Roundup of Wednesday #ACSDallas News

Here’s a roundup of news stories from the ACS national meeting in Dallas that C&EN published on Wednesday, 3/19: Teaching Zinc A New Trick Chemists revisit using zinc reagents as a means of transferring fluoroalkyl groups into synthetic building blocks and polymers Taking Cues From Nature En Route To Taxol Synthesis of an intermediate along the way to the cancer drug opens avenues to novel analogs Happy first day of spring and last day of the national...

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Roundup of Tuesday #ACSDallas News

Here’s a roundup of news stories from the ACS national meeting in Dallas that C&EN published on Tuesday, 3/18: Reagent Assembles Ring Motifs Common In Drugs Method builds medium-sized nitrogen heterocycles with challenging substitution patterns Color-Changing Gels Track Food Quality Nano-based materials indicate age, temperature history of perishables Stay tuned for Carmen Drahl’s liveblogging of the new drug structures session TODAY at 2:00 PM...

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