Data Usage Policy

Data Usage Policy

Users have a non-exclusive, non-transferable right to use data files for internal proprietary research and educational purposes, including target, biomarker and drug discovery. Excluded from this licence are use of the data (in whole or any significant part) for resale either alone or in combination with additional data/product offerings, or for provision of commercial services.

Please note: The data files are experimental and academic in nature and are not licensed or certified by any regulatory body. Genome Research Limited provides access to data files on an “as is” basis and excludes all warranties of any kind (express or implied). If you are interested in incorporating results or software into a product, or have questions, please contact


All data in the Cancer Dependency Map at Sanger is publicly available and individual users are free to use the API for non-commercial use without login or registration. Throttling of requests may be applied to ensure service reliability and fair use.

Third Party Websites or Applications
Administrators of third-party websites that are interested in using the Cancer Dependency Map at Sanger API should contact Direct use of the API in third party websites without prior permission is not permitted.

Commercial Use
Commercial use of the Cancer Dependency Map at Sanger API and/or data is not permitted without prior consent. Please contact for enquiries.

Educational Use
Use of the Cancer Dependency Map at Sanger API for educational purposes is permitted. Educators interested in using the Cancer Dependency Map at Sanger API in their teachings are encouraged to contact - especially if this could result in a high volume of traffic.