Academic licensing for ligand-based solutions

Flexible licensing terms have been created specifically to facilitate academic research within an academic institute

License options Student Teaching Research Department
Available to PhD students when used within scope of PhD thesis Course tutors for teaching only Principal investigators or postdoctoral researchers Principal investigators or department heads
Number of users 1 Unlimited Up to 5 users in a single research group Unlimited
Duration 1 year  Length of course 1+ years 1+ years
Price Free* Free* On request On request


Spark GUI
Create a fragment database using Spark Database Generator
Command line interface
Docking feature to find fragments picking ligand-protein interactions directly from the active site Option Option
Increase productivity by accessing cluster using Cresset Engine Broker Option Option
Access Spark from KNIME® and Pipeline Pilot™


Forge GUI
Command line interface
Increase productivity by accessing cluster using Cresset Engine Broker
Access Forge from KNIME® and Pipeline Pilot™


Free tutorial material On request
Software updates On request
Technical support On request

  • *In some countries – please enquire to see if you are eligible for a free license
  • University must be a degree awarding body where the major purpose of the institution is education and academic research
  • License options are not applicable to research institutes, not-for-profit organizations or consultancies –enquire about research licenses
  • Licenses should not be used for work on projects that intend to create commercial output.

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