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Crux is a software toolkit for tandem mass spectrometry analysis, with a focus on peptide identification.

Environment Modules

Run module spider crux to find out what environment modules are available for this application.

System Variables

  • HPC_CRUX_DIR - installation directory
  • HPC_CRUX_BIN - executable directory
  • HPC_CRUX_DOC - html documentation directory


If you publish research that uses crux you have to cite it as follows:

Christopher Y. Park, Aaron A. Klammer, Lukas Käll, Michael J. MacCoss and William Stafford Noble. "Rapid and accurate peptide identification from tandem mass spectra." Journal of Proteome Research. 7(7):3022--3027, 2008.