NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Publishing company Wiley said last week that it has acquired SimBioSys, a cheminformatics solutions developer, for an undisclosed sum.

Incorporated in 2006 as a spinout of the University of Leeds' Institute for Computer Applications in Molecular Sciences, SimBioSys describes itself as a biotechnology and chemistry software company focused on developing tools for structure-based, rational drug design. The firm's headquarters are in Toronto and it has distribution partners in Europe, Japan, China, and India.

Get the full story with
GenomeWeb Premium

Only $95 for the
first 90 days*

A trial upgrade to GenomeWeb Premium gives you full site access, interest-based email alerts, access to archives, and more. Never miss another important industry story.

Try GenomeWeb Premium now.

Already a GenomeWeb Premium member? Login Now.
Or, See if your institution qualifies for premium access.

*Before your trial expires, we’ll put together a custom quote with your long-term premium options.

Not ready for premium?

Register for Free Content
You can still register for access to our free content.

Robert Redfield is floated as the next director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Washington Post reports.

The New York Times writes that the National Institutes of Health's All of Us Research Program is "ambitious" and that some are concerned it might be overly so.

Representative Lamar Smith's criticism of the National Science Foundation has "changed the nature of the conversation," according to ScienceInsider.

In PLOS this week: non-coding RNA function in yeast, transcriptomic profiles of malaria parasites, and more.