The Royal Society of Chemistry announced today that it has acquired ChemSpider, heralding a breakthrough investment for the organisation and for the Chemistry Community. This acquisition reflects RSC’s commitment to providing access to rich resources of chemistry data and information. This complements RSC’s existing leading role in online chemistry, including awardwinning semantic mark-up technology and the release of the InChI resolver, recently launched in partnership with ChemSpider. Read more…
The current spate of mergers and acquisitions in the global pharma
space has mostly been driven by the need to deal with receding product
lines and patent expiries.