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July 3, 2006 Issue

Volume 84, Issue 27
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July 3, 2006 Issue, Vol. 84 | Iss. 27
NIH director has steered agency through congressional inquiries and paltry budget increases with bold actions to position agency for future
By Susan R. Morrissey
(pp. 12-17)
Features
Government & Policy
Case challenges EPA refusal to limit greenhouse gas emissions from autos (p.7)
Science & Technology
Frankfurt chemical process industries trade fair attracts increased number of exhibitors (pp. 31-34)
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News of the Week

Supreme Court to Review CO2 Lawsuit

Case challenges EPA refusal to limit greenhouse gas emissions from autos
(p.7)

Evolving Access

Publishers experiment with immediate open access to articles if author pays
(p.8)

Pfizer Is Selling OTC Unit To J&J

Deal leaves drug giant to focus on prescription pharmaceuticals business
(p.8)

MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS

Pliva's Saga Takes Another Turn
(p.9)

Polymer Feedstock Made From Biomass

Method effectively converts fructose to 5-hydroxymethylfurfural
(p.9)

NRC Approves New Enrichment Plant

Foreign-owned nuclear fuel facility would be first of its type to be built in U.S.
(p.10)

Presidential Awards

Honors recognize chemical innovations that promote pollution prevention and sustainability
(p.10)

Acquisitions

Swift Changes Follow Engelhard Takeover
(p.11)

Mimicking Enzyme Oxidation

Dimanganese catalyst targets specific C-H bonds using molecular recognition
(p.11)
 

Departments

Government & Policy

No Middle Ground In Senate Debate
(p.26)
Study suggests Homeland Security Department support a panoply of research to protect this sector
(pp. 25-27)
Evidence in Texas implies many asbestos exposure cases may also be invalid
(pp. 28-29)
NIH director has steered agency through congressional inquiries and paltry budget increases with bold actions to position agency for future
(pp. 12-17)
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Science & Technology

New Software and Websites for the Chemical Enterprise
(p.42)
Frankfurt chemical process industries trade fair attracts increased number of exhibitors
(pp. 31-34)
Frankfurt trade fair features wide range of instrumentation for process industries
(pp. 35-36)
Conference spotlights advances in mechanistic studies and in methods to predict toxicity
(pp. 37-39)
Conference shows that teachable tools, not just serendipity, can stimulate innovation
(pp. 40-41)

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