BioMedExperts is a new online community that connects biomedical researchers to eachother through the display and analysis of the networks of co-authors with whom eachinvestigator works to publish scientific papers. The comprehensive system of pre-populated expert profiles, coupled with the ability to analyze all associated professionalconnections within the co-author network, allows scientists and researchers acrossorganizations the ability to share data and collaborate in ways never before considered.
SciFinder is a CAS software client application designed primarily for use byprofessional chemists in commercial organizations. Versions for both theWindows and Macintosh operating systems are available. SciFinder Scholaris aversion designed for universities and other academic institutions and lacks somesupplementary features for multi-database searching. They are both designedwith a graphics interface, making them particularly suitable for searching theRegistry file for chemical structures.CAS released a Web version of SciFinder in 2008.
STN is an online database service that provides global access to published research,journal literature, patents, structures, sequences, properties, and other data.With STN, find precisely the patent and sci-tech information needed to make business-critical decisions:Assess risk for future research endeavorsDefend corporate/organizational intellectual propertyTrack competitive intelligence for existing products and those under developmentAccess patent expiration and extension informationSupport strategic business planningSTN is operated jointly by CAS and FIZ Karlsruhe worldwide and is represented in Japanby JAICI.
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. Fromone place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books,abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, onlinerepositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevantwork across the world of scholarly research.
LexisNexis (often called "Lexis" or "Nexis" by customers), a divisionof Reed Elsevier, offers a widely used, searchable, and identicallynamed archive of content from newspapers, magazines, legaldocuments and other printed sources. LexisNexis describes itself asthe "world’s largest collection of public records, unpublishedopinions, forms, legal, news, and business information", and targetsits products to a wide range of professionals in the legal, riskmanagement, corporate, government, law enforcement, accountingand academic markets. Typical customers of LexisNexis includelawyers, law students, journalists, and academics. "Its how youknow" was the primary slogan for LexisNexis for over a decade, butin 2007 it transitioned to a slogan of "Total Solutions." TheLexisNexis world headquarters is located in Dayton, Ohio.
Capital IQ provides web-based information services that combine information oncompanies worldwide along with a variety of software applications that allow financialprofessionals to analyze company fundamentals, build financial models, screen forinvestment ideas, and execute other financial research tasks. Capital IQ has more than4,200 clients including all major investment banks and hundreds of buy-side firms. Some ofits competitors include Bureau van Dijk , SNL Financial, Bloomberg L.P., Thomson Reuters,and FactSet. Components of Capital IQ’s offering includes data on public companies,private companies, auditable company financials, M&A/financing transactions, publicofferings, corporate executives and board directors, compensation, news, filings, screeningtools, chart builder, Excel Plug-In modeling tool, real-time market data and news,relationship tree, macroeconomic data, industry analyses, investment research, and more.
IVC (Israel Venture Capital) Research Center is Israels leading research centerspecializing in analyzing and monitoring Israels high-tech industry. IVCs publicationsprovide insights on venture capital, private equity and high-tech companies. They areused by business leaders, major financial entities and government organizations in theUnited States, Europe, Asia and Israel. These include venture capital and private equityfunds, investment companies, entrepreneurs, academic institutions, and governmententities such as the office of the Prime Minister of Israel and the Bank of Israel.
• Information on 30 million companies and businesses aroundthe world• Information on 350,000 companies and businesses in Israel• Market surveys on Israel and the whole world• Sector analysis on Israel and the world• Country reports• Credit recommendations• “Red Lights”® and additional information• Marketing information• Sector information services• Clearinghouse of sector information• KOMPASS the leading database for establishing relationsbetween companies and businesses• Personal check – consumer credit information• The Code – ranking of Israeli companies• Segmenta – segmentation of marketing data• Creditline – for quick credit decisions
BCC Research is a leading information resource producing high-quality market researchreports, newsletters, and conferences. BCCs information products explore majormarket, economic, scientific, and technological developments for business leaders inindustrial, pharmaceutical, and high technology organizations. Industry analysis andmarket forecasts for advanced materials, high-tech systems and components,nanotechnology and novel processing methods are at the forefront of the companysexpertise. The company publishes daily, monthly, bi-monthly, and quarterlysubscription-based newsletters and magazines in such areas as energy, environmental,fuel cells, and transportation. For more than 35 years, BCCs in-depth market analysishas provided businesses with the insight needed to make intelligent and strategicbusiness decisions.
