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SANTA ANA, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 10, 2010 -- MSC.Software, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, today announced an important new step in its partnership with LifeModeler, Inc. to fully integrate MSC's Adams software into LifeMOD human modeling and simulation software solutions.

According to a new agreement recently entered into by both companies, the Adams software will be directly embedded into the existing LifeMOD commercial product, and will facilitate the introduction of new LifeMOD products targeted for the academic research and student communities. By integrating MSC Adams software into LifeMOD, biomechanical engineers and scientists will be able to create accurate virtual human models and enable repetitive and rapid testing of medical device designs while minimizing risk, time, and cost from new product development (

"This is a unique opportunity for MSC.Software to expand our biomedical industry reach by partnering with the leader in virtual human modeling," stated John Janevic, VP of Strategic Operations at MSC.Software. "We are proud to work with partners to leverage unparalleled technology in Adams."

"We see enormous potential for LifeMOD to revolutionize biomechanical engineering. As the need for simulation increases, it is essential to select partners, like MSC.Software, that will allow us to innovate and put forward solutions of supreme quality for our clients in various industries including medical, research, and education," said Shawn McGuan, Chief Executive Officer, LifeModeler, Inc.

About LifeModeler
LifeModeler makes human simulation software used by orthopaedic manufacturers to design and sell implants. Surgeons use our software to bring X-rays and CT scans to life to improve patient outcomes. Our software is also used in sports, research, aerospace and automotive industries. For additional information about LifeModeler products and services, please visit

About MSC.Software
MSC.Software is a global leader of multidiscipline simulation solutions that help companies improve quality, save time and reduce costs associated with designing and testing manufactured products. MSC.Software works with thousands of companies worldwide to develop better products faster with simulation technology, software, and services. MSC.Software employs 1,000 people in 23 countries. For additional information about MSC.Software's products and services, please visit

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