ARKIVE is an in-house chemical
database of more than 37000 compounds
synthesized by our research group. We have
compiled downloadable lists of these chemicals
that are updated quarterly. The database
includes both the chemical structure and the
identification number for every compound. You
can download it in SDF File format or in the db
format of local database. You can find
instructions on how to open both types of files
on the right side (TIP). We sell these compounds to companies all
over the world and use the proceeds to fund our
For ordering compounds You have to
use the Regno.
Instructions for reading .sdf files with
- Download the SDF file format.
- Open the ARKxxxxx.zip you will find two file
(ARK.db and ARKxxxxx.sdf ) extract this files to your Computer.
- Open the ISIS/Base Program.
- Press File from the menu and select Open
Database, choose the file ARK.db and select the Update from the
- Press File from the menu and select Import
and then select SDFile, choose the file ARKxxxx.sdf press open,
then it will show you the SDFile Options, select Add a new
record including structure and press ok.
Select Query from the form and press Search
from the menu and choose retrieve all.