November 22, 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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November 22, 2010 Issue

Volume 88, Issue 47
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November 22, 2010 Issue, Vol. 88 | Iss. 47
Careful buyers can find used lab instruments through many channels
By Ann M. Thayer
(pp. 11-15)
Features
Government & Policy
Republican takeover of House of Representatives signals new science policies (pp. 23-25)
Science & Technology
Electrochemical cells offer big payout, but production is years away (pp. 29-31)
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Pfizer Launches Academic Network

UCSF will be the first partner in its Global Centers for Therapeutic Innovation
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Pfizer Unveils Academic Network

Alliances: UCSF will be the first partner in firm’s Global Centers for Therapeutic Innovation
(p.5)

Ice Repellent

Nanotechnology: Small structures keep water off supercooled surfaces
(p.6)

Roche Follows Job-Cuts Trend

Pharmaceuticals: Cost-cutting measures will impact 6,300 positions across the company
(p.6)

Bedding Down Stem Cells

Chemical Biology: Fully synthetic structure supports growth of human pluripotent stem cells
(p.7)

Dopamine Show-And-Tell

Structural Biology: First close-up of a dopamine receptor could aid drug discovery
(p.8)

Growth Laws Call Shots

Synthetic Biology: Linear relationships explain cell response during fermentation
(p.8)

Shakhashiri Is ACS President-Elect

ACS News: He plans to showcase the value of chemistry
(p.9)

Sigma-Aldrich CEO Dies Unexpectedly

Business: Passing of Jai Nagarkatti leads to management shifts at the research chemical firm
(p.9)
 

Departments

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Government & Policy

Republican takeover of House of Representatives signals new science policies
(pp. 23-25)
NSF hopes to support, encourage social research on minorities in science
(p.26)
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Science & Technology

Electrochemical cells offer big payout, but production is years away
(pp. 29-31)
Proposed new definition broadens the qualifying chemical associations
(pp. 32-33)
Three groups use absorption to detect single molecules at room temperature
(p.36)

Career & Employment

Rise of world-class research hubs in Asia and the Middle East entices young faculty to move abroad
(pp. 39-41)

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