MOLECULE OF THE WEEK

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C&EN/ACS Publications Highlights

Versatile Gene Expression
The authors create E. coli gene-expression systems that are inducible and repressible by using the relatively inexpensive small molecule choline.

ACS Synthetic Biology

Receptor Activating System
The authors combined synthesis and cell biology tools to develop a generalizable photoactivation platform for stimulating cell surface receptors.

ACS Chemical Biology

Fine Particle Mortality
This study projects the 25-year effectiveness of two plans to control airborne fine particulate matter, a life-threatening health scourge in East China.

Environmental Science & Technology