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Backward battery delivers ions to cells

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - 7 hours 41 min ago
Device could lead to biosensors and implants to treat neurological disorders

GSK, Lilly shake up research organizations

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 17:01
Both drug firms are shedding clinical-stage compounds amid an R&D overhaul

Introducing Undergraduate Students to Metabolomics Using a NMR-Based Analysis of Coffee Beans

Journal of Chemical Education - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 15:55

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Journal of Chemical EducationDOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.6b00559

Straightening out natural products’ stereochemistry

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 15:11
Multipronged method used to correct the structures of baulamycins A and B

AkzoNobel under attack from largest shareholder

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 15:06
Hedge fund Elliott Advisors calls for answers and for chairman to go

Chemists weave most complex pattern yet made from organic threads

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 13:31
Oligoproline strands self-assemble to form three-way woven structure

Corning invests in glass innovation

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 10:04
Company to spend $4 billion on new material for pharmaceutical vials

Calls to poison centers about dietary supplements on the rise

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - Tue, 07/25/2017 - 13:07
More education and regulation are needed, data analysis suggests

NSF Research Traineeship program makes 17 new awards

National Science Foundation - Tue, 07/25/2017 - 12:57

Allyson Ettinger helps lead a session at an NRT-supported workshop.

A National Science Foundation (NSF) program recently awarded 17 projects a total of $51 million to develop and implement bold, new, potentially transformative models for graduate education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.

The NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program awarded projects in high-priority, interdisciplinary research areas, including six projects in NSF's Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems (INFEWS) research initiative ...
More at https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=242612&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click


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Synthesis of Cesium Lead Halide Perovskite Quantum Dots

Journal of Chemical Education - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 14:14

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Journal of Chemical EducationDOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.7b00144

Augmenting Primary and Secondary Education with Polymer Science and Engineering

Journal of Chemical Education - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 07:29

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Journal of Chemical EducationDOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.6b00805

Gold nanomesh creates a breathable electronic skin

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 04:00
Un diseño reticular permite el paso del aire a través de una capa electrónica ajustada a la piel y elástica

Weighing the proton

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 00:00
More precise measurements suggest that the subatomic particle is lighter than previously thought

Most plastics are discarded, study finds

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 00:00
Study examines production and fate of ubiquitous material

Growing liver tissue from seed

C&EN (Chemical & Engineering News) - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 00:00
Hydrogel patterned with cells expands into functioning liver tissue in response to liver damage

A Primer on Polymer Nomenclature: Structure-Based, Sourced-Based, and Trade Names

Journal of Chemical Education - Sun, 07/23/2017 - 23:24

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Journal of Chemical EducationDOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.6b00979