Molecules of the Week

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C&EN/ACS Publications Highlights

Cancer Drug Carriers
Reductively degradable biopolymers made with the coupling agent cystamine diisocyanate may be used to deliver drugs to cancer cells. - Biomacromolecules

Flu Vaccine Twofer
Combining two nanovaccines results in a synergistic enhancement of the efficacy of both drugs against the H5N1 influenza virus. - ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering

Uranium in the Sea
Seawater is a potential source of uranium for nuclear fuel. To prepare for extracting uranium, its speciation in seawater must be understood. - Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research