"We are extremely pleased to be working with the CCDC in order to provide such a valuable addition to CrysAlisPro," said Dr. Leigh Rees, Agilent General Manager, X-ray Diffraction. "Our software is constantly improving and we provide regular updates to our users, free of charge. CellCheckCSD is now available to all users of CrysAlisPro, and this added functionality will undoubtedly improve the effectiveness of Agilent X-ray diffractometer users across the globe."
CellCheckCSD can be downloaded free of charge from the CCDC website at http://www.ccdc.cam.ac.uk/free_services/cellcheckcsd/
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Originating in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Cambridge, the CCDC is now a fully independent institution constituted as a non-profit company and a registered charity since 1989. The CCDC compile and distribute the Cambridge Structural Database (CSD), the world's repository of experimentally determined organic and metal-organic crystal structures, and related applications software including GOLD and Relibase+. The CCDC also has a strong track record in basic research through more than 700 peer-reviewed publications.
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