Jeff Deneen, Ph.D.
SANTA CLARA, California—February 2, 2010—Atypon™ today announced that its software is being used to publish Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.'s recently launched Videourology™, a peer-reviewed journal dedicated to publishing original video contributions in endoscopic and minimally invasive urologic surgery.
Mary Ann Liebert (www.liebertpub.com), which publishes more than 70 scientific, technical, and medical journals and books as well as their flagship trade magazine Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, has used Atypon's software to power their publishing platform, Liebert Online, since 2004.
Videourology (www.liebertpub.com/vid) complements Journal of Endourology, the official journal of the Endourological Society. Videos are published immediately upon acceptance and can be viewed online or downloaded in QuickTime® format, ideal for viewing on iPhone®, iPad, iPod®, and other mobile devices.
"Videourology represents our commitment to delivering an important rich media offering that enhances physician education and improves patient outcomes," said Mary Ann Liebert, President and CEO of Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.
"Publishers need a platform that enables them to deliver relevant content in the formats their customers wish to consume it in. Increasingly that is multimedia content being consumed while on the go," said Dem Pilafian, Product Manager for Atypon. "Atypon's software enables Mary Ann Liebert to publish Videourology in a way that makes it accessible anytime, anywhere."
Atypon is a leading provider of software used by professional and scholarly, trade and consumer, and educational publishers of all sizes to manage, deliver, and monetize their digital content. The company's products include complete publishing platforms as well as identity and access management and commerce solutions. For more information, go to www.atypon.com.