Research Catalyst

Research Catalyst

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Research Catalyst is the one scientific information solution that you can trust for the critical answers students and faculty need for success. For example:

  • How do I stay up to date on research?
  • How can I be sure my research is novel?
  • What is the most efficient way to make this compound?
  • How can I quickly characterize chemical compounds?


  • Make confident decisions with access to the most complete collection of chemistry and related scientific information
  • Ensure accuracy with content analyzed and summarized by a global network of expert scientists, not computer algorithms
  • Save time with powerful, intuitive search features that allow you to quickly find the most relevant answers
  • Optimize processes and avoid pitfalls in the lab with an extensive collection of reactions and analytical and synthetic methods
  • Don’t be left behind – use the solution chosen by hundreds of thousands of scientists worldwide

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SciFinder® The most comprehensive, timely and highest quality scientific information expertly curated by the best scientists covering chemical reactions and substances, references, regulated chemicals and Markush structures across a variety of scientific disciplines.  



Instantly and securely access searchable PDFs of patents, and retrieve hard to find chemical information with a unique, interactive patent viewer.


The single source to search and compare the latest published scientific methods. 


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