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New text filter on the ChEMBL interface

A new text filter has been added to the search results and the 'Browse' pages of the interface. This filter is shown as a small search bar at the top-right of tables and card pages. It can be used as a simple and fast way to filter a set of items.
The filter appends a new query to the current query to match the term entered with all the available fields that are non-numeric. It is based on the Querystring query of Elasticsearch, so wildcards can be used in the search box.

To see an example of how it works, you can follow these steps:

Go to the Browse Drugs page: the filters to the left to select only Phase 4 drugs with no Rule of Five violations:
 Enter the term '*antibacterial*' on the search box and click on the search button:
It will match the term on the following fields: Parent Molecule ChEMBL ID, Synonyms, Research Codes, Applicants, USAN Stem, ATC Codes, USAN Stem Definition, USAN Stem Substem, Level 4 ATC Codes, Leve…