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November 1998
Volume 7, Number 10

FEATURES

34 COMBINATORIAL CHEMISTRY: NOT JUST FOR PHARMACEUTICALS
New synthesis techniques are increasingly used in materials science and in developing industrial chemicals, pigments, polymers, and catalysts
John K. Borchardt
43 FROM GRAPE TO TABLE: THE CHEMISTRIES OF WINE
Part Three: The fine arts of aging and bottling
Helen Gillespie
52 BIOTECHNOLOGY DATA WAREHOUSING
Knowledge discovery could be the "killer" application to leverage genetic data into useful information
Hank Simon

DEPARTMENTS

10 UPDATE
15 COMPUTERS IN CHEMISTRY
Comparison shopping: Pick it up on the net
Terrance A. Rooney
21 LAB PRODUCTS NOTEBOOK
Used equipment purchasing: Is it right for you?
Mark Atlas
27 KEEPING UP
29 CHEMISTS AT WORK
Portfolio careers come of age
John K. Borchardt
59 HEALTH PERSPECTIVES
Rewriting the script of disease and death
Mark S. Lesney
63 PERSONAL BUSINESS
Some qualified answers to some tough questions
Dickinson J. Miller
67 REGULATIONS AND YOU
International research targets endocrine-disrupting compounds
Clare Gerlach
75 THE WAY WE WERE
The birth of photography
David M. Kiefer
81 NEW PRODUCTS
88 COMMENT
The chemical enterprise
James F. Ryan