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Reaxys helps chemists and researchers to:
Discover chemical structures, properties and reactions
Find relevant chemistry literature and patents with ease
Assess compound synthesis and purchase options
See comparable bioactivity data for substances
Share research data with collaborators
Compare in-house and published experimental data
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Access to Reaxys
Reaxys is a web-based tool for the retrieval of chemistry information and data from published literature including journals and patents. The information includes chemical compounds, chemical reactions, chemical properties, related bibliographic data, substance data with synthesis planning information, as well as experimental procedures from selected journals and patents.
Reaxys access is based upon a unique institutional IP address.
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Reaxys searches 3 databases:
Beilstein - organic substances
Gmelin - inorganic substances
Patent Chemistry database