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July 28, 2003
Volume 81, Number 30
CENEAR 81 30 p. 3

NEWS OF THE WEEK
SEXUAL CHEMISTRY
Researchers explore role of arginase in female sexuality.
MILLENNIUM LOSSES
Company CEO resigns as board suspends dividends.
SWEET PROTEINS
New chemical method distinguishes sugar-modified proteins.
NIH OUTSOURCING
For the first time, science jobs may face competitive review.
COMBINATORIAL COUP
Symyx will help ExxonMobil find new petrochemicals catalysts.
GAS ADDITIVE GETS SUBTRACTED
Declining use of MTBE wallops Texas chemical producers.
CALIFORNIA GASOLINE
Court rules that EPA must reconsider forcing the state to use ethanol once MTBE is banned.
BIOLOGICAL MACHINES
Computational method sheds light on ribosome motion.
TEACHING CHEMISTRY
Ciba Specialty Chemicals hosts annual High School Chemistry Institute.

COVER STORY
DRUG DISCOVERY
Pharmaceutical firms work to commercialize the genomics revolution, often turning to smaller companies for biomarker discovery.

BUSINESS
BUSINESS CONCENTRATES
GLOBAL TOP 50
Dow leads the list again in 2002, a year marked by mixed performances throughout the chemical industry.

GOVERNMENT & POLICY
GOVERNMENT CONCENTRATES
PORT SECURITY
Chemical companies face regulations intended to make U.S. ports safe from terrorist attacks.

SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY
SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY CONCENTRATES
ART FROM ANTIQUITY
New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art showcases Near East art from the third millennium B.C.
CATALYST RESEARCH IN MEXICO
State-run oil industry's needs for new catalysts shape research in the country's universities and national lab.
WHAT'S THAT STUFF?
Monosodium l-glutamate adds a unique boost to food flavors.
DIGITAL BRIEFS
New Software And Websites For The Chemical Enterprise.

ACS NEWS
OFFICIAL REPORTS FROM THE JUNE BOARD MEETING
ACS COUNCIL FACES LIGHT AGENDA IN NEW YORK

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