ChemAxon Announces Free Cheminformatics Toolkit Provision for Non-Commercial Freely Accessible Web Resources

Jan 02, 2006, 00:00 ET from ChemAxon

    BUDAPEST, Hungary, Jan. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- ChemAxon, a software solutions
 provider for life sciences, announces the launch of the "FreeWeb" package to
 provide its chemical editing, viewing, search, property calculation and
 database management toolkits at no cost to freely accessible web resources
 being operated for non-commercial purposes. In addition to unlimited licenses,
 upgrades and support will be provided.
     Following from the success of ChemAxon's Academic Package, which gives all
 products free for academic teaching and research, the FreeWeb package aims to
 increase the quality and capabilities of publicly accessible online chemical
 research resources.
     Toolkits included within the package: The Marvin Java applet family for
 creating chemical queries, viewing results and ligand/macromolecular analysis;
 JChem Base and JChem Cartridge to allow chemical searching and database
 management; Standardiser allowing business rules for structure management and
 Calculator Plugins to provide a range of structure based properties
 interesting to researchers for content held by the provider.
     "There is an increasing amount of chemically relevant content being made
 available publicly, online. The FreeWeb package is our contribution toward
 making that content more available and useful", commented Ferenc Csizmadia,
 CEO Of ChemAxon.
     About ChemAxon
     ChemAxon is a leader in providing cheminformatics software development
 platforms for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. With core
 capabilities for structure visualization and management, property prediction,
 virtual synthesis, screening and drug design, ChemAxon focuses upon active
 interaction with users and software portability to create powerful, cost
 effective cross platform solutions and programming interfaces to power modern
 cheminformatics and chemical communication. For more information please visit