Latest Alchemist Newsletter

The Alchemist learns how peptide-coated nanoparticles are set to become the proverbial “silver bullet” for cancer, how nanoparticles might lead to evolutionary catalysts for converting natural gas, coal and biomass, and how ferroelectric materials behave. In the world of nanotubes we learn some are more slippery than others and also get wind of an ultraviolet poop test for water safety. Finally, this year’s Kavli Prizes are announced.

via The Alchemist Newsletter: June 18, 2014 — Welcome to ChemWeb.

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