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  Focus: Pharmaceuticals January 2004
 
  The Chemistry of ADMET   The Chemistry of ADMET (262 KB PDF)
How a compound behaves in the body is a result of its unique chemistry. Modeling the relationship between structure and function is critical to drug development.
Mark S. Lesney
   
 
  The Chemistry of ADMET  

Crystallography on Drugs (233 KB PDF)
High-throughput methods for obtaining protein crystal structures are providing chemists with “blueprints” for drug design.
David Filmore

 
 
Technology
   
 

Update (99 KB PDF)
Research News and Science Bits

Systems & Data Handling
Seek and Ye May (Not) Find
(62 KB PDF)
Finding information online can require specialized searches and subtle tricks.
Mark S. Lesney

Instruments & Applications
Monitoring Metabolism
(75 KB PDF)
Advances in NMR technology have made metabonomic research possible.
Werner Maas

 

Technology & Tools
The MAOS That Roared
(68 KB PDF)
Microwave-assisted organic synthesis is making inroads from combichem to peptide synthesis.
Randall C. Willis

 
 
Business  
 
     

Business Matters (52 KB PDF)
Marketplace, Deals, and People

 

Industry Facts & Figures
Biotechnology Separations
(44 KB PDF)
Separation technology is engineering for the life sciences.
Kimberly S. Cleaves


 
General Interest  
 
     

For Openers
New and Improved
(36 KB PDF)
James F. Ryan

Chemistry Chronicles
An Aging Question
(61 KB PDF)
The discovery of radioactive decay was pivotal to scientifically determining the age of the Earth.
David Filmore

Chemist's Bookshelf (64 KB PDF)
 • Protecting America’s Health
   Reviewed by Randall C. Willis

 • Introduction to Macromolecular Crystallography
   Reviewed by Timothy C. Umland

 

Health Perspectives
September Salves
(60 KB PDF)
As bodies grow older, reactions to common diseases and drugs alter dramatically.
Mark S. Lesney

Datebook
LabAutomation 2004
(50 KB PDF)
The annual automation show heads north to a new California home.

Crossword Puzzle
Potpourri
(23 KB PDF) || Solution (html)
Marge Deibel

Lighter Elements (72 KB PDF)
Humorous tales from readers and other sources . . . plus a cartoon.

     
 
Products  
 
     

Product Review
Liquid Handling: Dispensing Reliability
(64 KB PDF)
Systems for pipetting small volumes to and from multiwell plates are improving.
Michael J. Felton

 

Product Profile
Membrane Filtration
(68 KB PDF)
From pharma to materials science, membranes facilitate sample prep.
Felicia M. Willis

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

     
 
 
ISSN 1532-4494