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October 8, 2007 Issue

Volume 85, Issue 41
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October 8, 2007 Issue, Vol. 85 | Iss. 41
Open-air ionization methods minimize sample prep and widen range of mass spectrometry applications
By Celia Henry Arnaud
(pp. 13-18)
Features
Business
Scientists in Norway are plumbing the seas for the next blockbuster medicine (pp. 22-28)
Business
Maintenance disruptions, new project delays mean shortages for at least two more years (p.31)
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(p.8)

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Departments

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Business

Scientists in Norway are plumbing the seas for the next blockbuster medicine
(pp. 22-28)
Company says it has completed a transformation from chemical maker to science firm
(pp. 29-30)
Maintenance disruptions, new project delays mean shortages for at least two more years
(p.31)
At first investors' day, 'young' French company charts road map through 2010
(p.32)
(pp. 20-21)
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Government & Policy

Credit for fuel from fat sparks fight on Capitol Hill
(pp. 35-38)
Ken Burns film tells hard and brutal tales from World War II and raises a host of personal memories
(p.39)
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Science & Technology

Open-air ionization methods minimize sample prep and widen range of mass spectrometry applications
(pp. 13-18)
Once obscure transition metal is now garnering attention as a potential superstar catalyst
(pp. 42-43)
Easy ways to save on energy costs include installing fewer fume hoods and vigilantly closing sashes
(pp. 44-45)
New Software and Websites for the Chemical Enterprise
(p.47)

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