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Polyacetylene Exposed
In the first issue of ACS’s new open-access journal, the authors show how Raman spectroscopy reveals important information about polyacetylene.

ACS Central Science

From a Problem to a Tool
Lateral inhomogeneity can be a problem in pulsed laser deposition, but there is now a way to use it as a tool in combinatorial material science.

ACS Combinatorial Science

Graphene: A new tool for fighting cavities and gum disease?
Dental diseases is among the most common health problems in the world.

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces


Following the Hydrogels
Injectable hydrogels are increasingly used in medicine. Chemical exchange saturation transfer NMR imaging is a nice way to visualize them in vivo.

ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering


Improving Bacterial Biosynthesis 
Re-engineering improves the biosynthesis of hydroxyphenylglycine, a building block for a bacterium-derived antibiotic

ACS Synthetic Biology


Uncovering the effects of cooking, digestion on gluten and wheat allergens in pasta
New clues to how the grain’s proteins change when cooked and digested.

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry

MOLECULE OF THE WEEK

I have no six-membered rings, but I’m aromatic.
What molecule am I?