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October 1998
Volume 7, Number 9

FEATURES

28 MASS SPEC MEETS BIOTECH
MALDI time-of-flight MS is expediting new research in applications such as foodborne illnesses
Paul J. Kowalski
35 FROM GRAPE TO TABLE: THE CHEMISTRIES OF WINE
Part Two: The multiple facets of fermentation
Helen Gillespie

DEPARTMENTS

9 LETTERS
10 UPDATE
15 COMPUTERS IN CHEMISTRY
Interfacing: It just might be getting easier
Terrance A. Rooney
21 LAB PRODUCTS NOTEBOOK
UV-vis instruments continue to evolve
Steven Paul
27 KEEPING UP
41 INDUSTRY TODAY
Keeping up with rapid change
Mark S. Lesney
47 HEALTH PERSPECTIVES
Chemistry saves sun worshipers
William H. Stevenson
55 PERSONAL BUSINESS
A savings "call to arms"
Dickinson J. Miller
61 REGULATIONS AND YOU
Training the nation
Andrea Kinney
67 THE WAY WE WERE
Death in Donora
David M. Kiefer
73 PROFILES IN CHEMISTRY
The mechanism of life's energy
George B. Kauffman and Laurie M. Kauffman
81 NEW PRODUCTS
88 COMMENT
The chemical enterprise
James F. Ryan