|More Fun with Chemical Catalog(ue)s|
Over the past few years, vendors have entered the market providing alternative sources of compounds, ready for testing in the high throughput screens mentioned above. These suppliers have made the structures of the compounds they have for sale available electronically, usually at no cost. Currently several million such structures are on offer. They may be supplied by email, down-loadable web files, cd's or floppies.
This talk will describe the work we have carried out using the power of thor databases to merge these disparate information sources into a valuable resource for the practising scientist.
Daylight Chemical Information Systems, Inc.