This is the websearch interface that provides access to CAplus (Chemical Abstracts), CASREACT, and the Registry database from Chemical Abstracts Service.
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This database includes journal articles, book chapters, patents, conference proceedings, technical reports, a substance database and dissertations covered in Chemical Abstracts as well as articles currently being indexed, book reviews and biographical information. Covers chemistry, biotechnology, toxicology, environmental science, and medicine, from 1907 to the present. Information can be retrieved by text or structure. Once a substance is identified, links are provided to fulltext where available. Starting with literature from 1998 onwards, cited references are listed as well.