Repado is a certified software development provider for the medical industry

Designing tailor-made OEM & ODM products which automate lab procedures is our core area of expertise. Repado's portfolio extends from developing easy-to-use editors to complex solutions and instrument controlling as well as testing & validation services.

Powerful products

Repado has developed a product portfolio designed to meet the medical industry demands. Our solutions cover different business aspects, from day-to-day lab processes of diverse complexity to remote interaction with designated devices. For more information please visit the products section.

Tailor made solutions

Our highly-qualified developing team, identifies market needs and provides custom software solutions, which simplify complex procedures and automate everyday routines. Based on our vast experience, we cover a wide range of solutions from simple GUI editors and functional enhancement of existing software, to solutions supporting multi-scheduling tasks.

Integration

We are experienced in integrating any instrument/ device into larger scale information systems. We can help you integrate and interact with Lab Information Systems (LIS) in order to automate certain routines, e.g. retrieving worklists, exchanging data, controlling tests etc. by covering a variety of data formats.

Device control

Highly experienced in automation, we can help you design your data configuration and build a software around it. As a result, users will be able to easily define and configure your instrument. We keep applications simple and put the emphasis on powerful features which distinguish you from competition.

Products

OEM

Repado understands the unique requirements of OEM partners. Our quality management system and extensive R&D experience enable us to develop innovative, high quality software products for the Medical Diagnostic Industry. As a Repado OEM partner, you are able to integrate our technology into your own products and services. Our development team will provide you with tailor-made software, whose features and functionality will enable your customers achieve maximum value.

ODM

Investing in product development is crucial to business growth and profitability. Repado's extensive experience in software development makes the company an ideal Original Design Manufacturer. As such, Repado will design & manufacture a product which eventually will be owned and branded by its client. Our partners gain competitive advantage on the market through high-quality, consistent and well-engineered technology that can be built in order to meet their specific needs.

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Solar Suite

Lab Automation

The Solar Suite is a lab automation software platform that can be integrated with any IVD instrument. It comprises powerful modules that, either combined or stand alone, can transform routine procedures and create an effective workflow.

Its development is in strict alignment with ISO 13485 guidelines.

OEMs can opt for any module combination, adapting an innovative & cost-effective solution to their own specific needs.

Key features

  • Flexibility and scalability for maximal lab efficiency
  • Customizable, consistent and intuitive GUIs
  • Integration with any Liquid Handling instrument
  • Integration with multiple channel instruments and plate formats
  • Accurate connection between modules for increased workflow
  • Barcode-driven and worklist support
  • Data tracking and processing as well as interfacing with internal and external databases - including LIMS
  • Customizable reports
  • PCR Setup: The Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) technique, as means of DNA amplification, is a basic component of modern research labs. Its applications are widespread over many scientific disciplines, including molecular biology, genetics, clinical diagnostics, forensics and environmental science, among others.

    The sensitivity of the method requires precise handling in order to minimize its unique deficiency: susceptibility to contamination.

    The Solar PCR Setup is a powerful module able to perform multiple mastermix preparations for multiple assays. It is a flexible and user-friendly system designed for a wide range of PCR types and protocols.

    Key benefits:

    • Automated procedure which reduces error risk during multiple pipetting steps and prevents reagent wastage
    • Barcode sample identification and tracking
    • Customizable and consistent touch-screen operational software
    • Data tracking and processing, as well as interfacing with internal and external databases - including LIMS
    • Flexible output files for follow up instruments
    • Full reagent and labware flexibility
  • Nucleic Acid Extraction: The extraction and purification of Nucleic Acids are commonly used techniques for analytical, diagnostic and preparative biotechnology processes.

    Different methods are developed to extract both genomic and viral Nucleic Acid from diverse sample matrices and result in different yields and purity of DNA.

    The Solar Nucleic Acid Extraction module involves a range of automation procedures that support various kits and customized purification protocols in order to transform a sample to fit the requirements of the analytical technique selected to be used.

  • Sample Preparation: As the number of samples increases, clinical laboratories aim at maximizing the throughput while ensuring highest quality of results. For this reason, there is a significant need for automated sample preparation.

    This Solar module achieves full automation on all sample preparation steps. It can be customized to provide the sample preparation technique which fits user needs.

    Solar Sample Preparation offers data driven support and optimizes procedures to maximum sample throughput.

  • Serial Dilution involves reducing concentration of an active source substance. It is performed by serially diluting the source from higher to lower concentration in order to make it practicable for ingredient preparation or experiments. This is useful in medical applications where compounds/ samples are stored in higher concentrations.

