Samples provides a mechanism to capture detailed information about the materials you are working with including relationships between samples. You can also print labels for your samples with 2D barcodes that GE cryochain equipment can recognise automatically.
On a sample create screen you can record information about the material you are working with including a unique Sample ID, a batch ID and an expiry date.
You can create duplicates of a sample, if for example, you are aliquoting the contents of one vial into 5 new vials you can divide the sample as shown below:
Enter the quantity of new 'child' samples to create:
The new samples are linked to their parent sample and are allocated new sample IDs automatically.