Alchemist News

This week The Alchemist sheds light on drug delivery, finds out how polymers can run cold and learns of a simple sensor for the "date rape drug" GHB. In the world of power, solar cells can now be turned into highly efficient lasers, we hear, while a way to roll up useful nanowires is developed in China. Finally this week’s award goes to a young pioneer in the field of metabolite research.

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Author: David Bradley

David Bradley is owner-operator of ChemSpy.com sibling site to sciencebase.com He is a Chartered Chemist (CChem), Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry (MRSC). Has experience of QA/QC with a food and beverages company and has been in science communication for more than a quarter of a century. His latest book Deceived Wisdom is on sale now.