    The Solar Serial Dilution module enables the user to define individual concentration ratios per dilution step.

    Key benefits:

    • Automated procedure which reduces error risk during calculations
    • Different kind of tips and plate sizes are supported
    • Open to accommodate different diluent parameters
    • Several input formats are available for configuration of connected devices (e.g. qPCR Systems) as well as LIMS interaction
    • Single/ Multi tip options
  • Hit-Picking (or cherry-picking) enables laboratories to quickly carry out a great number of tests e.g. biochemical, pharmacological, genetic tests etc. This procedure aliquots or rearranges sources from different labware. When performed manually, hit-picking is time-consuming and very intensive.

    The Solar Hit Picking module offers a fully automated user-friendly solution, guiding the user through setup preparation in few simple steps.

    Key benefits:

    • Worklist support
    • Barcode sample identification
    • Automated procedure which reduces error risk during pipetting steps
    • Different plate sizes and types are supported
  • Normalization: In certain automated processes, source substance amounts must be equalized among wells to optimize test accuracy. Normalization involves calculating the amount of diluent to be diluted in each individual sample/compound as to achieve identical final concentration across samples.

    The Solar Normalization module will offer accurate and consistent concentrations throughout the sample group.

    Key benefits:

    • Automated procedure which reduces error risk during calculations
    • Different kind of tips and plate sizes are supported
    • Open to accommodate different diluent parameters
    • Several input formats are available for configuration of connected devices (e.g. qPCR Systems) as well as LIMS interaction
    • Single/ Multi tip options
  • Reformatting is commonly used to transfer samples from tubes to microplates or to reformat sample/compound plates making them suitable for applications in medical diagnostics industry.

    Solar Reformatting offers a flexible user interface with several formatting possibilities, such as replication, custom mapping, plate compression or expansion from 96-, 384-, and 1.536-well microplates, sample pooling etc.

    Key benefits:

    • Barcode sample identification
    • Automated procedure which reduces error risk during pipetting steps
    • Different plate sizes and types are supported
    • Worklist support
  • Assay Reading: The Assay Reading module is a tailor-made software solution designed to perform automatic reading, analysis and interpretation of fluorescent and colorimetric MicroArray diagnostic tests.

    Through this module it is possible to integrate diverse types of analysis software & obtain detailed reports, while workflow integration and interaction with Laboratory Information Management Systems is available according to user specifications.

LTM's multi-level operation capabilities will significantly decrease costs by minimizing on-site visits and software distribution expenses, while they will markedly increase support contract sales

Live Tracker of Machines is a machine-to-machine powerful application which enables remote interaction with diverse medical devices and instruments.

One of the major cost drivers in the medical industry is the field service visits required to deal with major software and/or hardware malfunctions. LTM is designed for OEM partners and Distributors aiming in enhancing streamline operations and uptime, while reducing total cost of ownership.

With LTM technology, the user is able to remotely interact with all devices installed on field and benefits from the ability to diagnose problems and take remedial actions through a management console.

Benefits

  • Functional integration with all available medical devices and instruments
  • Encrypted connection with any instrument, worldwide
  • Customizable Graphical User Interface with multilingual support
  • Real-time monitoring of connected devices
  • Clustered streamlining of software modules, upgrades, patches, and fixes
  • Proactive error notification via iLTM application
  • Significant costs reduction by minimizing on-site visits & software distribution expenses
  • Value-added support services to customers by offering a rich experience through iLTM monitoring features
  • Enhanced performance metrics and customer satisfaction through prompt training and effective problem resolution
  • Access to Business Intelligence data
  • Enhanced brand perception

Via LTM's encrypted connection, it is possible to review statuses, history and malfunctions, and more importantly to upload and download configuration files. Uptime is significantly increased as more incidents are remotely resolved.

features

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  • Compact view of all connected devices
  • Geographical overview of all field devices
  • Instant notification of an error via iLTM module
  • Direct access to log files
  • Direct access to history data
  • Backup and restore actions
  • Maintenance actions & decision making
  • Touch friendly interface design

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iLTM is an intuitive end-user tool designed for remote monitoring of lab processes.

features

Optimized overview of devices on a mobile handset

  • Simultaneous monitoring of multiple instruments
  • Real-time information of running processes
  • Descriptive error report
  • Automatic notification to service provider
  • History data

Competitive edge

Security

LTM fulfils data confidentiality requirements, as the exchanged data between the LTM modules (medical device, Dashboard, iLTM) are encrypted through the use of secure communication protocols.

