Dotmatics Limited

Dotmatics Limited

April 28, 2010 07:25 ET

Dotmatics Selected by Cephalon to Provide Data Querying and Visualisation Solutions

BISHOP'S STORTFORD, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - April 28, 2010) - Leading informatics company Dotmatics announced today that it was selected by international pharmaceutical company, Cephalon, Inc., to provide data querying and visualisation solutions across its medicinal chemistry division. Browser, a cutting edge web-based query and reporting tool, will be used to simplify querying and reporting data from both Chemistry and Biology databases. Browser was chosen due to its inherent flexibility and ease of use for the researcher. Vortex was selected for data visualisation because of its powerful out-of-the-box chemistry engine and seamless integration with Browser.

The Dotmatics suite of solutions increases research efficiency during early stage drug discovery by providing integrated software from registration and assay management, to reporting, data querying and data visualisation. The web-based deployment of the suite reduces IT overhead whilst providing unrivalled flexibility through its simple user interface.

Why choose Dotmatics for querying, visualising and reporting from your data?

Our web-based knowledge solutions dramatically improve the way scientific data is queried, browsed, managed, shared and visualised within companies. Dotmatics has significant expertise in cheminformatics techniques including chemical databases, SAR analysis, data management and data visualization.

Browser was designed to sit on-top of any chemical or biological database and to provide a central solution to work with all research data. Vortex provides world class visualisation with enhanced chemical intelligence without the need for plug-ins or extra modules. Overall Dotmatics solutions enhance the strategic decision making process, saving time and money whilst enriching the day to day lives of research scientists.

Heather Ahlborn, Director of Research and Drug Development IT&S at Cephalon, Inc. said: "Working with Dotmatics and their Browser and Vortex products has given our researchers the ability to quickly generate project-specific reports with the data they need , delivered in an intuitive, user-friendly interface for analysis. The Dotmatics platform is a foundation upon which we will continue to build out solutions to meet the needs of our scientists."

Steve Gallagher, CEO of Dotmatics said "Dotmatics solutions are designed to be schema and database agnostic, which is why so many companies select us to handle their data. We are extremely proud to work with a leading company such as Cephalon. Inc, and look forward to assisting them to promote more efficient use of their research data"

The Dotmatics suite includes:

Browser- a query and visualization tool for biological and chemical datasets.

Vortex - world-class visualization and analytics platform for scientific and non-scientific data.

Studies - the new standard in screening data management.

Pinpoint(1)- an Oracle cartridge allowing rapid indexing and searching of chemical databases.

Gateway- a centralised depot for sharing information with colleagues and external collaborators.

Nucleus- a web-based tool for importing, mapping and storing data from existing sources.

Register- a web-based tool for single and batch compound registration.

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(1) Pinpoint is developed in collaboration with Astex Therapeutics Ltd.

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