Biological Chemistry

TOXNET

Description

Toxicology data, citations and abstracts for the toxicology literature, Toxic Release Information (annual estimated releases of toxic chemicals to the environment), and chemical information (nomenclature, identification, structures).

Type
Article Index
Coverage
mid 1960's to present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9003
Mobile Version
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Dictionary of Substances and their Effects (DOSE)

Alternative Titles
DOSE, Dictionary of Substances and their Effects
Description

A comprehensive compilation of peer-reviewed health and environmental data on several thousand chemical substances. Includes biological, ecological and toxicological risks, hazards, and effects data and regulatory limits for the substances.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
Second edition of 1999.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8841
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Encyclopedia of Life Sciences

Description
Provides 3000+ peer-reviewed articles, images, a glossary of terms, news, and some multimedia files on a wide variety of life sciences topics.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Released 2001, continuously updated, from Grove/Macmillan Publishing
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8819
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Current Contents Connect

Alternative Titles
ISI Current Contents Connect
CCC
Description

Indexes the table-of-contents pages of scholarly journals, books and conference proceedings in the fields of medicine, science, engineering, the arts, social sciences, and humanities. Users can save searches as e-mail alerts.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1990 - Tables of contents and records from nearly 7,500 journals and 2,000 books plus links to more than 4,000 evaluated Web sites and 440,000 full-text Web documents. Updated daily.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8791
Mobile Version
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Biosis Previews

Alternative Titles
Biological Abstracts
Description

Comprehensive index to life sciences research literature. Covers journals (5000+), reports, meetings (1500+), reviews, and books in all areas of biology. Weekly email alerts available.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1955 - present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8691
Mobile Version
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Methods in Enzymology

Description

Key reference work for protocols, methods & procedures used for chemical, biochemical, cellular, biomedical, & genetic research on enzymes and related molecules.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1955 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8603
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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PLoS (Public Library of Science)

Alternative Titles
Public Library of Science
Description

Provides open-access peer-reviewed scientific and medical journal articles and journals. UM membership in PLoS provides UM authors discounts on author-paid article fees.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8575
Access
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Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (now ProQuest)

Alternative Titles
CSA Illumina
Description

Cross-seachable access to all former CSA databases is now available on the ProQuest platform.

Type
Search Engine
Coverage
Varies by individual database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8567
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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NCBI

Alternative Titles
Entrez
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Description

Searchable protein and nucleotide databases, "free" from NIH. Includes genetics information from Medline, GenBank, EMBL, DDBJ, PIR, SWISS-PROT, PRF, and PDB.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1992 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8529
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
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BRENDA: Enzyme Information System

Alternative Titles
Comprehensive Enzyme Information System
BRENDA: the Comprehensive Enzyme Information System
Enzyme Handbook
Description

Main collection of enzyme functional data on the web. Includes nomenclature; organism, kinetics, isolation, stability, and reaction data; literature references; and links to sequence databases. Related to the print Enzyme Handbook (Springer). Free for academic, non-profit users.

Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8517
Access
Authorized UM users (no guest access)Authorized UM users (no guest access)
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