Patent Number: 7,272,545

Title: Method and apparatus for designing and locating chemical structures

Abstract: An exemplary embodiment of the invention relates to a method, system, apparatus, and storage medium for designing and locating chemical structures. The apparatus comprises a user accessible chemical design and query tool comprising a user interface including an interactive host and a database storing a graphical representation of at least one chemical design structure. Upon accessing the chemical design and query tool by a user, the user interface guides the user in selecting a chemical design structure, and submitting the chemical design structure to a provider system. The invention also includes a method, system, and storage medium.

Inventors: Phillips; Christine J. (Slingerlands, NY), Velez; Sandra (Ballston Spa, NY), Perry; Robert James (Niskayuna, NY), Navarrete; Maia Alanna (Saratoga Springs, NY)

Assignee: General Electric Company

International Classification: G06G 7/58 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-09-18 0:00:00