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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. 

Note that this one hour session will be presented multiple times, so please register for the session most convenient for you.

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 

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