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Guide to using Embase - an international biomedical and pharmaceutical database

Advanced Search - Embase

  • Select Advanced Option at Embase Home Page
  • Enter search word or phrase as 'cancer gene therapy'



Two ways to narrow search

  • Mapping options for additional terms and/or text
  • Options to the right of Mapping as Date, Source (Embase or Medline), Fields (as author), Evidence Based Medicine (EBM)

More information at

  • Search Tips (to the right of the search options, same line as Mapping )
  • Help button at the upper right corner of Embase


Go to Refining Embase Search Results to further limit search results