Searching the Biological Activity List
This search aid contains a controlled vocabulary of all biological activities assigned to compounds in the Index Chemicus database.
Try searching for the same or related activities in more than one way. For example, if you are interested in compounds with anticarcinogenic activity, search for:
Selecting Multiple Terms from the Biological Activity List
If you select multiple terms from the search aid, then you may need to enclose those terms within quotation marks when you return to the Structure Search page. For example, let us assume that you have selected the following terms.
If you run this search, the product displays an error message informing you that it cannot find any records that match this query.
However, if you enclose the terms within quotation marks, the product returns records that match the query. For example:
If you enter Cardi* you will find these biological activities:
if you enter Hydroxylase* you will find these biological activities:
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