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September 11, 2006 Issue

Volume 84, Issue 37
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September 11, 2006 Issue, Vol. 84 | Iss. 37
With the advent of Internet-based system architectures, chemical producers get ready to plug and play
By Rick Mullin
(pp. 14-19)
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Selective reaction turns achiral symmetric diols into chiral products (p.9)
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Scientific investigations unmask the secrets of 16th-century Venetian painters' palettes (pp. 31-34)
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