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IRBM Science Park Licenses Dotmatics' Cheminformatics Suite

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Dotmatics said this week that IRBM Science Park, a spinoff from Merck Research Laboratories in Rome, Italy, has licensed its bioinformatics suite to support its cheminformatics research efforts.

The suite includes tools to for structure-activity relationship analysis, chemical informatics, data capture, compound sourcing, and biochemical data management. IRBM Science Park researchers will use the solution to register, query, browse, analyze, and visualize project information.

Alberto Bresciani, head of screening technologies at IRBM Science Park, said the Dotmatics suite provides "a unified platform" that can "efficiently manage scientific data" across diverse projects.

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