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?Reactive Reports #68
?September 2007
From David Bradley Science Writer
and?Advanced Chemistry Development
? Reactive Science News sciencebase science newsfeed
? Fire Resistant Paint? A way to toughen up the latex particles used to make emulsion paints has been developed by UK chemists.
? Light Controlled Magic Bullet? Targeting diseased tissue directly with the drug to teach it, the so-called magic bullet, came a step closer thanks to work by Senior Lecturer in Pharmaceutics Colin McCoy of Queen's University Belfast and his colleagues.
? Insecticidal Synthesis? Professor Steven Ley of Cambridge University and his colleagues over the last two decades have been on a chemical odyssey.
? Plain or Vanilla? Some men smell of vanilla while others smell of urine, but it is not always down to personal hygiene or ice-cream tainted Cologne.
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Bryan Vickery did his BSc and PhD in electrochemistry at Liverpool University, England, but eschewed damaged jeans and fume cupboards for the world of electronic publishing.? Read?more...
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