enterprise software to create a forensic audit trail of laboratory activity during sexual assault kit processing.

November 10, 2015STACS DNA Software Selected by Oakland County Sheriff’s Office for New DNA Lab

“We are very excited to have STACS technology at the Sheriff’s Office,” said Sheriff Michael J. Bouchard. “This is another key component to our Forensic Laboratory that will make us a top-notch facility in the state of Michigan.”

October 08, 2015STACS DNA Offers 90-Day Promise to DNA Crime Labs at ISHI 2015

Forensic DNA laboratories have been able to go from contract to fully implemented with STACS-CW Enterprise sample processing software in 90 days or less.

September 03, 2015STACS DNA Shows DNA Labs How to Save Time While Increasing Quality at EAFS 2015

They will share customer case studies of DNA labs that have substantially increased their productivity and their quality while spending less.

August 20, 2015STACS DNA Presents at ISFG 2015 How Crime Labs Increased DNA Sample Output by More Than 40%

“The two labs increased their sample throughput by 46% and 150% respectfully without hiring a single additional analyst, saving salaries and benefits.”

June 23, 2015STACS DNA Delivers Unparalleled Productivity Software to DNA Databank Labs

Seven of the eight largest DNA databank labs in North American use STACS-DB Enterprise, including the FBI and RCMP.

April 30, 2015STACS DNA Shows How DNA Labs Can Eliminate Hours of Work with Automatic Grant Tracking at CACLD/CAC 2015

STACS DNA will show Lab Directors and staff how STACS-CW Enterprise automatically tracks grant-related statistics and makes them easy to report to funding bodies, saving both grant managers and criminologists hours and hours.

April 17, 2015STACS DNA Shows DNA Lab Directors How to Save Hours with Automatic Grant Tracking at ASCLD2015

Grant managers spend hours preparing NIJ grant reports, and lab staff take hours away from critical casework when they use a spreadsheet to track their activities and consumables for grant reporting. STACS DNA will show Lab Directors how STACS-CW Enterprise automatically tracks grant-related statistics and makes them easy to report to funding bodies, saving both grant managers and criminologists considerable time.

April 07, 2015STACS DNA Presents Laboratory Case Studies Showing Dramatic Productivity Gains Without Hiring at Mid-America Forensic DNA Conference 2015

The two labs increased their sample throughput by 146% and 250% respectfully, without hiring a single additional analyst, saving salaries and benefits. In fact, the labs would have each needed to hire and train 32% and 60% more analysts in order to achieve equivalent capacity gains if they had not automated.

February 17, 2015STACS DNA Makes Grant Tracking Effortless

Grant tracking saves grant managers and analysts time by automatically tracking grant-related statistics and making reporting to funding bodies easy.

February 12, 2015STACS DNA Shows DNA Labs How to Save Hours with Automatic Grant Tracking at AAFS2015

Automatic Grant Tracking and Lab Budget Impact Analysis at AAFS2015

February 04, 2015STACS DNA Shows Labs How to Reduce Turnaround Time Without Hiring at SLAS2015

At SLAS 2015, STACS DNA will be showing how DNA labs, or labs that are increasing their levels of molecular testing, can reduce turnaround time without hiring.

January 21, 2015STACS DNA’s Online Tool Helps Crime Labs Maximize Capacity on Minimum Budget

“Forensic DNA lab managers face pressure to reduce turnaround times on shrinking budgets. STACS DNA’s Lab Budget Impact Analysis presents a cost comparison of the options, based on the lab’s own data, helping labs make financial decisions based on evidence.”

October 17, 2014STACS DNA Presents Case Studies Showing the Dramatic Productivity Gains of Automating Labs at CACLD 2014

Tim Stacy will present customer case studies which show how two casework DNA labs substantially increased their productivity while spending less through the use of technology.

September 26, 2014STACS DNA Helps Labs Determine Their ROI at ISHI

STACS DNA will offer custom return on investment analyses for casework labs using a new ROI Calculator

September 24, 2014Michigan State Police Chooses More Software from STACS DNA

The Michigan State Police has selected STACS-CW Enterprise for screening and processing DNA samples in its seven forensic science labs.

July 29, 2014STACS DNA Presents Case Studies Showing the Dramatic Productivity Gains of Automating Labs at AFDAA 2014

STACS DNA will present customer case studies which show how two casework DNA labs substantially increased their productivity while spending less through the use of technology – on July 31, 2014 at 9:10 AM at the Association of Forensic DNA Analysts and Administrators (AFDAA), at the Hilton Houston Post Oak Hotel in Houston, TX.

May 20, 2014Forensic DNA Scientist Joins STACS DNA Team

Malena Jimenez, formerly a Criminalist with customer Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Crime Laboratory Division, has joined STACS DNA as a Field Application Specialist.

May 05, 2014STACS DNA Presents “The Virtual DNA Analyst” at ASCLD 2014

This poster presented at ASCLD, May 6 at 12:30, highlights analysis of two DNA casework labs and demonstrates that technology can multiply the productivity of a DNA analyst, thus creating “Virtual DNA Analysts”. Labs can effectively reduce their backlog without hiring.

March 24, 2014Missouri DNA Lab Increases Case Output 30% with STACS DNA Despite Staff Shortage

Missouri State Highway Patrol DNA casework lab reports processing 30% more cases, despite a shortage of almost half of their criminalists, one year after implementing STACS-CW Enterprise™.

