Biotechnology Leaders to Present at Genedata Screener User Group Meeting

San Francisco, CA, April 30, 2009

Genedata, a leading provider of in silico solutions for pharmaceutical R&D and related life sciences, announced today that the Genedata Screener User Group will hold its annual knowledge sharing event on May 5, 2009 at the California Academy of Science. Representatives from leading biotechnology companies such as Amgen, Exelixis, and Genentech will preview Screener 7.0 and share industry best practices for high throughput, high content screening methodologies.

“The Screener User Group meeting is a highly interactive session of biotech industry leaders who are provided an under-the-covers look at our Screener 7.0 release combined with the unique opportunity to comment on and influence future product development,” noted Stephan Heyse, head of Screener. “Of equal importance is the knowledge-sharing dimension of this meeting in which our customers present insights on Screener integration, cross-assay comparison, and tips and techniques on conducting high throughput, high content data screening analysis.”

The Screener User Group meeting will be held at the Boardroom of California Academy of Sciences, 55 Music Concourse Dr., Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94118 415-379-8000; www.calacademy.org. For further information on the Screener User Group meeting, contact: Kurt Zingler, kurt.zingler@genedata.com

About Genedata
Genedata transforms data into intelligence with a portfolio of advanced software solutions for drug discovery, industrial biotechnology, and life science research. Used by a majority of the world’s top 50 pharmaceutical companies and leading research organizations, Genedata solutions make research data accessible and understandable, enabling scientific discovery that fights disease and improves health and quality of life worldwide. Founded in 1997, Genedata is headquartered in Switzerland, and has offices in Japan, Germany, and the US. www.genedata.com

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