Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC)
A non-profit company with charitable status, which compiles and distributes a comprehensive database of organic and metal-organic compounds studied by X-ray and neutron diffraction.
The Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC) are world-leading experts in structural chemistry data, software and knowledge for materials and life sciences research and development.
- We specialise in the collation, preservation and application of scientific structural data for use in pharmaceutical discovery, materials development, research and education.
- We compile and distribute the Cambridge Structural Database (CSD), a certified trusted database of fully curated and enhanced organic and metal-organic structures, used by researchers across the globe.
- We inspire the next generation of scientists through our educational and outreach activities, and through our PhD sponsorships.
- We empower scientists of all backgrounds to achieve their research goals through our FAIRE access programme as part of our non-profit, charitable status.