Simple Method for Synthesizing Boronic Acid-Based Drugs

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Chemists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have developed a broad and strikingly easy method for synthesizing Boronic acid-based drugs.

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Tomorrow’s Quantitation Today

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In the past, quantitation was done by searching for and quantifying a list of known molecules. As the world changes, the compounds and products being analyzed are changing as well. Tomorrow’s quantitation leverages both qualitative and quantitative analysis.

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Marching for Science in London

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Hear from the organisers, speakers, and protesters at London's March for Science.

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Quiz: 7 Days in Science -28th April 2017

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From Whales to Marches to Super-Charged Booze.

Test your knowledge of what's been happening in the scientific world over the past seven days.

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Looking for a Better Beer or Single malt Scotch Whiskey?
Looking for a Better Beer or Single malt Scotch Whiskey?
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Research could lead to better beer, single malt Scotch whiskey and provide tool for scientists to better understand other crops, including rice and wheat.

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Drinking Soda Could be Harmful for Your Brain
Drinking Soda Could be Harmful for Your Brain
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Research from the University of Boston suggests that excess sugar, especially the fructose in sugary drinks, might damage your brain.

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Sunflower Seeds Identified as Source of Potent Liver Carcinogen
Sunflower Seeds Identified as Source of Potent Liver Carcinogen
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Michigan State University researchers have shown that sunflower seeds are frequently contaminated with a toxin produced by molds and pose an increased health risk in many low-income countries worldwide.

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The World’s Most Complete Picture of the Wheat Genome
The World’s Most Complete Picture of the Wheat Genome
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Scientists have created the most accurate navigation system for the bread wheat genome to date – allowing academics and breeders to analyse its genes more easily than ever before.

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Genetics Breakthrough Gives Sustainable Biofuels A Big Boost
Genetics Breakthrough Gives Sustainable Biofuels A Big Boost
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Deep sequencing impacts food and bioenergy crops.

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High-Fat, High-Carb Diet a Cause of Osteoarthritis
High-Fat, High-Carb Diet a Cause of Osteoarthritis
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Saturated fat prime suspect in the onset of osteoarthritis after it was found to change the composition of cartilage, particularly in the weight-bearing joints of the hip and knee.

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