Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) has announced that the SciFinder interface now includes a series of APIs that allows researchers and developers to integrate SciFinder functionality and the CAS database with third party research tools and workflows. SciFinder constitutes the world's largest chemistry database, and many scientist use the service to launch new research and as a reference check throughout the research process.
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What if your in biotech designing a drug for a pharmaceutical company and need a little help with the chemistry--or a lot? ChemAxon advances the development of cheminformatic, deploying their JChem APIs to allow developers to build access to their tools, on any Java werver environment.
SureChem, traditionally a chemical patent search site, responded to its "customers' requests for a direct pipeline to patent chemistry data that gave them batch access, the ability to easily integrate with internal tools, and no limitations on how they accessed or use the data" with the launch of SureChemDirect. According to SureChem founder, Nicko Goncharoff, the SureChemDirect API "enables users to directly search [the SureChem] database" for chemical patents and chemical structures within their own toolkits.
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||E-additives API is a REST based service that returns JSON-P. The API allows users to make calls to get a list of food additives, as well as designate a sort order for them. Users can also search for...||Food||11.11.2013|
||Chemcaster is a REST-based API offering services for managing cheminformatics resources, including substance registration, structure imaging, and substructure/exact-structure seach. Chemcaster is a...||Reference||11.13.2009|