Thomson Scientific Announces Alliance With Collexis, New Data on Thomson Innovation

Feb 22, 2008

Thomson Scientific, part of The Thomson Corporation and provider of information solutions to the worldwide research and business communities, and Collexis Holdings Inc., a developer of high definition search and knowledge discovery software, announced plans to join together Collexis' Knowledge Dashboard with Thomson Scientific's Web of Science to create a custom data mining solution for the research community. Called the Thomson Collexis Dashboard, it is intended to provide knowledge discovery for the academic and government R&D communities.

Thomson also announced the addition of Derwent World Patents Index and scientific literature, including Web of Science and Inspec, to Thomson Innovation its new intellectual property research and analysis solution. In addition to English translations of Japanese full text patent data, Thomson Innovation now includes editorially enhanced English-language patent abstracts for China, coupled with additional Asian coverage.