Major collection of chemical substance and reaction information. Includes CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service) databases. Covers 20 million substances, including organic compounds, coordination compounds, polymers, biosequences, stereoisomers and alloys. Includes physical properties, millions of spectra, and a drawing package. Sources include journals, patents, books, reviews, meeting abstracts, dissertations, conference proceedings and technical reports.
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