Search

Use this page to search our website and compounds using a variety of different methods. The “Search Site by” menu lists all different search options that are available. Search setting options will vary by the type of search selected, and details about how to use the different search types most successfully will appear below the search box.


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General Site Search

  • Use this option to search for text within the web pages of our site.
  • This option defaults to performing a search for words that contain/include the text you enter in the text box. If you only want exact matches to the text that you enter, please select the Exact option in the text box.
  • The results will provide you with a list of web pages containing the text you are searching for.

To Search by ChemBridge ID

  • Use this option to search for a ChemBridge building block or screening compound using the ChemBridge ID# (catalog number)
  • This option is for searching a single ID# value and defaults to an exact match. Format for ChemBridge ID# values is 7- or 8-digit, all numeric, no dashes or spaces.
  • To search for ID# values that contain/include your text entry, please de-select the Exact option.
  • If you want to search a list of multiple building block ID# values, please click here to search a list at our Hit2Lead.com online chemical store.
  • If you want to search a list of multiple screening compound ID# values, please click here to search a list at our Hit2Lead.com online chemical store

To Search Our Database by CAS

  • Use this option to search for a ChemBridge building block or screening compound using a CAS#.
  • This option is for searching a single CAS# value. To search for multiple CAS# values, please see below.
  • This option defaults to an exact match search.
  • Format for CAS# exact match searches should include the dashes ("-"). For example, to search for CAS# 848501-94-0 (ChemBridge ID# 4035104), enter 848501-94-0 in the Search box. An entry of 848501940 is incorrect.
  • To search for a CAS# value that contains/includes your entry, please de-select the Exact option. For example, to search for all CAS# values that contain/include 848501, enter 848501 in the Search box and de-select the Exact option.
  • To search a list of multiple building block CAS# values, please click here to search a list at our Hit2Lead.com online chemical store.
  • To search a list of multiple screening compound CAS# values, please click here to search a list at our Hit2Lead.com online chemical store.

To Search Our Database by MFCD

  • Use this option to search for a ChemBridge building block or screening compound using a MFCD#.
  • This option is for searching a single MFCD# value. To search for multiple MFCD# values, please see below.
  • This option defaults to an exact match search.
  • Format for MFCD# exact match searches should include the text "MFCD". For example, to search for MFCD# 11870082 (ChemBridge ID# 4035104), enter MFCD11870082 in the Search box. An entry of 11870082 is incorrect.
  • To search for an MFCD# value that contains/includes your entry, please de-select the Exact option. For example, to search for all MFCD# values that contain/include 1187, enter 1187 in the Search box and de-select the Exact option.
  • To search a list of multiple building block CAS# values, please click here to search a list at our Hit2Lead.com online chemical store
  • To search a list of multiple screening compound CAS# values, please click here to search a list at our Hit2Lead.com online chemical store.

To Search Our Publication Database

  • Use this option to search for a ChemBridge compound cited in a scientific article.
  • This option defaults to a contains/includes search. If you want to search for Exact matches only to the text you enter in the Search box, please select the Exact option.
  • This option will search a list of more than 670 articles that have cited ChemBridge compounds or libraries.
  • You can search using the ChemBridge ID#, the name of the compound assigned by the author, keywords from the article title or abstract, or an author’s last name.
  • For example, ChemBridge compound ID# 5105472 was originally named "Dynasore" in a 2006 article. If you enter the term dynasore in the Search box, multiple articles will be returned, all of which reference this compound.
  • Search results will provide information on the article, a list of other ChemBridge compounds referenced in the article, and the ChemBridge ID#. Clicking on the ChemBridge ID# will take you to the details of the compound at our Hit2Lead.com online chemical store site.

To Search By Chemical Name

  • Use this option to search for a ChemBridge compound using part of the compound’s chemical name
  • This option defaults to a contains/includes search
  • In many cases it is better to perform an exact match using the chemical structure rather than the chemical name
  • To search by chemical structure, please select "Chemical Structure" from the "Search Site by" menu.

To Search Our Online Store for Chemical Structures

You can use our Hit2Lead.com online chemical store to perform structure searches of our building block and screening compound stocks. To start your search, please use one of the buttons below; please note the following:

  • After you click on a button a Hit2Lead.com structure search window will launch
  • Please allow time for the structure sketching tool to load
  • Once the sketcher has loaded, click in the structure box to launch the sketcher
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