Nerac serves as a catalyst for new, innovative thinking, helping to generate, develop anddistribute new ideas throughout an organization. We build a trusted partnership with ourclients, creatively approaching their unique innovation process to identify strategic growthopportunities.Nerac deploys analysts in diverse disciplines allowing our clients to apply expertise fromoutside their core areas to discover new applications and ideas that may not be apparentotherwise.Clients benefit from our proven, blended approach to custom analysis:review of technical knowledgeinvestigation of intellectual propertyappraisal of business impactsNerac provides clients with the best service in the industry, as our long-term relationshipsdemonstrate. Nearly 90% of our clients renew their partnerships with us every year.
Most of the technical information published in patents is published nowhere else. And bymaking patent intelligence available throughout your organization, you empower individualsand teams with the knowledge to find solutions and deliver advanced innovations faster.With Delphion, you can leverage patent intelligence to: Gain competitive intelligenceMonitor industry trendsUncover new markets and market opportunitiesIdentify licensing opportunitiesMake build or buy decisionsFind solutions to technological problemsResearch merger or acquisition candidatesExplore investment opportunitiesDiscover top inventors for recruiting purposesProtect your current intellectual assetsDelphion is a product offering of Thomson Reuters and is one of the worlds most popularonline destinations for intellectual property and scientific research.
Derwent World Patents Index® (DWPI) is the worlds most comprehensive database ofenhanced patent documents. Subject experts from Thomson Reuters analyze, abstractand manually index every patent record, making it easier for you to quickly find theinformation you need to make informed decisions. Whether you are interested in patentsfor their technical content, for business planning and development, or for protecting theinnovations within your own organization — DWPI gives you the most complete picturepossible.DWPI contains over 17.4 million records covering more than 37.2 million patentdocuments, with coverage from over 41 major patent issuing authoritiesworldwide. DWPI provides unparalleled access to the worlds patent literature with fullcoverage of agricultural and veterinary medicine, electronic/electrical engineering,chemistry, pharmaceuticals and polymers.
Description of BusinessDialog is the worldwide leader in providing online-based information services toorganizations seeking competitive advantages in such fields as business, science,engineering, finance and law.Direct OperationsDialog maintains direct operations in 27 countries worldwide throughout North America,South America, Europe, the Middle East, South Africa and the Asia Pacific, withagents/reseller relations in 50 countries.Parent CompanyDialog, headquartered in Morrisville, North Carolina, USA, is a business of ProQuest.ProQuest provides seamless access to and navigation of more than 125 billion digital pagesof the worlds scholarship, delivering it to the desktop and into the workflow of seriousresearchers in multiple fields, from arts, literature, and social science to science, technology,and medicine.
UTEK provides businesses with a full suite of services including: foresight analysis,strategic innovation consulting, technology licensing, patent analysis, and online servicesfor buying and selling intellectual property. The goal of UTEK’s process is to enhance ourclient’s innovation ability. Our unique process is illustrated below:
EDGAR, the Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system, performsautomated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions bycompanies and others who are required by law to file forms with the U.S. Securities andExchange Commission (SEC). Its primary purpose is to increase the efficiency and fairnessof the securities market for the benefit of investors, corporations, and the economy byaccelerating the receipt, acceptance, dissemination, and analysis of time-sensitivecorporate information filed with the agency.
Hoovers maintains a database of 33 million companies and other organizations using anin-house editorial staff of industry experts. The company derives most of its revenuesfrom subscriptions, which are sold primarily to sales, marketing, and businessdevelopment professionals.It provides less-detailed company, industry, and executiveinformation to non-subscribers. Hoovers also publishes analytical features through itsHoovers Index pages, and its Bizmology and BIZ blogs.Besides publishing information on its website and in its books, the company distributesinformation via data feeds and third-party licensing agreements. Hoovers isheadquartered in Austin, Texas and also has employees in North America, Europe, andAsia.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is an agency of theUnited States Department of Health and Human Services and is the primary agency of theUnited States government responsible for biomedical and health-related research. Itconsists of 27 separate institutes and centers which includes theOffice of the Director. InJuly of 2009, President Barack Obama nominated Dr. Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., to bethe Director of the NIH. On August 7th 2009, the US Senate confirmed Dr. Collins byunanimous vote.
The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (NYSE: DNB), headquartered in Short Hills, NewJersey, USA, is a provider of credit information on businesses and corporations. Oftenreferred to as just D&B, the company is perhaps best known for its D-U-N-S (DataUniversal Numbering System) identifiers assigned to over 150 million global companies.