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Bioinformatics: Cambridge Structural Database

A growing repository of the vast array of databases and online tools in the field of biology and it's sub-disciplines. Includes extended descriptions of each resource and links to tutorials.

Cambridge Structural Database

The Cambridge Structural Database (CSD) is a vast database containing over 950,000 verified crystal structures of molecules determined through X-Ray CrystallographyThe database is open for submission from the scientific community and is searchable based on identification number, chemical name, and cited publication.


Operating Institution:  The Cambridge Crystallographic Data Center 

Supporting Institution: Cambridge University


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Created: 2/3/2019

Reviewed: 5/19/2019

Revised: 5/19/2019