PubChem provides information on the biological activities of small molecules.
Developed by NCBI at the National Institutes of Health, the database contains chemical structures, synonyms, descriptions, related urls, database cross-reference links to PubMed, protein 3D structures, and biological screening results.
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Synthesis Digital Library Update for November 2011
- Analysis of the MPEG-1 Layer III (MP3) Algorithm using MATLAB by Jayaraman Thiagarajan and Andreas Spanias, Arizona State University (Algorithms and Software in Engineering Series)
- Central Nervous System Tissue Engineering: Current Considerations and Strategies by Ashley Wilkinson, Aleesha McCormick, and Nic Leipzig, University of Akron (Tissue Engineering Series)
- Conceptual Models: Core to Good Design by Jeff Johnson, UI Wizards Inc. and Austin Henderson, Rivendel Consulting & Design (Human-Centered Informatics Series)
- Discourse Processing by Manfred Stede, University of Potsdam, Germany (Human Language Technologies Series)
- Ethics for Bioengineers by Monique Frize, Carleton University and University of Ottawa, Canada (Biomedical Engineering Series)
- Phase-Change Memory: From Devices to Systems by Moinuddin K. Qureshi, Georgia Tech, Sudhanva Gurumurthi, University of Virginia, and Bipin Rajendran, IBM Research (Computer Architecture Series)
- Quality of Service in Wireless Networks over Unlicensed Spectrum by Klara Nahrstedt, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (Mobile & Pervasive Computing Series)
- Search User Interface Design by Max Wilson, Swansea University, UK (Information Concepts, Retrieval, and Services Series)
- Spatial Data Management by Nikos Mamoulis, Hong Kong University (Data Management Series)