January 5, 2004 Issue | Chemical & Engineering News
 
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January 5, 2004 Issue

Volume 82, Issue 1
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January 5, 2004 Issue, Vol. 82 | Iss. 1
Message From The President
By CHARLES P. CASEY, ACS President
(pp. 2-5)
Features
Science & Technology
REGENERATIVE MEDICINE: Small molecule induces cells to revert to progenitor cells 
Science & Technology
Annual meeting draws record-sized crowd for wide-ranging discussions on materials research (pp. 22-25)
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News of the Week

CELLULAR U-TURN

REGENERATIVE MEDICINE: Small molecule induces cells to revert to progenitor cells
(p.9)

MERCURY CONTROLS

New regulation applies to chlor-alkali producers using mercury cells
(p.10)

PFIZER TO BUY BIOTECH FIRM

Esperion's focus on 'good cholesterol' called a good fit with Lipitor
(p.10)

MAD COW DISEASE OUTBREAK

Scientists cite tests that USDA could use to protect public health
(p.11)

COURT PUTS EPA RULE ON HOLD

Order halts regulation easing emission controls for upgraded facilities
(p.12)

STARS, CELESTIAL MOLECULES ON VIEW

ASTROCHEMISTRY: IR telescope lifts the cosmic veil to reveal galactic chemical composition
(p.12)

LADDERANES GET A STEP-UP

SOLID-STATE CHEMISTRY: Template synthesis yields bulk amounts of ladder-shaped molecules
(p.13)
 

Departments

Business

EU role gives chemical and drug industries strong voice in shaping new chemicals policy
(p.16)
Chemists move to the front line as public concern shifts to products
(p.17)
Concentrates(pp. 14-15)

ACS News

(p.29)
Recipients are honored for contributions of major significance to chemistry
(pp. 30-35)
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Government & Policy

EU poised to launch retaliation for U.S. corporate tax break that Congress has yet to eliminate
(pp. 19-20)
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Science & Technology

Tiny bubbles of carbon dioxide give sparkle to New Year's toasts with the elixir of celebration
(p.27)
Message From The President
(pp. 2-5)
Annual meeting draws record-sized crowd for wide-ranging discussions on materials research
(pp. 22-25)
Competition aims to boost awareness of need to design sustainable products and processes
(p.26)

Career & Employment

Responsibilities are growing for technicians as baby boomer generation starts to retire
(pp. 39-46)

Newscripts

(p.56)

Letters

Letters(pp. 7-8)