ChemAxon Integrates JChem With SciTegic's Pipeline Pilot

Plug-ins to be Made Available for Free to the Life Sciences Community

Oct 03, 2006, 01:00 ET from ChemAxon Ltd.

    BUDAPEST, Hungary, October 3 /PRNewswire/ -- ChemAxon, a software
 solutions provider for chemistry today announced the integration of
 ChemAxon JChem functionalities within SciTegic's Pipeline Pilot product.
 These plug-ins will be made available for free to life sciences
 researchers. Joint SciTegic and ChemAxon customers may now choose to access
 ChemAxon's discovery cheminformatics technologies from within SciTegic's
 Pipeline Pilot framework, leading to more efficient and repeatable
 discovery processes.
     The plugins allow Pipeline Pilot users to incorporate ChemAxon
 functionality in their workflows. ChemAxon toolkit plugins currently
 include; MarvinSketch and MarvinView for editing and viewing chemical
 structures, JChem Base for database management and search, JChem Cartridge
 for accessing JChem directly from Oracle SQL, Standardizer which applies
 business rules for structure canonicalization and Calculator Plugins for
 structure based prediction.
     "By coupling our technologies within a pipelining environment users can
 get the best of both worlds; the flexibility and enterprise performance
 from our toolkits and ease of experimental set-up, use and re-use that
 Pipeline Pilot offers." commented Ferenc Csizmadia, CEO of ChemAxon.
     "Through the partnership with ChemAxon our customers will be able to
 solve more complex problems in chemistry research," says Mathew Hahn,
 Ph.D., General Manager of SciTegic. "Further, it is a testament to the
 commitment of SciTegic to make Pipeline Pilot an open and agnostic
 environment for application integration."
     About ChemAxon
     ChemAxon is a leader in providing cheminformatics software development
 platforms and applications for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and
 agrochemical industries. With core capabilities for structure visualization
 and management, property prediction, virtual synthesis, screening and drug
 design, ChemAxon focuses upon active interaction with users and software
 portability to create powerful, cost effective cross platform solutions and
 programming interfaces to power modern cheminformatics and chemical
 communication. For more information please visit
     About SciTegic
     SciTegic, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accelrys, Inc. (NASDAQ:   ACCL),
 develops and markets informatics software to the pharmaceutical and
 biotechnology industries. The company has pioneered a new technology
 approach called "Data Pipelining" to process research discovery data with
 unprecedented flexibility. This new methodology has established its utility
 by accelerating informatics research for thousands of users at hundreds of
 customer sites worldwide. Further information about SciTegic is available

SOURCE ChemAxon Ltd.