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Global community building: Thoughts and insights from ACS President Donna Nelson

ACS President Donna Nelson shares insights on building bridges and trust through global communities to further scientific exchange.

Molecule of the Week

I’m a useful acid that will soon be available in larger quantities.

What molecule am I?

C&EN/ACS Publications Highlights

Diagnose Pediatric TB
An NMR-based plasma metabolic method and a classification–regression-tree analysis identify metabolites for diagnosing pediatric tuberculosis.

Journal of Proteome Research

Anti-Parkinson’s Agonist
The functions and behavior of VU0418506, a positive allosteric agonist of the mGlu4 receptor in rodent models of Parkinson’s disease, are reported.

ACS Chemical Neuroscience

Terahertz Radiation Probes Polymers
Two recent studies shed light on polymer elasticity and crystallization.

Chemical & Engineering News