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Nano-enabled chemotheraphy for pancreatic cancer with improved...

Nano-enabled chemotheraphy for pancreatic cancer with improved safety and efficacy 

Authors Huan Meng and Xiangsheng Liu describe the custom-designing of a mesoporous silica nanoparticle (MSNP) platform to reduce the toxicity of irinotecan, a drug included in the four-drug regimen FOLFIRINOX, to treat pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC).

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ACS Meetings: Fall 2016 and Symposium Submission for Spring 2017

In addition to 2YC3 Conferences and the 2016 BCCE, there are a few other dates you may be interested in:

 

The Fall 2016 ACS meeting is being held in Philadelphia from August 21-25. 107 more words

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Tiny Motors Can Clean Pollution - Headline Science  Scientists...

Tiny Motors Can Clean Pollution – Headline Science 

Scientists are developing new motors that are tiny and soft. They run on things like light, magnetic effects or chemical solutions.

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Oklahoma! and Scholarly Communication

There has been a great deal of furor over the recent Los Angeles Review of Books (LARB) article on the digital humanities.  This post is not a response to that article since there have been many… 1,230 more words

General Reflections

What Chemists Do - Senior Research Scientist, Dow Electronic...

What Chemists Do – Senior Research Scientist, Dow Electronic Materials 

Phillip Hustad is a senior research scientist at Dow Electronic Materials. As a synthetic chemist, Hustad’s research focuses on utilizing polyethylene to create a wide range of materials.

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Do Journals Help Understand Professionalization?

I have been working on trying to make sense of my data about the history of the Journal of the American Chemical Society, and after doing some rough categorization of “expected” (meaning topics that my  … 706 more words

General Reflections