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Volume 94, Issue 22
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May 30, 2016 Issue, Vol. 94 | Iss. 22
Biopharma is applying the high-resolution technique to all points along the drug development pathway
By Celia Henry Arnaud
(pp. 30-34)
Features
Science & Technology
Researchers are combining studies of ice formation with remote-sensing techniques to give rainmaking scheme a firm scientific footing (pp. 18-21)
Science & Technology
研究者们正在将结冰研究与遥感技术相结合,为人工降雨方法提供坚实的科学依据 (pp. 18-21)
Science & Technology
An enzyme used widely to clear up beer haze chops up gluten as well (pp. 28-29)
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Congress moves to overhaul law to improve chemical safety

EPA to get new authority to regulate toxic substances
(p.5)

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Findings could have implications for modeling climate effects
(p.7)

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(p.8)

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(p.9)

Monsanto rejects $62 billion takeover bid by Bayer

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(p.12)

China, drugmakers negotiate price cuts

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(p.13)

More drugs are succeeding in clinical trials

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New tariff relief law will benefit chemical manufacturers

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Science & Technology

An enzyme used widely to clear up beer haze chops up gluten as well
(pp. 28-29)
Biopharma is applying the high-resolution technique to all points along the drug development pathway
(pp. 30-34)
Researchers are combining studies of ice formation with remote-sensing techniques to give rainmaking scheme a firm scientific footing
(pp. 18-21)
Este descubrimiento podría tener repercusiones sobre los modelos climáticos
(p.7)
研究者发现,金黄色葡萄球菌能够通过一种最近被发现的蛰合剂葡萄胺来吸收镍、钴、锌、铜和铁。
(p.9)
研究者们正在将结冰研究与遥感技术相结合,为人工降雨方法提供坚实的科学依据
(pp. 18-21)

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