January 18, 2010 Issue | Chemical & Engineering News
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January 18, 2010 Issue

Volume 88, Issue 3
January 18, 2010 Issue, Vol. 88 | Iss. 3
Climate change, chemical regulation reform will vie for Congress' attention
By Government & Policy Department
(pp. 10-15)
Science & Technology
Proteomic analysis of peripheral cells reveals aspects of psychiatric disorder (p.26)
ACS News
Research deciphering the genetic code is the latest national historic chemical landmark (pp. 28-29)
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Fresh Start For Pharma

Outlook: Despite challenges, drug firms were upbeat at the JPMorgan Healthcare meeting

New Way To 'Fix' CO2

Electrocatalysis: Process converts CO2 in air into the useful organic feedstock oxalate

Questioned Deals In Europe

Pharmaceuticals: European commission seeks to vet settlements for payoffs to generic drugmakers

Asia Rising

Science Indicators: China and other Asian nations strengthen their positions in research and engineering

Dow At Detroit Auto Show

Firm showcases its lithium battery joint venture, other technologies

Clean Energy

Windfall: Chemical firms win recovery-act tax credits for new plants

Ratcheting Down Ozone

EPA: Proposal would strengthen national air quality standard


Acidic Droplet Solves Maze

Finding Green In Gold

Materials: Precious metal in nanostructured form mediates oxidations selectively



Government & Policy

Climate change, chemical regulation reform will vie for Congress' attention
(pp. 10-15)
Insights: Legitimate confidential business information must remain part of chemical control law