Hansch analysis is the investigation of the quantitative relationship
between the biological activity of a series of compounds and their
physicochemical substituent or global parameters representing
hydrophobic, electronic, steric and other effects using multiple
regression correlation methodology.
PAC, 1997, 69, 1137
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