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Table of Contents

September 1998
Volume 7, Number 8

FEATURES

33 CHOOSING A CHROMATOGRAPHY DATA SYSTEM
CDS companies have brought out a number of significant developments
Terrance A. Rooney
42 BIOINFORMATICS: DRUG DISCOVERY THROUGH DATA MINING
Web-based software performs molecular analyses
Michael Sullivan
49 FROM GRAPE TO TABLE: THE CHEMISTRIES OF WINE
Part One: The agricultural variables
Helen Gillespie

DEPARTMENTS

9 UPDATE
13 LAB PRODUCTS NOTEBOOK
Breathable plastics: Vent the veggies
Jeffrey J. Wooster
21 KEEPING UP
25 CHEMISTS AT WORK
Sizing up your future boss
John K. Borchardt
55 INDUSTRY TODAY
Price weakness pummels chemical profitability
David M. Kiefer
57 HEALTH PERSPECTIVES
Moving the goal line
Trevor Smith
63 PERSONAL BUSINESS
Generation-skipping transfers of assets
Dickinson J. Miller
67 THE WAY WE WERE
Creating a central science
Mark S. Lesney
78 NEW PRODUCTS
88 COMMENT
Celluloid science
James F. Ryan