February 19, 2014Miami Valley DNA Lab Pulls Off Million Dollar Productivity with STACS DNA

MVRCL reports an 86% increase in its DNA sample processing output – the equivalent to tripling its lab staff – by implementing STACS-CW Enterprise™ along with other automation.

February 13, 2014STACS DNA Shows How It Helps Deliver Million Dollar Productivity to a DNA Lab at AAFS

STACS DNA shows how it helps deliver million dollar productivity to a casework DNA lab

January 28, 2014STACS DNA Delivers Forensic News for Laboratory Professionals via DNA Dispatch

STACS DNA launches “DNA Dispatch”, a newsletter for forensic DNA laboratory professionals

January 17, 2014STACS DNA Shows Labs How to Increase Throughput and Prevent Errors at SLAS2014

Visit SLAS2014 booth 544 to learn how to save time, increase throughput, prevent errors in your DNA lab

November 07, 2013New Video Series Addresses Issues Faced by DNA Laboratories

STACS DNA releases the first two videos in a series which address “Is your DNA lab ready for growth?” and “Maximizing productivity in DNA labs: Four critical areas”.

August 08, 2013Washoe County Uses STACS DNA’s Web-based Remote Collection Module to Reduce Costs and Backlog

The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) has completed the initial implementation of the Remote Collection Module of STACS-DB Enterprise™ as part of a state-wide system for managing convicted offender and arrestee DNA database samples. To be used by more than 30 collection sites such as prisons and parole offices, the new capability is expected to reduce work for the DNA laboratory staff and have a significant cost impact.

May 14, 2013Canada’s National DNA Data Bank Upgrades to Latest STACS DNA Software

The RCMP has chosen to upgrade its DNA sample processing software to STACS-DB Enterprise, which will be used to manage the processing of offender DNA samples as part of Canada’s National DNA Data Bank (NDDB). This contract continues a 12-year business relationship.

May 06, 2013STACS DNA Shows DNA Labs How to Increase Productivity at ASCLD

STACS DNA exhibits at American Society of Crime Lab Directors (ASCLD) in Durhan, NC May 5-9, featuring our 90-day implementation promise for casework labs, STACS-DB Enterprise for database labs and the Remote Collection module to reduce database staff workload and costs.

April 23, 2013STACS DNA Shows Casework Labs Increased Productivity in Just 90 Days at CACLD

STACS DNA promises casework labs DNA lab processing capabilities implemented in 90 days. Also showcases sample processing software used by North America’s major database labs, including new Remote Collection Module that reduces staff workload and lowers costs.

April 08, 2013STACS DNA Shows Healthcare Labs How to Accelerate Sample Processing at Bio-IT World 2013

STACS-PM is the only software designed specifically for optimizing productivity in today’s integrated, automated DNA labs.

February 13, 2013STACS DNA Shows How Casework Labs Can Increase Productivity in Just 90 Days at AAFS2013

Come to booth #419 to check out the sample processing and control software used by all major forensic database labs in North America. Learn about the 90-Day Promise we give to casework labs, covered by 12 years of dedicated forensics experience. Increase productivity, lower costs, reduce errors, improve documentation and gain control – we can show you how.

January 09, 2013STACS DNA Shows Labs How to Accelerate Sample Processing at SLAS2013

STACS to present “Sample Management: Accelerate throughput with DNA lab informatics” January 15, 2013, 8:00AM and exhibit in booth #1511 at SLAS2013, Orlando, FL, January 13-15.

November 08, 2012STACS DNA Presents “The Challenge of Going Paperless” at NEAFS

STACS DNA presents “The 21st Century Laboratory: The Challenge of Going Paperless” at the NEAFS Annual Meeting, Saratoga Springs, NY, Nov 14, 2012, 4:00 PM. Exhibit to feature benefits for both casework and database DNA labs.

November 02, 2012STACS DNA Showcases Casework Lab Software with 90-Day Promise at CACLD

STACS DNA Showcases Casework Labs Software with 90-Day Promise at CACLD, November 7-9, 2012, San Jose, CA

October 15, 2012STACS DNA Launches 90-Day Promise and Modular Software for Smaller Casework Labs

STACS DNA today announced the launch of STACS-CW Standard, a modular software solution that quickly gives smaller casework labs critical DNA sample processing tracking for day-to-day operations. The product is backed by the company’s “90-Day Promise”, under which STACS DNA will take the customer from order to implementation in 90 days.

October 12, 2012Missouri and Miami Valley Customers to Present with STACS DNA at ISHI2012

STACS DNA, Missouri State Highway Patrol and Miami Valley Regional Crime Laboratory to Present at ISHI2012, Nashville, TN

September 25, 2012Technology Marketer Joins STACS DNA

Heather MacIntosh joins STACS DNA as Vice President of Marketing overseeing all marketing and communications.

September 24, 2012STACS DNA and Missouri State Highway Patrol to Present at MAFS 2012

STACS DNA and Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP) present “The 21st Century Laboratory: The Challenge of Going Paperless” at MAFS 2012 in Milwaukee, September 27

September 21, 2012Missouri State Highway Patrol Cuts Processing Time With STACS DNA

STACS DNA Inc., the only DNA sample processing software provider, today announced that the Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP) has purchased STACS-CW Enterprise™ software, cutting in half the time to document a sample and slashing peer review process time by 57%.

September 04, 2012Miami Valley Regional Crime Laboratory Implements STACS DNA™ Software

STACS DNA Inc., the only DNA sample processing software provider, today announced that the Miami Valley Regional Crime Laboratory (MVRCL) has implemented STACS-CW Enterprise™ as a key part of an initiative to automate their DNA processing lab.


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