Date & Time

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

4:00am – 5:00pm EDT


Get the best result: refining substance and reaction searches

CAS SciFindern Webinar

Join our experts this month as they share best practices related to creating substance and reaction searches that provide you best results. Whether you want to widen a search with too few results or narrow a search that leaves you with too many, we’ll share practical tips for customizing your search to give you the results you want and then effectively work with your answer set.


What you will learn

  • How to use variable nodes in your structure and reaction query to expand the scope of your search
  • How to filter out undesired structure fragments, hazardous reagents, or expensive catalysts 
  • How to find lead compounds for certain pharmacological activities or targets using the bioactivity indicators for substances 

Upcoming Events

Thursday, December 15, 2022 · 9:00 – 10:00 am EST | Online

CAS STNext®: Search Tips and Tricks from the Customer Center

Join us to look at search strategies including numeric property search and structure search questions that have been asked of the CAS and FIZ helpdesks. This session will be broadcast at 09:00 US Eastern Time and then again at 14:00 EST.

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Tuesday, December 20, 2022 · 5:00 – 6:00 am EST | Online

Catalytic synthesis search strategies in CAS SciFinder(Presented in Chinese)

This CAS SciFinder webinar (presented in Chinese), will focus on strategies for finding homogeneous and heterogeneous catalytic reactions and catalysts.