Dotmatics Limited

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Dotmatics Limited
Type Limited company
Industry Laboratory informatics
Headquarters The Old Monastery
Bishops Stortford
, United Kingdom
Number of locations 7
Area served Worldwide

Dotmatics Limited develops and distributes laboratory informatics software solutions.


In June 2020, the company acquired BioBright, LLC, a lab data automation company "automating the flow of data from laboratory instruments to a secure cloud."[1]

In September 2020, the company announced the release of, a "quick start version" of its Studies Notebook electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) "designed specifically to meet the needs of research organizations at an early stage in their development."[2]

Former technology

One-Click Chemistry ELN was "a pre-configured version of the Dotmatics’ flagship software solution: Studies Notebook."[3] The software is offered under the SaaS distribution model.

In September 2020, a "quick start version" of Studies Notebook for new labs—known as—was announced.[2] Dotmatics described the ELN as "a simple hosted edition design to allow small research teams to jump-start their discovery journey," suitable for 10 or few users and running as a multi-tenant SaaS instance type.[4] Sometime in late 2022 or 2023, the company removed references to on its websites, and the solution is presumably discontinued.

Technology and products

Studies Notebook

Studies Notebook is an electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) that allows you to "simplify scientific discovery."[5] The software can be hosted on-site or in the cloud.


Product: Studies Notebook
Experiment, collaboration,
and data management
Chemical and/or mathematical drawing and calculation?Y[5]
Chemical and/or spectrum file support?Y[5]
Task and event scheduling?
Option for manual result entry?
Multiple data viewing methods?Y[5]
Data and trend analysis?Y[5]
Data and equipment sharing?Y[5]
Customizable fields and/or interface?
Configurable templates and forms?Y[5]
Query capability?Y[5]
Import data?Y[5]
Internal file or data linking?Y[5]
External file or data linking?
Export data to MS Excel?
Raw data management?
Data warehouse?
Project and/or task management?
Inventory management?
Document creation and/or management?Y[5]
Lab and/or group management?
Experiment management?Y[5]
Workflow management?Y[5]
Customer and supplier management?
Quality, security, and compliance
Regulatory compliance?
QA / QC functions?
Performance evaluation?
Audit trail?Y[5]
Chain of custody?
Configurable roles and security?
Data normalization?
Data validation?
Data encryption?Y[5]
Electronic signatures?
Version control?
Automatic data backup?
Reporting, barcoding, and printing
Custom reporting?Y[5]
Report printing?
Label support?
Barcode support?
Export to PDF?Y[5]
Export to MS Word?
Export to HTML and/or XML?
Email integration?
Base functionality
Administrator management?
Instrument interfacing and management?
Mobile device integration?
Third-party software integration?Y[5]
Alarms and/or alerts?Y[5]
External monitoring?
Web client or portal?Y[5]
Online or integrated help?
Software as a service delivery model?Y[6]
Usage-based cost?
Industries served
biotechnology, chemical, general


Additional information