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MAPS is a LIMS that was developed to be applicable in multiple fields of life sciences (like genomics, genetics, proteomics) and for various applications. It uses an innovative, flexible datamodel and comes with numerous technologies for adaptation, integration, and extension. In this way, MAPS especially meets the frequently changing requirements of R&D laboratories.