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November 11, 2013 Issue

Volume 91, Issue 45
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November 11, 2013 Issue, Vol. 91 | Iss. 45
It’s not about simple expansion anymore, as chemical companies focus on moving deeper into specialties
By Marc S. Reisch
(pp. 13-16)
Features
Business
CPhI conference attendees suggest that a new generation of drugs are on the horizon (pp. 19-21)
Science & Technology
IUPAC group recommends kinetic parameters to promote accurate modeling of climate, air quality (pp. 28-29)
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Cover Story: New Ways To Grow

New Ways To Grow: Timeline
Asset Shuffle: Major players toss out commodities in favor of specialties
(pp. 13-16)
 

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Metathesis Catalyst Showdown

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Japanese Chemical Makers Perform Well In First Half

Earnings: Major companies benefit from cheaper yen
(p.9)

Solving Powder Structures

Spectroscopy: Computational NMR approach deciphers what other methods cannot
(p.9)

Climate-Change Action

Administration: President Obama orders a task force to examine mitigation of climate impacts
(p.10)

Improving Drug Delivery

Chemotherapy: Light activation improves penetration and efficacy of nanoparticles as carriers
(p.10)

Cynthia J. Burrows To Be New Editor Of Accounts of Chemical Research

Publishing: University of Utah chemistry professor will succeed Joan S. Valentine
(p.11)

Matching Protein Experiments to Simulations

Biophysics: Speedy protein stretching validates computer work
(p.11)
 

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CPhI conference attendees suggest that a new generation of drugs are on the horizon
(pp. 19-21)
It’s not about simple expansion anymore, as chemical companies focus on moving deeper into specialties
(pp. 13-16)
Asset Shuffle: Major players toss out commodities in favor of specialties
(pp. 13-16)