ChemDraw and ChemOffice 15.0

The latest release of the PerkinElmer desktop scientific productivity suite now offers a streamlined and simplified set of products to satisfy the requirements of researchers, students and faculty involved in chemistry and related subjects. Version 15.0 delivers all the features and functionality found in version 14, in two incremental versions of ChemDraw and one version of ChemOffice with bundles of functionality designed to meet the needs and budgets of everyone who wants to use the leading chemical drawing package and its optional chemically intelligent database, spreadsheet, 3D modeling and data analysis and visualization tools.

  • ChemDraw Prime is the complete entry-level drawing program that provides all the tools you need to quickly create chemically intelligent, publication-ready chemical structures and reactions, laboratory notes and experiment write-ups. As well as a full set of chemical structure essentials such as rings, bonds, chains, atoms and functional groups, ChemDraw Prime includes property calculators, chemical and lab equipment templates and handy TLC and Gel Electrophoresis Plate drawing tools.
  • ChemDraw Professional is the complete drawing tool of choice for chemists and biologists to create publication-ready, scientifically intelligent drawings for use in ELNs, databases and publications and for querying chemical databases, now including SciFinder®. ChemDraw Professional includes all the features in ChemDraw Prime extended with biopolymer tools, BioDraw, NMR prediction and Name=Structure. It also enables structure data exploration, organization and processing with ChemDraw for Excel, ChemFinder Standard, and ChemScript.
  • ChemOffice Professional is a scientifically intelligent, integrated suite of personal productivity tools that enables scientists and researchers to capture, store, retrieve, analyze and share data and information on compounds, reactions, materials and their properties. ChemOffice Professional includes all the features and functionality in ChemDraw Professional plus Chem3D with 3rd party interfaces and ChemFinder Ultra, and it helps chemists and biologists to efficiently keep track of their work, visualize and gain a deeper understanding of their results and correlate biological activity with chemical structures. Site license customers are also entitled to CDSL, which is an enterprise-wide deployable version of ChemDraw for iPad.
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Customers with current subscriptions or maintained perpetual licenses to previous versions of ChemDraw and ChemOffice will be offered migration options to the version 15 products with closely equivalent functionality, as shown below:

  • ChemBioOffice Ultra
  • ChemBio3D Ultra
  • ChemBioDraw Ultra
  • ChemDraw Pro
  • ChemDraw Std
  • ChemDraw Plugin Pro
  • ChemScript
  • ChemOffice Professional
  • ChemOffice Professional
  • ChemDraw Professional
  • ChemDraw Prime or Professional
  • ChemDraw Prime
  • ChemDraw Prime
  • ChemDraw Professional

ChemDraw works as you'd expect. It's easy to install, use, and should you wish to uninstall it, these are the simple steps: On Windows, use Start/Control Panel/ Add or Remove Programs on Windows. On Mac drag the app from the Applications folder to the Trash (located at the end of the Dock), then choose Finder > Empty Trash.