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Simulations Plus Licenses Compound Classification Software to Japan's NIHS

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Simulations Plus has sold a five-year license for the newest version of its ClassPharmer software to the National Institute of Health Sciences in Japan, the company said today.
 
Japan’s NIHS will use ClassPharmer to help generate chemically relevant compound classifications, Simulations Plus said. The organization had been using an earlier version of ClassPharmer, previously sold by Bioreason, which Simulations Plus acquired last year.
 

Financial details of the new ClassPharmer license were not disclosed.

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