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November 22, 2004
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  Table of Contents
November 22, 2004
Volume 82, Number 47
p. 3
 
   
 
  Cover Story  
METABOLIC SYNDROME
Complex set of disorders offers drug development opportunities; a new NMR technique measures low-density lipoproteins.
 
COVER: Courtesy of Image Reading Center, St. Luke's Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center and BioDigital Systems
 


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  FEMALE HEARTS
Researchers find links among COX-2, estrogen, and cardiovascular protection in mice.

ACS ELECTIONS
E. Ann Nalley is voted 2005 ACS president-elect.

GRACE'S STRATEGY
Firm files plan to emerge from bankruptcy triggered by asbestos liabilities.

DISCUSSING STEM CELLS
Panel seeks to raise public awareness of U.S. stem cell research policy.

NANOTUBE GROWTH
Small amounts of water help grow thickets of pure single-walled carbon nanotubes.

GULF WAR ILLS
New funding for studies of Gulf War syndrome will support research on neurotoxins.

POLYSTYRENE VENTURE
Nova Chemicals and BP are combining their businesses in Europe.

SCIENCE ADVICE
Report on selecting federal advisers rejects political questioning.

KINASE ANALYSIS
Direct assay by mass spectrometry avoids complications.

 
 
 

  Business  
  BUSINESS CONCENTRATES

CYBERSECURITY
Chemical industry develops a strategy to combat possible threats from cyberspace.

BASF'S STRATEGY
Value over volume is working in intermediates division.

THAI PETROCHEMICALS
Petroleum Institute of Thailand sets ambitious plan.

LATIN AMERICA
Long-planned petrochemical complexes are coming to fruition.

MORPHOCHEM
New CEO steers firm toward a more commercial focus.

 
 
 

  Government & Policy  
  GOVERNMENT CONCENTRATES

CAMPUS CLEANUP
EPA helps schools comply with hazardous waste regulations.

PLANT SECURITY
Unions want workers included in company antiterrorism planning.

 
 
 

  Science & Technology  
  SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY CONCENTRATES

PLAYING AROUND
High-quality musical instruments need high-quality materials.

WELCH FOUNDATION
Chemical research in Texas has benefited mightily from 50-year-old endowment.

SEPARATION SCIENCE
Ultra-high-pressure chromatography helps researchers achieve the once impossible.

NEW PRODUCTS
New And Notable In The Chemical Industry.

 
 
 
  Education  
 

NEWSWORTHY
College courses highlight the role of chemistry in current events.

ASTROCHEMISTRY
University of Hawaii's stellar program studies reactions that occur in space.

 
 
 
  Books  
 

MOLECULES OF EVERYDAY LIFE

Forging A Eureka Moment

 
 
 
  ACS NEWS  
  COMMENT - STRONG NOMINEES, STRONG LEADERS  
 
 
  Meetings  
  2005 ACS ProSpectives Schedule

Call For Papers For 2005 Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting

 
 
 

  EDITOR'S PAGE  
 

Promoting Diversity

 
 
 

  DEPARTMENTS  
  LETTERS

AWARDS

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NEWSCRIPTS

 
 
 


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