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August 24, 2015 Issue

Volume 93, Issue 33
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August 24, 2015 Issue, Vol. 93 | Iss. 33
Clinical trials involving dogs may help cancer researchers develop treatments for human beings
By Judith Lavelle
(pp. 10-15)
Features
Government & Policy
Scientists search for ways to lower levels of the toxic element in the widely eaten grain (pp. 27-28)
Science & Technology
Success Stories: The 2015 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards (pp. 32-35)
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News of the Week

Semiautomated Route To Defined Polymers

ACS Meeting News: Flow technique eases synthesis of sequence- and length-specific polymers
(p.5)

Pairing Two Catalysts Promotes Synthesis Of Unsymmetrical Biaryl Compounds

Cross-Coupling: Cooperative nickel and palladium complexes overcome the challenge of connecting two different aryl electrophiles
(p.6)

U.K. Fast Tracks Fracking

Shale Gas: Government wrestles some decision-making powers back from local politicians
(p.6)

#ACSBoston In Review

ACS Meeting News: Chemists celebrate 250th ACS national meeting
(p.7)

Clusters Better Than Particles

ACS Meeting News: Clusters of two types of metals exhibit superior catalytic ability
(p.8)

Environmental Protection Agency Proposes Regulations To Cut U.S. Methane Emissions

Climate Change: Effort targets releases from landfills and the natural gas and crude oil industries
(p.8)

A pH-Sensitive Polymer Could Lead To Long-Term Drug Delivery Devices

ACS Meeting News: New material is stable in stomach, breaks down in intestines
(p.9)

Tianjin Blasts Kill 114 People

Industrial Accident: Environmental questions, protests follow explosions involving hazardous chemicals
(p.9)
 

Departments

Education

3-D Printing: NIH project enables virtually anyone to easily create thousands of structures
(pp. 38-39)
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Science & Technology

Clinical trials involving dogs may help cancer researchers develop treatments for human beings
(pp. 10-15)
Professor and safety director discuss lab explosion response
(p.36)
Success Stories: The 2015 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards
(pp. 32-35)
Researchers ponder how pushing nitrogen into specially brewed coffee imparts a smooth, creamy flavor
(p.37)
Noticias del congreso nacional de la ACS: Una técnica de flujo facilita la síntesis de polímeros con secuencias y longitudes específicas
(p.5)

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