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VEGA and VEGA ZZ are not VEGA QSAR
March 25, 2013

We want to inform you that the scientific activity of VEGA developer team is not related in any way to VEGA QSAR project (Virtual models for property Evaluation of chemicals within Global Architecture). Our computational chemistry technologies developed in more than 13 years to help thousands users in their research jobs, aren't included in VEGA QSAR. This software shares with us only the name.
While considering that the name of free programs is not deposited and protected as a trademark, it is very strange and a bit annoying that a software released in 2012-2013 takes the same name of an already existing software (released in 2001) with more than 13000 of registered users. What is not protected by law should be protected by an implicit gentlemen agreement ...