9685 Scranton Road
San Diego, CA 92121-3752
Phone: 858-799-5000

Michael Stapleton, chief operating officer
Subsidiary of Pharmacopeia Inc.


Accelrys, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pharmacopeia Inc., delivers informatics and computational software and services to accelerate design, discovery and development of pharmaceuticals, chemicals and materials.

The company offers collections of bioinformatics sequencing software, graphical interface tools, gene prediction software, data updating tools and fragment assembly software. Its chemoinformatics software suites manage chemical structure information, property information and biological data. The Life Sciences Simulations products provide tools for drug-effect simulations and drug discovery. In addition to its off-the shelf products, Accelrys offers custom software design services.


Accelrys has partnerships with pharmaceutical, biotechnology, chemical and other companies. Pharmaceutical companies include Abbott Laboratories, AstraZeneca plc, Bayer AG, Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., DuPont, Eli Lilly & Co., Glaxo SmithKline plc, Novartis, Pharmacia & Upjohn, Pfizer Inc., Schering-Plough Corp. and Sanofi-Synthelabo. Biotechnology companies include Amgen Inc., Arqule Inc., Cytoclonal Pharmaceutics Inc., Emerald Biostructures, Exelixis Inc., Genaissance Pharmaceuticals Inc., Genencor Inc., Hyseq Inc. and Millennium Pharmaceuticals Inc.

It also has academic collaborations, including the California Institute of Technology, Harvard University, the University of Wisconsin, Yale University, Cambridge University and York University; and government laboratories in the U.S., Europe and Asia.