Israel Science and Technology Directory

Chemistry : Chemical Drawing Software

The list below includes software that is free for Linux and Windows systems.

BKChemLW2D molecule editor written in Python.
Biovia DrawWChemical drawing application that replaces ISIS/Draw. Includes support for IUPAC names, canonical SMILES strings, InChI strings.
ChemSketchLWChemical drawing package including tools for 2D structure cleaning, 3D optimization and viewing, InChI generation and conversion, drawing of polymers, organometallics, Markush structures, and IUPAC systematic naming capability. Best.
JSME Molecule EditorLWMolecule editor written in JavaScript. Supports drawing and editing of molecules and reactions on desktop computer, as well as on handheld devices.
MarvinLWJava based chemical editor for drawing chemical structures, queries and reactions. Can export bitmap image files JPEG, PNG, PPM and vector graphics files like SVG, PDF and EMF.

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