Metrohm USA Extends Young Chemist Award to Honor Top 5 Submissions Tuesday, March 15, 2016 The Young Chemist Award is open to all graduate, post-graduate and doctorate students residing and studying in the U.S. and Canada, who are performing novel research in the fields of titration, ion chromatography, spectroscopy and electrochemistry. Prostate Cancer Surgery Improved Monday, March 14, 2016 Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have determined that light reflectance spectroscopy can differentiate between malignant and benign prostate tissue with 85 percent accuracy, a finding that may lead to real-time tissue analysis during prostate cancer surgery.Faster UVA Molecular Analysis Technology Monday, March 14, 2016 There are people in the world – chemical engineers, astronomers, national defense scientists investigating an explosion – who need to know just what something is made of, down to the molecular level. Properties of Light Can be Controlled by Nanostructures Monday, March 14, 2016 A study led by the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country professor Ángel Rubio has simulated a new device to generate terahertz radiation using carbon nanostructures.Infrared Spectrometer ‘Engine’ for Developers Monday, March 14, 2016 Si-Ware Systems has launched volume production of the smallest, lowest-cost infra-red spectrometer “engine” for developers. Shimadzu, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Partner Wednesday, March 09, 2016 Company has announced it has opened Shimadzu Laboratory for advanced applied and analytical chemistry at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.Breaking the Chain Tuesday, February 23, 2016 Compound prevents multidrug-resistant fungi from pumping out drugs.Low-Cost, Portable NQR Spectroscopy Wednesday, February 10, 2016 A researcher at Case Western Reserve University is developing a low-cost, portable prototype designed to detect tainted medicines and food supplements that otherwise can make their way to consumers. The technology can authenticate good medicines and supplements.Structure of Brain Plaques in Huntington's Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine have shown that the core of the protein clumps found in the brains of people with Huntington's disease have a distinctive structure, a finding that could shed light on the molecular mechanisms underlying the neurodegenerative disorder.