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
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)
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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