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  Focus: Biotechnology December 2003
  Biocatalysis on Board  

Biocatalysis on Board (256 KB PDF)
For more and more industrial applications, enzymes, natural and engineered, are replacing traditional chemistry.
Mark S. Lesney


For Openers
Holiday Greetings
(83 KB PDF)
James F. Ryan

Letters (37 KB PDF)
Feedback from our readers

Update (177 KB PDF)
SciTECH Briefs and Science Bits

Regulations and You
Terrors of the Very Small
(73 KB PDF)
The Bioterrorism Act of 2002 requires monitoring for the tiniest “enemies” in water and food.
Mark S. Lesney


Technology & Tools
Taking Analysis for a Spin
(87 KB PDF)
Technical developments in NMR spectroscopy are expanding its analytical role.
Werner Maas

Health Perspectives
Out of the Mouths of Babes
(76 KB PDF)
More than a million children are in special education due to speech problems.
Felicia M. Willis


Instruments & Applications
Spectrophotometry on the Rise
(68 KB PDF)
Convenience and portability make UV–vis the ultimate laboratory tool.
Kimberly S. Cleaves

The Business Page
Executive Interview
(63 KB PDF)
Peter B. Coggins, President, PerkinElmer Life and Analytical Sciences: “Build teams quickly and make sound decisions.”.
Interviewed by James F. Ryan and
Kimberly S. Cleaves

Crossword Puzzle
Holiday Package
(38 KB PDF)
Randall Frey

Crossword Solution (html)


Workplace Perspectives
Using Noncompete Agreements
(60 KB PDF)
In many cases, employers can avoid losing staff to rival firms.
Milton Zall

Product Information (html)
New products, literature, and websites.

Lighter Elements (52 KB PDF)
Humorous tales from readers and other sources . . . plus a cartoon.

ISSN 1532-4494