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September 17, 2007 Issue

Volume 85, Issue 38
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September 17, 2007 Issue, Vol. 85 | Iss. 38
Marye Anne Fox, chancellor of UC San Diego, reflects on the challenges of leading a top-tier research university
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Features
Business
The market demands paints and resins that durably protect the infrastructure yet are easy to use (pp. 19-23)
Education
Professors design curricula for creating chemically conversant consumers (pp. 38-40)
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News of the Week

Blackstone To Buy 20% Stake In China National BlueStar

Blackstone executives will join BlueStar's board of directors to assist in firm's growth
(p.8)

Evolved Enzyme Adds Sugars

Mutant glycosyltransferase makes range of aryl glycosides for drug discovery
(p.9)

RNA Therapeutics

Joint venture Regulus Therapeutics combines microRNA expertise from Isis and Alnylam
(p.9)

Chemical Hazard Information

Data for 101 high-production-volume chemicals are on EPA's website
(p.10)

Exotic Molecule

Dipositronium molecule contains only electrons and positrons
(p.10)

UN Chemicals Therapy

Experts will determine how chemicals unexpectedly turned up in a UN office
(p.11)

Viewing Microbial Metabolism

Mass spec paints a picture of nitrogen fixation by individual bacteria in animal cells
(p.11)
 

Departments

Books

Providing more than mere information, new bookorganizes progress in drug discovery, molecular medicine
(pp. 41-42)

Education

Professors design curricula for creating chemically conversant consumers
(pp. 38-40)

Science & Technology

Marye Anne Fox, chancellor of UC San Diego, reflects on the challenges of leading a top-tier research university
(pp. 13-16)
Roasting, cooling, and storage conditions affect the chemicals that contribute to brew's flavor and aroma
(pp. 32-34)
Unexpected complexes required extensive characterization to convince chemists of their existence
(pp. 35-36)
Technology and Business news for the laboratory world
(p.37)

Newscripts

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