March 12, 2007 Issue | Chemical & Engineering News

American Chemical Society Appoints New Editor-In-Chief For C&EN

The American Chemical Society has appointed Bibiana Campos-Seijo as the new editor-in-chief of Chemical & Engineering News. Currently editor and publisher of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Chemistry World magazine, she will move to C&EN in December.

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March 12, 2007 Issue

Volume 85, Issue 11
March 12, 2007 Issue, Vol. 85 | Iss. 11
Better funded and infused with returning expatriates trained overseas, China's pharmaceutical industry is gaining strength
By Jean-François Tremblay
(pp. 15-19)
Government & Policy
Unusual cross-disciplinary meeting explores effects of environmental compounds on human development and reproduction (pp. 29-32)
Science & Technology
Ethics violations by a chemist in Sweden highlight science's unpreparedness to deal with misconduct (pp. 35-38)
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Ethics violations by a chemist in Sweden highlight science's unpreparedness to deal with misconduct
(pp. 35-38)
Equipment makers offer lab asset management services to assist customers
Fossilized resin from trees is prized for its use in jewelry and science

Career & Employment

Don't wait for Uncle Sam to come knocking
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Attention B.S. and M.S. chemists: Uncle Sam wants you! If you haven't heard that, you're not alone
(pp. 47-50)