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Volume 84, Number 43: October 23, 2006

Cover Story

Bacterial Chitchat

Chemical conversations are the foundation for bacteria acting together, a phenomenon found in this squid.

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News of the Week

Element 118 Detected, With Confidence

High-energy experiments yield three atoms of superheavy nuclide.

Lilly To Acquire Partner ICOS

$2.1 billion deal will yield full ownership of Cialis.

Mix-Up Led to BP Explosion

Pipes switched during maintenance is cause of $30 million fire in 2005.

Roomy Zeolite

Porous crystal has wide, interconnecting channels and superior properties.

Industry Looks To Academia

Degussa and DSM tap into the academic community's expertise.

Merck Taps India For New Drug

German company pays Glenmark for rights to diabetes treatment.

Peptide Lingo

Linguistic analysis leads to new antimicrobial peptides.

Blood-Clotting Model

Simple chemical system provides insights into complex biological phenomenon.

Crawford Guilty

Former FDA commissioner didn't disclose ownership of stock in companies affected by agency regulations.

Business (Subscriber Content)

Business Concentrates

Finding New Life For Old Carpets

After slow start, the carpet recycling industry is gaining traction.

Renewed Optimism for Fine Chemicals

Asian competition is rising, but a healthier pipeline has custom manufacturers feeling upbeat at CPhI.

R&D Rises In EU

'Scoreboard' finds pharmaceutical and chemical companies are among top European investors in research.

Government & Policy (Subscriber Content)

Government & Policy Concentrates

Global Chemical Policy Pains

U.S. manufacturers put their heads together to influence regulations abroad.

Science & Technology (Subscriber Content)

Science & Technology Concentrates

Chemistry For The Sake Of Art

For one Long Island artist, her studio is her laboratory.

Digital Briefs

New Software and Websites for the Chemical Enterprise.


Dream Science Classroom

Room renovation for TV makeover show surprises industrial chemist-turned-middle school teacher.

ACS News

Comment - The ACS Approval Program And Research Universities

Louisiana Centennial

ACS local section hosts 100th anniversary celebration in New Orleans' French Quarter.

Bader Lectures on Rembrandt

Cofounder of Aldrich Chemical has a 'fierce' reputation in the art world.

Graduate Student Poster Competition

Awards (Subscriber Content)

Barton Is Named Cotton Medalist

Wang Is Awarded Shaw Prize

Negas Wins Spriggs Award

Krystosek Receives Chemical Technician Award

Gorske Wins M. J. Collins Award

Stevens Receives First IUPAC-Richter Prize

Davy Medal To Martin Pope

MacKerell Is Maryland Chemist of the Year

Christe Receives Alfred Stock Memorial Prize

Editor's Page

Happy Mole Day

The Departments (Subscriber Content)



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