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News Messages 2017

2018 MeSH Version Now Available in MEDLINE on STN 02. December 2017

Effective December 2, 2017, the 2018 version of MeSH is available in MEDLINE on STN. MeSH is the controlled vocabulary used for indexing records in MEDLINE. Highlights of the new MeSH include: A total of 471 new MeSH headings. The new MeSH headings, along with their Scope Notes, Annotations and...

INPADOC – New US Fee Payment Legal Status Codes 25. October 2017

New US fee payments codes will be delivered in INPADOC from week 2017/43 onwards. The EPO has completely revised the processing of US fee payment data and added new legal event data. As a consequence, the number of INPADOC legal events related to US fee payment data will increase from about 11...

New Emtree Thesaurus Version in Embase Expands Cell Line Names 18. September 2017

The third Emtree thesaurus release for 2017 is now available within Embase. Now totalling 78,676 terms, this new version includes 2,740 new terms compared to the previous version released in May 2017. Of the new terms,115 are drug terms, allowing you to keep up-to-date with the latest developments...

Taiwanese Chemical Substance Inventory Now Included in CHEMLIST 14. September 2017

The CHEMLIST File (Regulated Chemicals Listing) identifies chemical substances from more than 100 inventories and regulatory lists from around the world. Coverage of Taiwan’s Chemical Substance Inventory (TCSI; also known as TCSCA) is now included in CHEMLIST. Taiwan's Toxic Chemical Substance...

Log into STNext(TM) for a chance to win! 31. August 2017

Now through September, weekly drawings will award a $50 (USD or USD equivalent) Amazon gift card to one STNext user and one PatentPak® on STNext user. Log into STNext today to be automatically entered in the current drawing.Every week is a new drawing, so be sure to log into STNext each week in...

Embase(TM) Updated to Include Author Identifiers and Links to Retractions and Errata 26. July 2017

Embase now includes two new fields: AUID and OS. The AUID field in Embase includes ORCID author identifiers. ORCID identifiers provide a means to unambiguously identify a particular author, even authors who have published under different names. The ORCID IDs are hyperlinked to help you determine...

Now available, STNext(TM) elevates your classic STN experience 13. July 2017

STNext is a new gateway to the world’s premier solution for scientific, technical and IP research. Built on the classic STN® foundation, STNext delivers the comfort and confidence of classic STN in a new, browser-based platform:- Securely access STN from any computer without installing software-...

INPADOC/INPAFAM: New Chinese Legal Status Codes 09. May 2017

The Chinese Patent Office (SIPO) has introduced new 4-digit legal status codes. The new codes are in use from event date (LSD) 20170329 onwards, although not all of them have been assigned so far. The new codes are available in INPADOC/INPAFAM since the latest update (20170504/UPLS). Below you see...

DWPI: Latest Manual Code Revision went live in January 2017 09. May 2017

The Derwent World Patents Index (DWPI) manual coding system annual revision is now complete and is being used by the DWPI editorial teams to code records appearing in the database from DWPI Update 201701 onward. The editorial team consistently applies DWPI manual codes to new inventions across all...

Latest Release of New STN Enhances Search History and Expands Database Coverage 21. April 2017

The latest release of new STN was launched in April 2017. Key features include:Export search history enhancements - A new, more concise format and the ability to select individual queries lets you customize the content of exported search histories. This improves recordkeeping and makes search...