November 23, 2009 Issue | Chemical & Engineering News
 
 

What Is Tinsel Made Of? Speaking of Chemistry Ep. 12

How is the shiny tinsel that decorates many Christmas trees made? Find out all about tinsel's chemistry history in this very special holiday episode of Speaking of Chemistry.

 
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November 23, 2009 Issue

Volume 87, Issue 47
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November 23, 2009 Issue, Vol. 87 | Iss. 47
Allosteric drugs promise precise control over diseases mediated by G-protein-coupled receptors
By Carmen Drahl
(pp. 12-15)
Features
Business
PharmaMar and Genetrix score in a sector of reticent investors and business-resistant academics (pp. 19-21)
Government & Policy
Once viewed skeptically, plans for intentional intervention in earth’s climate gain traction (pp. 28-30)
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U.S., China pledge to cooperate on greenhouse gas mitigation
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Giant Leap For Obstinate Targets

Sugar Chemistry: Parallel combinatorial synthesis yields 12 hard-to-make oligosaccharides
(p.10)

Chemistry Journals Burgeon

Publishing: Both ACS and RSC will establish new journals in 2010
(p.11)
 

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