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Updated: Nov 15 2011

Cresset Group

  • Cresset Group
  • BioPark Hertfordshire, Broadwater Road
  • Welwyn Garden City
  • Herts, AL7 3AX
  • UNITED KINGDOM

Cresset was formed in 2002 using the basic research of our founder Dr Andy Vinter to introduce a new virtual screening technology. Over the last decade our technology has been widely adopted throughout the drug discovery and agrochemical industries.

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