Category Archives: science

Could a pill one day reverse some of the damage lead inflicts on the brain?

Small molecule repairs some synapse function in lead-exposed rats, study shows

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U.S. Senate bill would preserve tax-free tuition waivers for graduate students

But universities oppose endowment tax and other provisions in reform plan

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Bayer, Loxo to jointly develop TRK inhibitors

Cancer drug pact could be worth up to $1.5 billion

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Shana Sturla takes helm of Chemical Research in Toxicology

New editor-in-chief to start early next year

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Engineered myosin motor uses RNA arm to march on protein fibers

Researchers can control the direction of the motor’s movement with strands of DNA

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A light approach to installing heavy hydrogens

Photoredox catalysis shines in a reaction that swaps out hydrogen for deuterium or tritium

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Ice forms from disordered seeds, modeling study shows

Findings contradict classical view that ice nuclei have ordered hexagonal structure

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25 Chemists you should follow on Twitter

A panelist-selected primer for newcomers to the social network

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DowDuPont leads a strong third quarter

Robust demand helped U.S. industry shrug off hurricane impacts

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Baking soda washes pesticides from apples

Alkaline solution wipes out residues on the fruits’ surface but leaves some behind in their peels, study shows

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