Moreover, contrary to the deficiency of "third party web-based tools" which give full and uncontrolled access to data, LTM access restrictions enable complete control over the information shared with the Dashboard (detailed report of actions, adjustable access levels etc).

Key points for OEMs

  • Functional integration with all available medical devices and instruments
  • Access to real-time data
  • Customizable Graphical User Interface with multilingual support
  • Decreased downtime and software distribution costs
  • Access to Business Intelligence data

Cleis is a tailor-made software solution designed to perform automatic reading, analysis and interpretation of CLART-based diagnostic tests.
The application is built on a user-friendly and intuitive graphical interface.

Sample processing involves the following experimental procedures:

  • Sample preparation
  • DNA extraction
  • DNA amplification and target labeling
  • Specific hybridization
  • Visualization of the results through colorimetric detection and analysis

Detection and analysis of micro spots by CLEIS is performed immediately after developing a specific precipitation staining pattern on the chip. Developing this pattern generates a dot micromatrix (microarray) that can be detected and analyzed by CLEIS.

Data management options:

  • LIMS connection
  • Results can be stored, exported to a remote location or printed out
  • Individual data folders per sample and/or patient
  • User defined export and backup paths.
  • Three complimentary reports per sample.

For more information please contact Repado or visit Genomica

CLEISplus is a software platform capable of controlling a fully automated electromedical device, starting from the denatured amplification product, and ending with issuance of the corresponding diagnostic report.

Through an intuitive GUI, CLEISplus allows the user to program several ways of running samples while providing a step by step tracking of the overall process.

CLEISplus, though a unique user inteface, interacts transparently with the underlying components i.e. liquid handler instrument, imaging device and CLART® platform, while preserving the ease of the plug and play system.

Key points:

  • Simple and user friendly graphical interface
  • Trasparent interaction with liquid handler instrument, imaging device and processing software
  • Flexibility to import new tests
  • Step by step wizard guiding the user thought out the procedure (plate setup/deck preparation/protocol execution/plate scanning/results)
  • LIMS connection

For more information please contact Repado or visit Genomica

Lirix 3.0 is a modular software package with a multi-level architecture that is ideal for start/stop routine processing, quick-start programming and fully supports even the most challenging pipetting applications.

Lirix 3.0 is strictly sample-oriented and provides application specialists with a comprehensive library of actions for pipetting, barcode reading, plate handling, incubation, etc.

A user-friendly wizard guides the operator through a simple start-up procedure of pre-defined assays and enables full control over the entire process at any time. Using a simple drag-and-drop technique, processes can be constructed step by step following a logical workflow

Lirix 3.0 provides a complete data management system including result and run log files. The interface for host communication allows the download of worklists and the upload of results.

The Lirix 3.0 software package is written in MS C++ and MS VB. Programming interface SAX Basic engine (macro language, fully compatible to MS VBA) is embedded in Lirix. All user interfaces are designed to the user friendly "MS-Outlook" style.

Autrax software is a dynamic application dedicated to nucleic acid extraction and reagent preparation.

Integrated into the automated workstation of Liferiver, Autrax software is developed to ensure test consistency and reliability in nucleic acid extraction and purification as well as in PCR mastermix preparation procedures through a precision pipetting system.

A user-friendly interface guides the operator through a simplified one click start-up procedure which requires no manual intervention once it starts.

Running processes are monitored locally through real-time status tracking. More importantly, in case of an error Autrax is designed to send a descriptive error notification to the designated technical personnel via SMS service.

The Autrax application is developed in .NET framework and supports multilingual features while the graphic user interface adapts customer's philosophy.

Key Benefits

  • Fully automated DNA/RNA extraction and PCR setup
  • Synchronization with LIS (export results and load into LIS)
  • Automated reading and loading of sample data
  • Real-time process monitoring
  • Error notification by SMS
  • Multilingual features

AUTRAX was developed on behalf of Liferiver Shanghai ZJ Bio-Tech Co., Ltd. For more information please contact Repado or visit Liferiver

Services

Repado offers a diverse and complete line of services. In terms of Software Development, Complete Solutions concerning business-critical custom applications are developed and implemented while Outsourcing Software Development guarantees that high-quality specialized software development services are rendered to our clients.

