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C&EN/ACS Publications Highlights

Brain Injury Protection
Chondroitin sulfate–glycosaminoglycan matrices selectively bind fibroblast growth factor 2 for the neuroprotection of post-traumatic brain injury.

ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering

Killer Nanoparticles
To aid the fight against multidrug-resistant microbes, the authors developed single-chain polymeric nanoparticles that show activity against Gram-negative bacteria.

ACS Infectious Diseases

CRISPR’s Breakthrough Problem
If the CRISPR gene editing system is to live up to its disease-curing potential, researchers must devise a plan to deliver it into the body.

Chemical & Engineering News