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Accelrys

November 24, 2009 11:00 ET

Accelrys to Showcase Materials Studio 5.0 at MRS (Materials Research Society) Fall Meeting

December 2nd Accelrys Workshop to Demonstrate Combining Materials Modeling With Workflow Management Tools to Improve Productivity

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - November 24, 2009) - Accelrys, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACCL), a leading provider of scientific business intelligence software and services, will participate in the MRS Fall Meeting being held at the John B. Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA from November 30 to December 4, 2009. At the Accelrys exhibit in booth #508, Accelrys materials modeling experts will showcase the new features and enhancements found in Materials Studio 5.0. Providing a single, integrated platform for advanced modeling and simulation, Materials Studio enables scientists to more easily and efficiently perform highly complex research.

On Wednesday, December 2 at 12:00 pm, Dr. George Fitzgerald of Accelrys will host a luncheon workshop, "Data Pipelining and Workflow Management for Materials Science Applications," that will demonstrate how to combine materials modeling with workflow management tools to improve productivity. The workshop will present examples in polymers, catalysts, and nanotechnology. To register, please visit: http://webrsvp.mrs.org/rsvp.aspx?meeting_id=55

For a full list of Materials Studio 5.0 enhancements and to register for the ongoing web seminar series, please visit http://accelrys.com/products/materials-studio/

About Accelrys, Inc.

Headquartered in San Diego, California, Accelrys develops scientific business intelligence software and solutions for the life sciences, energy, chemicals, aerospace, and consumer products industries. Customers include many Fortune 500 companies and other commercial entities, as well as academic and government entities. Accelrys has a vast portfolio of computer-aided design modeling and simulation offerings which assist customers in conducting scientific experiments 'in silico' in order to reduce the duration and cost of discovering and developing new drugs and materials. Its scientific business intelligence platform underlies the company's computer-aided design modeling and simulation offerings. The Accelrys platform can be used with both Accelrys and competitive products, as well as with customers' proprietary predictive science products. Its flexibility, ease-of-use and advanced chemical, text and image analysis and reporting capabilities enable customers to mine, aggregate, analyze and report scientific data from disparate sources, thereby better utilizing scientific data within their organizations. For more information about Accelrys, visit http://accelrys.com/