NEW YORK, Nov. 15 (GenomeWeb News) - Shares in Tripos were up 21 percent at $5.46 in mid-afternoon trading as investors cheered news of an extended multimillion-dollar software license agreement with Pfizer.

The companies initially announced a wide area network partnership in January 2001 that Pfizer employ a "broad array" of Tripos' drug-discovery software tools, including the SYBYL and UNITY programs.

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