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June 23, 2008 Issue

Volume 86, Issue 25
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June 23, 2008 Issue, Vol. 86 | Iss. 25
Enhancing the good components and removing the unhealthy ones may prevent disease
By Rachel Petkewich
(pp. 12-16)
Features
Government & Policy
Bill reauthorizes federal initiative to monitor and guide R&D in emerging area (p.26)
Science & Technology
Advances in imaging and elemental analysis move TEM toward the realm of analytical chemistry (pp. 31-34)
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(p.8)

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(p.9)

REACH For Carbon

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(p.9)

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(p.10)
 

Departments

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Government & Policy

Shippers say federal plan to boost safety of hazmat rail transport needs more work
(pp. 23-25)
Bill reauthorizes federal initiative to monitor and guide R&D in emerging area
(p.26)
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Science & Technology

Enhancing the good components and removing the unhealthy ones may prevent disease
(pp. 12-16)
Advances in imaging and elemental analysis move TEM toward the realm of analytical chemistry
(pp. 31-34)
Blocking fatty acid assembly is a potential strategy against disease
(pp. 35-36)
Self-assembled prisms may enclose empty spaces rather than solvent
(pp. 37-38)
Technology and Business news for the laboratory world
(p.39)

Newscripts

(p.56)