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ChemAxon and Patcore Agree Distribution of Patcore Products Beyond Japan

August 21, 2013

BUDAPEST, Hungary and TOKYO, August 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

ChemAxon [http://www.chemaxon.com/#_blank ], a leader in providing chemistry software
solutions and consulting services for life science research, and Patcore, a leading
cheminformatics software and service company for pharmaceutical and life science
industries, have agreed terms for the distribution of Patcore’s CRAIS series of products
globally excluding Japan.

Patcore’s CRAIS product series are a set of innovative cheminformatics applications
covering many common processes in life science research, including: compound registration,
assay management, data browsing, collaborative interfaces, structure design and controlled
substance compliance.

CRAIS Series

        - Checker - Controlled substances check system to reduce your daily
          compliance workload.
        - Transformer - Generates ideas for lead optimization based on an extensive
          bioisosteric knowledge base.
        - Browser - Powerful, user-friendly browser for chemical and biological data to
          inspire ideas
        - Registration - Make your compound registration smarter and maximize the data
        - Assay - Standardized environment to register your assay results to a corporate

The CRAIS products are based on ChemAxon’s cheminformatics toolkits and offer users an
“off the shelf” solution for common RnD processes, especially where high performance and
integration within larger systems are essential.

About ChemAxon
ChemAxon [http://www.chemaxon.com ] is a leader in providing cheminformatics software
platforms and desktop applications for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and agrochemical
industries. With core capabilities for structure visualization, search and management,
property prediction, virtual synthesis, screening and drug design, ChemAxon focuses upon
active interaction with users and software portability to create powerful, cost effective
cross platform solutions that power modern cheminformatics and chemical communication. The
company is privately owned with European headquarters in Budapest, US East Coast
headquarters in Cambridge, MA, and sales and support offices in Europe, Japan and across
North America.

About Patcore Inc.

Patcore is based in TOKYO, providing cheminformatics software and services for
Pharmaceutical and life science industries. Patcore was founded in 2003 and signed with
ChemAxon in 2005 as an exclusive partner in Japan. Patcore successfully developed CRAIS
series using ChemAxon technologies to help users to manage chemical and biological data
more efficiently. These products are well accepted by many clients and Patcore has
provided them for 15 of the top 20 pharmaceutical companies in Japan to date.


Source: PR Newswire