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Natural Product Libraries


This listing is for informational purposes only and is not a comprehensive listing. NCCIH does not guarantee the availability or content of any of the listed libraries. Acceptance of any such terms is at the sole discretion of the prospective user, and as agreed to between the prospective user and the library administrator. Inclusion on this listing does not indicate NCCIH’s approval of such terms, and does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation of any specific commercial products, process, service, manufacturer, or company by the U.S. Government, or specifically by the NIH or NCCIH.

Library Name and/or Company

Contact Information

Materials Available in the Library

Information About the Materials

AnalytiCon Discovery


Natural compounds from microbial and terrestrial sources

Information not provided for listing; consult with company



High purity metabolites from bacteria and fungi

Product name, synonym, CAS number, molecular formula, molecular weight, description of chemical and biological characteristics

Biosortia Pharmaceuticals


Natural products previously unobtainable from the aquatic environment

Chemical structures and biological activities of the compounds are available

Caithness Biotechnologies Ltd—Phytotitre Natural Product Extract Library

Unique focus on plants with a history of use as traditional medicines or association with reduced risk of disease in studies of dietary epidemiology aims to maximize accessibility and hit rate for groups seeking to screen natural product libraries. 800 extracts in DMSO, microplate format.

Information on traditional ethnomedicinal use or other rationale for inclusion in the library is provided in electronic format with plate maps.


Natural Compound Library




Wide selection of high-quality reference standards suited for the Natural Products Industry focusing on dietary supplements, food and beverage, skin care and pharmaceutical markets. has been developed with a key balance of known active and well characterized phytochemicals in combination with unusual and difficult to isolate compounds.

Neat inventory immediately available BXL - Botanical Extract Library; produced through a proprietary extraction process combining both serial and parallel techniques to decrease false negatives and maximize screening hits; 1,200 are extensively characterized; 2,550 total fractions; derived from 425 plants & plant parts; cross fraction synergy preserved .



Cyano Biotech

phone: +49-30-63924481
fax: +49-30-63924489

Natural Products from cyanobacteria

Libraries in the form of crude extracts, pre-fractionated extracts (PFEs) and pure compounds in 96 well MTPs ready to screen.

Bioactivity data for all library formats available on request.

Developmental Therapeutics Program—The National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health

One of world’s most comprehensive collections of natural products. More than 230,000 crude extracts from plant, marine and microbial sources from countries around the world; over 400 purified natural product compounds; traditional Chinese Medicinal Plant Extracts Library.

No cost for materials; only shipping fee is charged; in both 96- and 384-well formats ready for HTS screens.

Greenpharma Natural Compound Library—Greenpharma

+33 (0)238 259 980

Diverse and pure compounds from natural resources including plants, bacteria and other terrestrial sources

Electronic file containing the structure, the name, the position of each product in the microplate, examples of natural sources producing the compounds, and calculated physico-chemical descriptors

INDOFINE Chemical Company Inc. Natural Products

Sujata Moton


121 Stryker Lane Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Offers Natural Products, Herbal and Nutritional Products, Flavonoids and Coumarins, can make a custom library.

All of the Natural Products are extracted. Products are of high purity. Can make custom libraries based on your needs.

InterLink Biotechnologies

Extracts (fractionated and non fractionated) from microbes and plants; purified natural compounds; microbial strains

Information not provided for listing; consult with company

Magellan BioScience


Marine microbes from sediment water and associated invertebrate and plant tissues

Information not provided for listing; consult with company

Natural Compound Library—InterBioScreen

Various types of alkaloids, terpenoids, flavonoids and coumarins, peptides, glycosides and nucleosides, phenol compounds; rare and unusual compounds, such as various classes of phytoalexins, allelopathic agents, specific sex attractants, natural toxins, unusual sesquiterpenoids and other secondary metabolites

Chemical and physical properties, data on its biological use, mechanism of action, biological source (where applicable) and literature references

Natural Product Library—TimTec


Compounds sourced from plants, bacteria, fungus, and animal sources

Common natural sources and reference information is available for NPL records

Natural Products—Specs


Purified natural products and derivatives thereof from natural sources like plants, fungi, bacteria, and sea organisms

Molecular structure and molecular formula, name of the natural product (if the compound is a derivative, the name of the parent structure and 'derivative of' is mentioned, e.g. 'dubamine ' derivative of'), name of the source of the natural product (for example: 'isolated from haplophullum latifolium'), and available stereochemical information

Natural Products Discovery Institute—The Baruch S. Blumberg Institute


Microbial fermentations, plant sources, crude and partitioned extracts

Chemical structure, biological data such as activity in human tumor cell line screen, toxicity data, and chemical data such as solubility, stability, ultraviolet absorption, and high performance liquid chromatography

Natural Products Library—Albany Molecular Research Inc.


Samples derived from marine and terrestrial microorganisms and plants

Information not provided for listing; consult with company

Quality Phytochemicals


Natural compounds/phytochemicals for research

Information not provided for listing; consult with company

Sequoia's Compound Libraries for Drug Discovery—Sequoia Sciences

Drug-like compounds isolated from plants

Information not provided for listing; consult with company

Target Molecule Corp.


Purified natural compounds sourced from plant, animal, microorganism, marine species, etc. The collection of this library encompasses: Alkaloids, Flavonoids, Glycosides, Phenols, Phenylpropanoids, Quinones, Saccharides, Steroids, and Terpenoids, etc;

Collection of 623 compounds whose purity and quality are validated by NMR and HPLC. Half of these compounds are bioactive, the rest has the potential bioactivity. Package of the compounds are suitable for high throughput screening and high content screening. Electronic file that includes product name, molecular structure, CAS number, molecular formula, molecular weight, source, bioactivity, status, and trade name, etc. QR code exists in the bottom of 96 well plate, easy for the acquisition of each product information.

The Natural Products Collection (NatProd Collection)—MicroSource Discovery Systems Inc.


Approximately 75% of the collection encompasses: alkaloids (16%), flavanoids (12%), sterols/triterpenes (12%), diterpenes/sesquiterpenes (10%), benzophenones/chalcones/stilbenes (10%), limonoids/quassinoids (9%), and chromones/coumarins (6%). The remainder of the collection includes quinones/quinonemethides, benzofurans/benzopyrans, otenoids/xanthones, carbohydrates, and benztropolones/depsides/depsidones

Collection of 800 compounds, all are fully characterized according to literature reports and meet our criteria of a minimum of 95% purity. Compounds selected on the basis of structural and chemical class

The Natural Products Library Initiative—The Scripps Research Institute


Natural products of bacterial origin, as MPLC fractions and crude extracts

Structures of the pure compounds, HPLC chromatograms of the fractions and extracts, geographic location and ecological environment of the strains from which the fractions and crude extracts were prepared, and very limited activity info associated with them

Please send all requests for inclusion of new libraries and any changes in information for libraries currently listed to Anastasia Solis.

This page last modified December 19, 2017