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Materials Science

CSD Materials

Helps you explore exciting new materials through analysing intra-and intermolecular interactions within the lattice, helping you to understand your material’s behaviours and refine its properties.

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Discovery Science

CSD Discovery

Discover new molecules. For pharmaceutical and agrochemical researchers, CSD-Discovery provides in one place all the tools you need for discovering new molecules.

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Deposit Structures

Upload your data for inclusion in the Cambridge Structural Database or the Inorganic Crystal Structure Database

Access Structures

View and retrieve structures in the Cambridge Structural Database

CSD 2019 Download Available

CSD 2019

Available Now. The world's repository for small-molecule crystal structures. Download CSD 2019.

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ACS Fall 2019 National Meeting & Expo

   The ACS National Meeting attracts chemistry professionals from around the globe looking to share ideas and advance scientific and technic...

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The past, the present, the future

We are delighted to announce that today we have launched our new logo as part of our plans to refresh our visual identity.

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Latest News

CCDC announces the formation of a new Scientific Advisory Board

CCDC has formed a scientific advisory board to help expand and support increased generation of new insights through high quality research

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Come along to our Satellite workshop at the #ECM32 tomorrow! We will be at TU Wien running both a morning and an afternoon session. For more information see here:

17/08/2019 4:00

Could this be part of the first cycles of molecular evolution? This week’s #FeaturedStructureFriday is CSD Entry: VOQGAM ( published by Dieter Braun & co-workers in @NatureChemistry #crystallography #Drugdiscovery #data #digitalchemistry

16/08/2019 2:01

Next week at the ECM we are running our #CSD1Million evening reception! Make sure to drop by our stand D08 to pick up your free ticket! #Drugdiscovery #data #ChemTwitter #digitalchemistry #ECM32

15/08/2019 4:30