It’s Official: Pharmacopeia is Now Accelrys, Emkjer is CEO

Pharmacopeia said last week that its stockholders approved changing the company’s name to Accelrys — the final step in the spin-off of the company’s PDD drug discovery business in order to focus on software sales.

Stockholders approved the name change on May 11, the company said.

Accelrys said it is now “solely focused on delivering scientific software solutions to the life sciences and materials research industries.”

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