Molecule of the Week

I have a strange structure and a stranger biological effect.
What molecule am I?  

C&EN/ACS Publications Highlights

Practical Polyelectrolytes
The polystyrenic tetrakis (dialkylamino) phosphonium electrolytes reported here are potentially useful cationic polyelectrolytes.

ACS Macro Letters

Muscle Mimics
These oligorotaxanes fold in their reduced states and unfold when electrochemically oxidized, reminiscent of mechanisms of muscle fiber actuation.

ACS Central Science

The Year In New Drugs
Speedier development and regulatory process contributed to a peak in product approvals in 2015

Chemical & Engineerig News