Nested nanostructures direct fullerene functionalization
Supramolecular structure suggests a strategy for making single isomers of buckyball bis-adducts (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

6 molecules seen on exoplanet
Gas giant likely formed far from its star before wandering closer (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Europe closes in on low-carbon methanol
2 major projects are on track to receive substantial funding from the European Commission (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Chemists make better mimetic mucins
Backbone is important for synthetic polymers to have the same antimicrobial properties as natural mucins (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

US EPA revises controversial PFBS assessment
New version upholds scientific integrity, agency official says (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

New technique for injection molding glass
Low-temperature molding of silica composite could enable rapid, inexpensive production of complex glass parts (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Biomarkers of exposure to chlorine gas identified in plant tissue
Compounds could be used for forensic investigations of alleged release (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Agilyx and AmSty plan polystyrene recycling plant
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Sanofi acquires Tidal Therapeutics
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

SK and LG Chem settle EV battery dispute
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Nova advances petrochemical projects in Canada
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Johnson Matthey weighs its future in drug chemicals
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

2021 Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting to be held virtually
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Solar Foods gets money for making food from air
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

KD Pharma nets cannabinoid manufacturing assets
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Hazel raises funds to take produce protection global
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Evotec and BMS launch German drug discovery center
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Evonik tests PEEK for joint prostheses
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Battery Resourcers raises $20 million to build plant
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Theseus launches for pan-variant kinase inhibitors
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Submissions open for green chemistry research grants
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Christa Müller to lead <i>ACS Pharmacology and Translational Science</i>
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

ACS offers online course on chemical safety
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

ACS hosts virtual gathering for pharma leaders
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

2021 Great Lakes Regional Meeting to be held virtually
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

2020 ACS annual report available
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 17, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Machine learning maps atoms
Automated software tool accurately predicts where atoms in reactant molecules end up in products (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 16, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Oil company begins major new use of ionic liquids
Chevron alkylation unit is a breakthrough for commercialization of the salts (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 16, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Pause remains on J&J vaccine
CDC's vaccine advisory committee will watch and wait before deciding on the J&J vaccine (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 16, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Microplastics catch a ride in the atmosphere
A modeling study shows that the oceans are a net source of legacy microplastic pollution transported around the planet in the atmosphere (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 16, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Chemistry in Pictures: Methane-nanoparticle foam
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 15, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Thermo Fisher to acquire PPD for $17 billion
Big scientific services firm will add clinical trial management to its drug business (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 15, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Chemist Michal Freedhoff tapped to lead US EPA chemicals office
White House nominates physical chemist with Capitol Hill experience to implement TSCA, pesticide laws (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 15, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Tight EU regulation of three siloxanes recommended
D4, D5, and D6 are persistent, bioaccumulative, and toxic, European Chemicals Agency says (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 15, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Worrying levels of some impurities in hand sanitizers, chemists find
High levels of acetaldehyde in some alcohol-based hand rubs exceed even relaxed regulations (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 15, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

US science may see funding increases across the board
President Biden's budget proposal for 2022 tackles health, climate, diversity, manufacturing, and more (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 15, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Regeneron antibody cocktail could be used to prevent COVID-19
The company is asking the FDA to permit preventative use after clinical trials show that it prevents SARS-CoV-2 spread within households (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 14, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Natron picks Lonza for Prussian blue
The Swiss manufacturer will make commercial-scale quantities for Natron's sodium-ion batteries (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 14, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Syrian air force used chlorine gas in a February 2018 attack on Saraqib, OPCW investigators find
The second report from the investigation and identification team again concludes that Syrian government forces used chemical weapons (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 14, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Detergent pod polymers may be polluting the environment
Study projects that 7,000 metric tons of detergent-pod PVA persist after wastewater treatment each year in the US (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 14, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Arvinas unveils PROTAC structures
In 2019 ARV-110 and ARV-471 became the first targeted protein degraders to enter the clinic (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 14, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Porous polymers transport lithium ions efficiently
Custom-made membranes may lead to safe, long-lasting, high-voltage lithium batteries (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 13, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

FDA recommends pause of J&J's COVID-19 vaccine
FDA and CDC are investigating rare blood clots and low platelet levels in 6 women who got the J&J shot (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 13, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Christopher Austin reflects on translational science at the NIH's 10-year-old NCATS, now that he's heading for the exit
Austin, founding director of the NIH's National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, is joining the venture capital firm Flagship Pioneering (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 13, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Virtual meeting delivers first time drug structures
Popular session reveals drug candidates for cancer, ALS, sickle cell, and heart disease (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 12, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

New technique for injection-molding glass
Low-temperature molding of silica composite could enable rapid, inexpensive production of complex glass parts (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 12, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Priestley Medal address 2021: The growth of the nanocrystal&mdash;a little coming-of-age story
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 12, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

2021 Priestley Medalist A. Paul Alivisatos helped introduce the world to the nanocrystal
Long before nanoscience became popular, the UC Berkeley materials chemist began developing methods for making, controlling, and analyzing colloidal nanocrystals (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 12, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Priestley Medal address 2021: The growth of the nanocrystal—a little coming-of-age story
(Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 12, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Materials researchers put machine-learning performance to the test
Benchmarking tools could help scientists decide which machine-learning algorithms can best guide their search for new materials (Source: Chemical and Engineering News)
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - April 11, 2021 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research