Lee Daniels joins CCDC’s growing North America team

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February 10, 2020

The CCDC, world-leading experts in structural chemistry data, software and knowledge for materials and life science research and application are pleased to welcome Dr Lee Daniels to their growing North America team.

CCDC 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. Their cutting-edge software empowers scientists to extract invaluable insights from the vast dataset, informing and accelerating their research & development.


Juergen Harter, CEO of the CCDC said;  “We’re so pleased to welcome Lee to the team. His wealth of knowledge from 30 years in both academic and commercial crystallographic roles will be invaluable in supporting our research partners and users, and continuing our dedication to advance chemistry and crystallography for the public benefit around the world.”


Carmen Nitsche, General Manager of CCDC Inc. commented; “It’s great to have Lee joining the CCDC at this exciting time. As well as increasing demand for high quality discovery and early stage development solutions, we are seeing the industry become increasingly aware of the link between high quality crystal structures and successful commercialization of pharmaceuticals – as shown in the recently published Matwall model. Our team is looking forward to discussing this and other developments with our users at our April User Group Meeting in Cambridge, MA.”


The CCDC will host its first user group meeting of the year in Cambridge, MA on April 24 – bringing together users from industry and academia to discuss the latest developments and future projects. The event is free for users. Register at www.ccdc.cam.ac.uk/events to secure a place.


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