CALENDAR

Picking the Right Screening Strategy
Webinar
April 30, 2015

ACS Landmark: The Keeling Curve
Mauna Loa Observatory
April 30, 2015

ACS Landmark: Kelly Pneumatic Iron Process
Eddyville and Murray, Kentucky
May 11, 2015

Central/Great Lakes Regional Meeting
Grand Rapids, MI
May 27-30, 2015

ACS Landmark: The Keeling Curve
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
June 12, 2015

Northwest Regional Meeting
Pocatello, ID
June 21-24, 2015

MOLECULE OF THE WEEK

I’m a less than satisfactory TB drug.
What molecule am I?

Oncogenic Noncoding RNA
The long noncoding RNA Lnc_bc060912 interacts with DNA damage repair proteins to suppress apoptosis in human lung carcinoma cells..

Biochemistry

How Do Students Think?
A study of students’ understanding of intermolecular forces found that free-form drawings, rather than text, provide insight into their thinking.

Journal of Chemical Education

Harvest Lutein with CO2
The natural pigment lutein helps preserve vision. Ultrasound-enhanced subcritical CO2 extraction efficiently removes lutein from a green alga.

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry