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Slinn Pickings – more chem news from Robert

Renowned chemist Robert Slinn distils the latest from the world of chemistry ‘A stark warning:’ Smoking causes genetic damage within minutes after inhaling – In research described as "a stark warning" to those tempted to start smoking, scientists are reporting …

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Slinn Pickings – chemical news updates

Guest blogger and chemist Robert Slinn contributes his favorite news snippets from the world of chemistry UvA chemists develop fully biodegradable and recyclable synthetic resin – Modern synthetic resins are made from fossil sources, are not biodegradable and can only …

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Diagnosing Disease With a CD Player

Years ago, I wrote about the lab-on-a-CD concept (actually it was in the September 2001 issue of Reactive Reports). Now, it seems the use of CD-ROMs and DVDs and the hardware used to play these popular audio and video compact …

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