October 18, 2010 Issue | Chemical & Engineering News
 
 

American Chemical Society Appoints New Editor-In-Chief For C&EN

The American Chemical Society has appointed Bibiana Campos-Seijo as the new editor-in-chief of Chemical & Engineering News. Currently editor and publisher of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Chemistry World magazine, she will move to C&EN in December.

 
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October 18, 2010 Issue

Volume 88, Issue 42
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October 18, 2010 Issue, Vol. 88 | Iss. 42
The advanced polymer catalysts got off to a slower than expected start, but momentum in the marketplace is now steady
By Alexander H. Tullo
(pp. 10-16)
Features
Science & Technology
Through equipment donations, Seeding Labs helps cultivate relationships between scientists in the U.S. and the developing world (pp. 28-30)
Career & Employment
At the top companies to work for, family-like relationships are strengthened by mutual respect and clear communication (pp. 39-41)
Back Issues
 

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Anton Supercomputer Proves Its Mettle

Protein Dynamics: Machine simulates millisecond-scale protein motions, but some note system has limitations
(p.5)

Chemchina Eyes Makhteshim Agan

Crop Protection: Deal would make Chinese firm a global player
(p.6)

Vaccine Liability

Lawsuits: Supreme Court will decide whether law protects drugmakers from claims over injuries
(p.6)

Cystine Imposters Curb Crystallization

Crystal Engineering: Molecular mimics suggest therapeutic strategy for rare kidney disease
(p.7)

LyondellBasell To Be Public Again

Petrochemicals: Stock exchange listing will be a milestone following the company's recent troubles
(p.7)

Coupling Hydrazine

Organic Synthesis: Palladium-catalyzed reaction offers new route to heterocycles
(p.8)

Pfizer To Buy King Pharma

Pharmaceuticals: Pain drug maker is one more purchase before loss of Lipitor patent
(p.8)
 

Departments

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Government & Policy

Advocates, opponents turn to state cap-and-trade programs as climate-change bill falters in Congress
(pp. 23-25)

Books

A study of gender issues in academe shows improvement but with critical caveats
(pp. 32-33)
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Science & Technology

Through equipment donations, Seeding Labs helps cultivate relationships between scientists in the U.S. and the developing world
(pp. 28-30)
Deepwater Horizon spill shows how the internet accelerates reporting of the science of disasters
(p.31)

Career & Employment

At the top companies to work for, family-like relationships are strengthened by mutual respect and clear communication
(pp. 39-41)

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