Testing & Validating integrate processes during all project phases to ensure that the products will fulfill their designated use while conforming to highest international standards & safety requirements. By using our vast experience in medical contexts, our customers benefit from Consultancy services that accurately respond to their individual needs.

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Software Development

1. Complete Solutions

Repado is a certified software development provider for the medical industry. Designing tailor-made medical device modules and platforms which transform lab activities is one of our core areas of expertise. We have extensive experience in developing solutions suited to the needs of this demanding and safety-intensive sector.

Repado's full cycle software solutions cover everything from designing simple GUI editors, functional enhancement of existing software, solutions supporting multi-scheduling tasks to consultation, testing & validation services.

2. Outsourcing Software Development

Outsourcing software development is currently considered an upcoming trend in the Medical sector. If key factors are evaluated correctly, it can be proven a highly successful practice.

Offshore development facilitates proper allocation of internal resources while obtaining a high-quality software product at basic cost and competitive time.

By using Repado as your trusted partner you can enjoy a complete range of specialized software development services to help keep all your processes up to the highest standards.

Consult

Consultancy services throughout the development process.

Our consultancy services work in harmony with and do not create limitations for internal development teams.

Our specialist teams, with their vast experience in medical contexts, will promptly respond to specific client needs.

Key parameters:

  • Business needs analysis
  • Target market recommendations according to client's requirements and projections
  • Constructive suggestions from end-user perspective
  • Technical know-how and specialized advice
  • Overview of Planning and Execution
  • Adjustment to changing requirements during project implementation
  • Testing and software validation guidance after project completion.

Testing & Validation

Business-critical software creates high expectations

Reliability is an absolute necessity. Focusing on the case of medical software, safety becomes even more a vital need.

Repado's processes integrate prestigious international standards to safeguard reliable operation and outstanding quality of products.

Through a premium outsourcing partnership you will achieve:

  • Certified quality
  • Competitive delivery times
  • Being a market pioneer
  • High-standard operation

Throughout the development process, all stages and phases are dealt with, separately or linearly, according to your needs.

Quality

Our organization is awarded the ISO 13485, an internationally acknowledged Quality Standard, with primary objective the facilitation of harmonized medical device regulatory requirements for Quality Management Systems.

Our Quality Management Systems and our Risk Management processes fully comply with IEC 62304 which defines principles of software development & maintenance, configuration management, risk management, verification, and validation.

Our organization is ISO 9001:2008 certified for Software development and Implementation.

Repado has also attained "Microsoft Silver Partner" status and holds the Application Development competency.

Repado has been awarded the "Crédit d'Impôt Recherche" (CIR) Αccreditation as a Research & Development entity with documented originality & innovation for the three-year period of 2015-2017.

Our organization has been awarded by the European Commission, the SEAL OF EXCELLENCE Certificate, in regards to the LTM Project that was evaluated under the EU Horizon 2020 framework program.

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Repado - about

About

Repado is a certified software development provider for the medical industry. Designing tailor-made medical device modules and platforms which transform lab activities is one of our core areas of expertise. We have extensive experience in developing solutions suited to the needs of this demanding and safety-intensive sector.

Our full cycle software solutions cover everything from designing simple GUI editors, functional enhancement of existing software, solutions supporting multi-scheduling tasks to consultation, testing & validation services.

mission & values

Our mission is to help our clients build safe and competitive products, improve their processes and excel in their field. Above all, we want to make a difference to the way our clients deliver results by supplying them with innovative software.

Based on this mission, we value strict quality assurance and the streamlining of laboratory processes from onsite applications to remote monitoring. Our teams are driven by a sense of responsibility towards medical contexts, the love for technology and a workplace which favors communication and constant improvement.

Events

Upcoming Events

February 2017
MedLab 2017
6 - 9 February 2017
Dubai, UAE
Repado will be visiting MedLab 2017. Meet us there to discuss new business opportunities!

Past Events

Medica 2016
14-17 November 2016,
Dusseldorf, Germany
 
Lab Automation & Robotics 2016
8-9 November,
Berlin, Germany
 
AACC 2016
31 July - 4 August,
Pennsylvania Convention Center Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
booth: 863 
Analytica 2016
10-13 May 2016,
Messe München
 
Arab Lab 2016
20-23 March 2016,
Dubai International Exhibition Centre
 
Arab Health 2016
25 - 28 January 2016,
Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre
 
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Contact

Repado AG

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Headquarters

Switzerland // Kreuzstrasse 100, 8645 Rapperswil
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Subsidiary

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