We're delighted to announce the release of LabKey Server version 21.7.

Highlights of Version 21.7

LabKey Server

  • File Watchers - Use file watchers to automate the import of sample and assay data. (docs) | (docs)
  • Ontology Concept Picker - Improve data entry by guiding users to a specific part of the concept hierarchy. (docs)

Sample Manager

  • Study/Sample Integration - Add samples to studies and associate them with specific participants and timepoints. (docs) | (docs)
  • Aliquots - Create aliquots of samples singly or in bulk. (docs)
  • Picklists - Create and manage picklists of samples to simplify operations on groups of samples. (docs)
  • Move Storage Units - Track movement of storage units within a freezer, or to another freezer. (docs)
  • Barcode/UniqueID Fields - A new field type, "UniqueID", generates values when samples are added to a Sample Type or when the barcode field is added to an existing sample type. (docs)


  • Electronic Lab Notebooks have been added to LabKey Biologics. Link directly to data in the registry and collaboratively author/review notebooks. (docs)
  • Hide Sequence Fields - Nucleotide and Protein Sequence values can be hidden from users who otherwise have access to read data in the system. (docs)

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