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Computers in Chemistry
LIMS flies like an eagle
The U.S. Post Office implements LIMS to handle forensic investigations and analysis.
Instruments & Applications
The origin of specification
When buying any new piece of equipment, dare to compare.
Keith S. Kleman
The Chemist's Bookshelf
Fertile hobby, stolen pleasures
Julie L. McDowell
Shielding your IRA from bankruptcy
Also: IRS allows disability policy in 401(k) plan
||Industry Facts & Figures
Mass (spec) growth
The mass spectrometry market has seen rapid sales escalationwith some help from the proteome.
The return of the leech
A medical marvel rises from both the swamp and the pages of history.
Regulations and You
Predicting environmental remediation rates
Correlation analysis offers a means for estimating the reaction rates of organic pollutants.
David A. Gallagher
Profiles in Chemistry
A legend in his own time
Arnold Beckmans scientific and technological achievements ushered in the instrumentation revolution.
George B. Kauffman and Laurie M. Kauffman