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Derycz Scientific Subsidiary Collaborates With QUOSA Inc. to Deliver Scientific Literature Workflow Solution to Cubist Pharmaceuticals

Reprints Desk and QUOSA Offer Integrated Service to Reduce Cubist's Document Delivery Costs and Assist with Copyright-Compliance Support

Dec 10, 2009

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Reprints Desk, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Derycz Scientific, Inc. (OTCBulletinBoard: DYSC), has announced a collaboration with QUOSA Inc., to facilitate copyright-compliant article archiving and scientific literature re-use for Cubist Pharmaceuticals.

Lexington MA-based Cubist becomes the first company to integrate Reprints Desk's scientific, technical, and medical (STM) Document Delivery service with QUOSA's Virtual Library, which facilitates the archiving of copyright-compliant articles and the re-use of scientific literature. The integrated solution features integration with Rightsphere, the rights advisory and management tool from Copyright Clearance Center, the world's largest rights licensing organization.

"The integration of QUOSA's powerful solution for archiving and sharing scientific journal articles with Reprints Desk's ultra-rapid document delivery service was a logical collaboration for delivering the efficiency and compliance benefits we've been seeking to enhance our eLiterature services," said A. Amyas Huston, Senior Manager of Medical Communications at Cubist. "With QUOSA already deployed and Reprints Desk delivery not requiring any platform fees or any IT information technology involvement from Cubist, the implementation within our workflow processes was fast and seamless."

Reprints Desk, which has counted Cubist Pharmaceuticals as a customer since 2007, earned the top ranking overall and in every category in the 2008 Document Delivery Best Practices and Vendor Scorecard by analyst and advisory firm Outsell, Inc., and scored a 97% customer-satisfaction rating in Dun & Bradstreet's 2009 Open Ratings survey of existing Reprints Desk customers. QUOSA serves a large and rapidly growing subscriber-base at leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and other life-science companies, with solutions for efficiently managing and monitoring scientific literature.

For more information about Derycz Scientific, visit www.deryczscientific.com. For more information about Reprints Desk, visit www.reprintsdesk.com. For more information about QUOSA Inc., visit www.quosa.com.

About Derycz Scientific®

Derycz Scientific, Inc. (www.deryczscientific.com) is the parent company to business software and information services companies Reprints Desk, Inc., and Pools Press, Inc. The company and its subsidiaries serve corporate customers in research-intensive industries such as the life sciences, energy, aerospace, industrial products, consumer packaged goods, and information technology - with a focus on developing solutions to enhance research and development, regulatory and copyright compliance, and sales and marketing promotions. For more information about Derycz Scientific, visit the deryczscientific.com website.

About Reprints Desk®

Reprints Desk, Inc. (www.reprintsdesk.com) is a business software and information services company that simplifies how research-intensive companies and other organizations procure, manage and share journal articles and other copyright-protected content. The company's content workflow and compliance solutions help customers effectively use peer-reviewed literature in research, regulatory submissions, and product promotions. A channel supplier for more than 100 scientific, technical, and medical (STM) publishers, Reprints Desk earned the #1 ranking in the 2008 Document Delivery Vendor Scorecard by Outsell, Inc., and currently serves organizations in life sciences, energy, aerospace, industrial products, consumer packaged goods, food and beverages, information technology, legal and government. Reprints Desk is a Derycz Scientific (DYSC.OB) company. For more information about Reprints Desk, contact Ian Palmer at +1 (707) 658-1931.

About QUOSA®

QUOSA Inc. is a specialist software company focused on literature management workflows and archives which include full-text articles and patents. With a large and rapidly growing subscriber-base at leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and other life-science companies, and in research and medical centers, QUOSA's applications are used to compress the time to insight and action across the key functions of the innovation enterprise. For more information about QUOSA, please visit the website at www.quosa.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

As a cautionary note to investors, certain matters discussed in this press release may be forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such matters involve risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially, including the following: changes in economic conditions; general competitive factors; acceptance of the Company's products in the market; the Company's success in technology and product development; the Company's ability to execute its business model and strategic plans; and all the risks and related information described from time to time in the Company's SEC filings, including the financial statements and related information contained in the Company's SEC Filing. The Company assumes no obligation to update the information in this release.

SOURCE: Derycz Scientific, Inc.

Web site: http://www.reprintsdesk.com/

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