Tag Archives: SciFinder

CAS rolls out new predictive retrosynthetic capabilities in SciFinder

(13 Jan 2020) As part of their continued commitment to helping R&D leaders accelerate scientific discovery, today CAS, a division of the American Chemical Society, announced the launch of a breakthrough retrosynthetic capability in SciFindern. This computer-aided synthetic design (CASD) solution utilizes AI technology, powered by CAS’s unmatched collection of scientist-curated reaction content and leverages John […]


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CAS collaborates with iChemLabs empowering scientists to do better research in less time with SciFinder-n

SciFindern provides relevant, highly actionable insights in an easy-to-use interface that integrates the touch screen friendly ChemDoodle chemical structure drawing tool. (18 September 2018, Columbus, Ohio) CAS, a division of the American Chemical Society, partnered with iChemLabs to optimize the efficiency of chemical structure drawing in SciFindern, especially in touch devices, using ChemDoodle®.  Built on the […]


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CAS continues to provide unparalleled discoverability of chemistry with the launch of ChemZentTM

(28 June 2016, Columbus, OH)  CAS, a division of the American Chemical Society introduces ChemZent, a new solution available for purchase in SciFinder. ChemZent delivers the complete collection of approximately three million abstracts from Chemisches Zentralblatt, the oldest compendium of chemistry abstracts dating from 1830-1969. ChemZent brings unique value to researchers, professors, students and information […]


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New content in SciFinder provides regulatory professionals with additional value

(17 March 2015) Effective March 2015, CAS coverage of regulated chemicals in NCITM Global, in CHEMLIST®, on STN® and in SciFinder® has been enhanced with regulatory information from two additional sources: More than 31,000 substances from the Scheduled Chemical Database provided by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) More than 5,800 substances […]


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Additional experimental spectra now available in CAS REGISTRYSM in STN®

(18 December 2014) Effective December 2014, CAS enhanced its collection of experimental spectra in CAS REGISTRY. CAS added more than 15,000 Carbon-13 NMR spectra and more than 80,000 Proton NMR spectra to more than 70,000 unique RNs. The new spectra were licensed from Advanced Chemistry Development, Inc. who obtained them from Sigma-Aldrich and the Specs […]


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SciFinder training materials for you

(5 August 2014)  These on-demand SciFinder® training resources are short, targeted materials, organized by search type. Those marked with an asterisk(*) are designed to help get you started quickly with searching in SciFinder. Special topics for more advanced users are also available. New and occasional users may also find SciFinder Virtual Classes helpful. Listen to recordings […]


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SciFinder® and ChemDraw® software connection now available to customers

(18 June 2014, Columbus, Ohio) Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), the world’s authority for chemical information, and PerkinElmer, have officially released their shared research solution, pairing SciFinder®, the choice for chemistry research™, with ChemDraw® software, the drawing tool of choice for chemists. The ChemDraw platform is a digital drawing tool for chemists and biologists to create […]


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What’s New in SciFinder?

(May 2014) The latest release of SciFinder features the integration of ChemDraw and SciFinder, improvements to the Analyze feature, and further enhancements to the Non-Java CAS Structure Editor. The functionality of this landmark collaboration between CAS and PerkinElmer enables ChemBioDraw Ultra 14 users to initiate a SciFinder search from within the ChemDraw interface, and then be […]


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The Inventory of Existing Chemical Substances in China is now available from CAS

(Columbus, Ohio, 31 July 2013)  Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), the world’s authority for chemical information, announced today that the 2013 Inventory of Existing Chemical Substances in China (IECSC) has been added to its database containing international regulatory information for chemical substances, CHEMLIST®. This information is available on STN®, the choice of patent experts, in SciFinder®, […]


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SciFinder® now offers API capabilities

(Columbus, OH, 25 June 2013) – Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) announced today that the SciFinder® interface now enables a range of APIs designed to streamline researchers’ workflows. CAS has collaborated with several customers to develop API support for reaction, substance and reference searching. CAS is initially offering this functionality to customers in the corporate market. […]


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CAS and Thieme Publishing Group collaborate to expand access to chemical reaction information

(Columbus, Ohio, 10 June 2013) Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) and Thieme Publishing Group have announced that hundreds of thousands of experimental procedures for chemical reactions from two prestigious Thieme organic chemistry journals will soon be available in SciFinder®, the choice for chemistry researchTM. Experimental procedures from the high-impact Thieme journals SYNLETT and SYNTHESIS from 1967 […]


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Springer and Chemical Abstracts Service collaborate to accelerate chemistry research

(New York / Heidelberg , 28 March 2013) Springer and Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) will collaborate to include thousands of new experimental procedures for chemical reactions reported in Springer journals in the CAS databases. This collaboration will increase the visibility of articles with experimental procedures published in 165 Springer chemistry journals from 1985 to the present. The […]


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