Analytical Chemistry

Sensors Rapidly Screen Transplantable Lungs For Warning Signs

Chemnews // Aug 28th, 2015
Such devices could help get lungs to more patients who need them, says Jason D. Christie, director of the Center for Translational Lung Biology at the University of Pennsylvania. “A lot of... 
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Biochemistry

DNA ‘clews’ used to shuttle CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing tool into cells

Chemnews // Aug 28th, 2015
The CRISPR-Cas system, which is found in bacteria and archaea, protects bacteria from invaders such as viruses. It does this by creating small strands of RNA called CRISPR RNAs, which match DNA... 
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Chemical Engineering

Kirkpatrick Chemical Engineering Achievement Award

Chemnews // Jan 2nd, 2013
News January 1, 2013 Nominations for the 2013 round are now open Chemical Engineering magazine’s biennial prize is looking to honor the most noteworthy chemical engineering technology... 
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Materials Science

New technique could enable design of hybrid glasses and revolutionize gas storage

Chemnews // Aug 28th, 2015
A new method of manufacturing glass could lead to the production of ‘designer glasses’ with applications in advanced photonics, whilst also facilitating industrial scale carbon capture... 
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New Research

ORNL chemical sampling interface features simplicity, speed

Chemnews // Aug 28th, 2015
In mere seconds, a system developed at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory can identify and characterize a solid or liquid sample,... 
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Physical Chemistry

Cheap prosthesis made from PET are light and heat sensitive

Chemnews // Aug 14th, 2015
Another innovation for prostheses manufactured by this company is that they are mostly made of recyclable PET material, making them lighter, but with the ability to lift up to eight kilograms,... 
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Chemical Engineering

Kirkpatrick Chemical Engineering Achievement Award

News January 1, 2013 Nominations for the 2013 round are now open Chemical Engineering magazine’s biennial prize is looking to...