NEW YORK, Feb 16 – Genaissance Pharmaceuticals has joined the Molecular Simulations’ Functional Genomics consortium, MSI said Friday.

Membership in this consortium gives Genaissance access to MSIs AtlasBase collection of functionally annoted gene sequences from 23 organisms and software that allows it to search this database, said Sue Rodney, manager of investor relations at Pharmacopeia, MSI’s parent company.

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