TechValidate Research on CAS

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2,489 Customers Surveyed

12,901 Data Points Collected

437 Published TechFacts

25 Published Charts

4 Published Case Studies



Featured Research Collections for CAS

Curated collections and slideshows of TechValidate research data on CAS.



Selected Research Highlights


CAS Customer Satisfaction Rating

A Sr Scientist/Fellow at a medium enterprise chemicals company would be very likely to recommend CAS for this reason:

Because CAS quickly provides you with information that you would find only with a big effort of energy and time.

CAS Customer Research

Analytical Methods

To you, how important is it to be able to search by trade names and/or lab codes?

Extremely important
0%
Kind of important
45%
Neutral
18%
Slightly less important
27%
Not at all important
9%

CAS Customer Research

SciFinder

Would you consider being able to search by trade names and/or lab codes a benefit to your workflow?

Yes
65%
No
31%
Other
4%

CAS Customer Testimonial

[CAS Analytical Methods] has made things easier. Easier to find several alternatives and their advantages.

Faculty, Educational Institution

CAS Case Study

Developing new patent property for industrial manufacturing

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 industrial manufacturing company is based on an April 2024 survey of CAS customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“CAS SciFinder saves me time finding chemical compounds and polymer references that provide insights into industrial development that would be hard to find otherwise. It’s a trusted source that isn’t being datamined or fed into an AI competitor.”

Challenges

The business challenges that the profiled company faces and is using CAS SciFinder to help solve:

  • Finding research precedent
  • Uncovering synthesis options

Use Case

The key areas that the surveyed company uses CAS SciFinder to help include:

  • Assessing the IP landscape
  • Devising synthetic plans
  • Finding commercially available chemicals
  • Preparing for laboratory experiments
  • Staying up to date on research in their field

The researcher agrees that CAS SciFinder provides the following benefits to their experience:

  • It gives me access to a comprehensive collection of scientific content
  • It is easy to use
  • It quickly provides precise search results
  • I am confident that I am not missing results relevant to my research
  • It improves my collaboration with colleagues
  • It helps improve the effectiveness of my research

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with CAS SciFinder:

  • Accelerated discovery
  • Improved productivity
  • Increased confidence
  • Reduced costs

This all led to the successful development of new patent property.

CAS Case Study

Giving small business executives confidence

Introduction

This case study of a small business pharmaceuticals company is based on an April 2024 survey of CAS customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“CAS SciFinder enables flexible, filterable searches that help me find unique results compared to other search methods.”

Challenges

This organization generates information and ideas about agents and approaches for chemotherapy and immunoprevention research.

The business challenges that the profiled company faces and is using CAS SciFinder to help solve:

  • Determining novelty and freedom to operate
  • Finding research precedent

Use Case

The key areas that the surveyed company uses CAS SciFinder to help include:

  • Assessing the IP landscape
  • Finding commercially available chemicals
  • Identifying substances and reactions
  • Performing literature reviews to generate a hypothesis
  • Sharing information with colleagues
  • Staying up to date on research in their field

The researcher agrees that CAS SciFinder provides the following benefits to their experience:

  • It gives me access to a comprehensive collection of scientific content
  • It is easy to use
  • It quickly provides precise search results
  • Its productivity features (e.g., search history, Alerts) save me time

Results

CAS SciFinder serves as the organization’s primary source for unequivocal agent identification. In one example it was used to identify a synonym and another CAS Number for a specific agent resulting in the discovery of many resources that answered basic questions, resulting in increased confidence before starting a project.



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