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  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 15, 2018

    AN EXTRA GENE HELPS ELEPHANTS RESIST CANCER

    The gene turns on in response to DNA damage, killing cells before they become cancerous

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 15, 2018

    MACHINE LEARNING CORRECTLY PICKS ENGINEERED-DNA LAB OF ORIGIN NEARLY HALF THE TIME

    Random selection would guess correct lab 0.12% of the time

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 15, 2018

    FDA APPROVES FIRST-EVER RNAI THERAPEUTIC

    Nod for Onpattro caps two decades of academic and industry work to translate RNA interference from idea to drug 

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 15, 2018

    CHEMISTRY IN PICTURES: CRYSTAL LIGHT BULB

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 14, 2018

    SCORPION VENOM YIELDS NOVEL ALKALOID

    Most scorpion venom compounds are peptides, so alkaloid comes as a surprise

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 10, 2018

    CHEMISTRY IN PICTURES: WHAT LIES BENEATH

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 10, 2018

    COURT ORDERS EPA TO BAN CHLORPYRIFOS

    9th Circuit Court of Appeals directs agency to finalize Obama-era proposal

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 9, 2018

    NEW NUANCE IN THALIDOMIDE'S MECHANISM REVEALED

    Drug degrades transcription factor involved in limb development, but animal studies are still needed to determine how it causes birth...

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 9, 2018

    ORGANIC SOLAR CELL SMASHES PERFORMANCE RECORD

    With help from computer modeling, researchers designed and built an organic photovoltaic device nearly as efficient as commercial silicon...

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 9, 2018

    INVISTA BUILDING $1 BILLION CHINESE ADIPONITRILE PLANT

    The company says it will be the first large new plant for the nylon 6,6 raw material in 35 years

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 9, 2018

    MACHINE LEARNING PREDICTS ELECTRONIC PROPERTIES AT RELATIVELY LOW COMPUTATIONAL COST

    Algorithm aims for the accuracy of more computationally intensive approaches

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 8, 2018

    DRUG STOCKPILING BUILDS AS BREXIT APPROACHES

    Lack of EU-U.K. trade deal has companies scrambling

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 8, 2018

    CLEANED POLLEN SHELLS READY FOR DRUG DELIVERY

    A modified protocol can remove proteins and other allergenic material from pollen grains

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 8, 2018

    PRESERVATIVES CHALLENGE AWARDS CASH PRIZES

    Seven winners selected in competition to develop novel green preservatives

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 8, 2018

    白酒是什么以及它独特的风味从何而来?

    科学家和酒精饮料生产者正在研究蕴含在中国白酒里的化学

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 8, 2018

    BUBBLES BURST PREVAILING THEORY ABOUT VOLCANO CHEMISTRY

    Hot gases within bubbles vary in composition, potentially affecting forecasting

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 7, 2018

    WHAT'S BAIJIU, AND WHERE DOES ITS UNIQUE FLAVOR COME FROM?

    Scientists and spirit producers are learning more about the chemistry of the Chinese liquor

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 7, 2018

    U.S., CHINA, EACH DISCLOSE NEW TARIFF PROPOSALS

    Escalation of trade war would affect some critical materials, including rare earths

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 7, 2018

    AKOUOS RAISES $50 MILLION TO DEVELOP GENE THERAPIES FOR HEARING LOSS

    The Boston start-up is the latest to raise major funds in the growing hearing loss field

  • By Chemical & Engineering   -   Aug 6, 2018

    ARKEMA INDICTED FOR FIRES, CHEMICAL RELEASES FOLLOWING TROPICAL STORM HARVEY

    Organic peroxides decomposed and ignited after plant lost power and refrigeration