June 13, 2005 Issue | Chemical & Engineering News
 
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June 13, 2005 Issue

Volume 83, Issue 24
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June 13, 2005 Issue, Vol. 83 | Iss. 24
Once considered little more than curiosities, these treelike molecules bear fruit with pharmaceutical, biotech, and polymer science applications
By Bethany Halford, C&EN Washington
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Paul Anderson Is Priestley Medalist

Former ACS president is honored with highest award for serving chemistry
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Action On Global Climate Change

Science academies call for greenhouse gas cuts; industry testifies to reductions
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Toward Imaging Tumor Growth

MRI contrast agent may provide clear images of new blood vessel formation
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Job Cuts Loom At Chemical Firms

Negotiations ease restructuring at three major producers
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Science And Security

Eminent panel calls for continued openness on basic research
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Solutia Solution

An agreement could give Monsanto control of its former chemical business
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First Close-Up Of Amyloid Fibrils

Steric zipper appears to be key structure in disease-associated protein aggregates
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Business

Chemical and pharmaceutical company giving benefits communities and donors
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Results in 2005 show that women gained some ground in management, but not on the board
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Huge influx of women and big gains in education level overall hint at changes yet to come
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Low-profile chemical entrepreneur, with six decades of experience, fosters education
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ACS News

The major actions taken by the ACS Board and Council during the national meeting in San Diego were reported in C&EN, March 21, page 9.
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Education

Unique traveling laboratory is used to teach water and wastewater testing throughout Texas
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Science & Technology

Once considered little more than curiosities, these treelike molecules bear fruit with pharmaceutical, biotech, and polymer science applications
(pp. 30-36)
TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS NEWS FOR THE LABORATORY WORLD
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