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GCI Grant for Flow Chemistry
Proposals Due
Aug. 28, 1 p.m.

National Awards
Nominations Open
until Nov. 1

ACS Petroleum Research Fund
Submit a Proposal
Sept. 14 - Oct. 16

3rd Annual ACS Entrepreneurial Summit
Washington, DC Conference
Sept. 17–18

MOLECULE OF THE WEEK

Aspirin is only part of my story
What molecule am I?

C&EN/ACS Publications Highlights

Binding Site Discovery
Model peptide studies show a mixed histidine–methionine–copper(I) binding site at the N-terminus of human copper transporter 1.

Inorganic Chemistry

The Pores Have It
The water uptake and conductivity of proton-conducting electrolyte membranes can be controlled by introducing pores in the conducting domains.

Macromolecules

Could Fido Fetch A Cure?
Clinical trials involving dogs may help cancer researchers develop treatments for human beings

Chemical & Engineering News