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Expanding the Palette of Macromolecules

August 2, 2019

All matter consists of one or more phases — regions of space with uniform structure and physical properties.…
Engineers Use Graph Networks to Accurately Predict Properties of Molecules and Crystals

June 11, 2019

Nanoengineers at the University of California San Diego have developed new deep learning models that can accurately predict…
Predicting Molecular Properties

May 31, 2019

Think you can use your data science smarts to make big predictions at a molecular level? This challenge…
Chemists Cook Up Elusive Molecule for the First Time

April 1, 2019

In this year designated as the “International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements,” it is fitting…
Experiments underscore overlooked aspect of defending corn from pest

February 28, 2019

The Nebraska study showed that spraying a corn plant with one of its own compounds — 12-oxo-phytodienoic acid,…
A new-to-us mineral

October 31, 2018

A new mineral has been isolated from a sample of igneous rock in central Madagascar. Reto Gieré, a…
Researchers develop, test new system for making biorenewable chemicals

October 18, 2018

Researchers will test a new way of producing biobased chemicals that’s backed by 10 years of working in…
Blue light special: FSU researcher finds new chemical clusters emit highly efficient light

October 2, 2018

A Florida State University research team has discovered that a unique organic-inorganic compound containing zero-dimensional molecular clusters emits…
Researchers use artificial intelligence to identify, predict new chemical compounds

July 18, 2018

A team of Florida State University researchers is using artificial intelligence to identify which among hundreds of thousands…
Breakthrough synthesis strategy could mean wave of new medicinal compounds

July 9, 2018

In pharmacology, not all molecular structures are created equal. Some frameworks are overrepresented in nature, making them especially…
New study yields more than a million new cyclic compounds, some with pharmaceutical potential

March 19, 2018

Researchers say they can now produce a vast library of unique cyclic compounds, some with the capacity to…
How to make space molecules

March 15, 2018

Complex carbon-based molecules found in meteorites have long been a conundrum for Earth-bound chemists. How could these molecules…
Study yields more than a million new cyclic compounds, some with pharmaceutical potential

March 13, 2018

Researchers say they can now produce a vast library of unique cyclic compounds, some with the capacity to…
Researchers achieve ‘Olympic ring’ molecule breakthrough just in time for Winter Games

February 22, 2018

As the world’s premier winter athletes were preparing to take to the slopes, rinks and tracks for the…
Seeing More with PET Scans: Scientists Discover New Way to Label Chemical Compounds for Medical Imaging

July 27, 2017

Researchers have found a surprisingly versatile workaround to create chemical compounds that could prove useful for medical imaging…
Sensors detect disease markers in breath

May 20, 2017

A small, thin square of an organic plastic that can detect disease markers in breath or toxins in…
Genetic mechanism for structural diversification of natural compounds

February 7, 2017

Researchers at the University of Tokyo have revealed a genetic mechanism of how nature creates structurally diverse natural…
Lord of the Rings – synthesizing a five-membered ring nitrogen compound

December 20, 2016

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientists in collaboration with University of South Florida (link is external) theorists recently…
Scientists Bring Silicon to Life through Directed Evolution

November 30, 2016

Up until now, forging silicon-carbon bonds in molecules has only been possible through chemical engineering, as they do…
Pine product offers fresh take on fine chemical synthesis

November 29, 2016

The goop from pine trees that contains compounds known as terpenes is used in the manufacture of food,…
Scientists discover ‘supramolecule’ that could help reduce nuclear, agricultural waste

October 17, 2016

Indiana University researchers have reported the first definitive evidence for a new molecular structure with potential applications to…
Scientists outline biochemistry of xanthohumol – an avenue to treat metabolic syndrome

October 11, 2016

Researchers at Oregon State University have made a fundamental advance in understanding xanthohumol – a compound found in…
Scientists Identify Neurochemical Signal Likely Missing in Parkinson’s

July 12, 2016

Two Northwestern University neuroscientists have identified the neurochemical signal likely missing in Parkinson’s disease by being the first…
Barcelona sunrise gave inspiration for the colour of the new Seat Ateca

June 10, 2016

Have you ever wondered why car manufacturers are so proud to launch a new colour choice for their…
Why Bearcats Smell Like Buttered Popcorn

April 15, 2016

The bearcat. The binturong. Whatever you call this shy, shaggy-haired creature from Southeast Asia, many people who have…
For Rechargeable Batteries That Crush the Competition, Crush This Material

April 5, 2016

By chemically modifying and pulverizing a promising group of compounds, scientists at the National Institute of Standards and…
Natural product synthesis using olefin polymerization catalyst

April 5, 2016

University of Tokyo researchers have demonstrated the 3-step synthesis of a natural product whose preparation conventionally required at…
Mechanism of action of enzyme for complex natural product biosynthesis

March 9, 2016

Researchers at the University of Tokyo have revealed the structure and enzymatic mechanism of a prenyltransferase, an enzyme…
SDSC’s ‘Comet’ Aids in Discovery of New Organometallic Compounds

January 25, 2016

Selective oxidation plays a key role in the production of compounds widely used throughout the chemical industry. Now,…
The dandelion uses latex to protect its roots against insect feeding

January 7, 2016

Dandelions are troublesome weeds that are detested by most gardeners. Yet dandelions also have many insect enemies in…
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