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3 October 2008 - News
As October 8 (11:45 a.m.) is nearing, it is time to predict the Nobel prize in chemistry 2008 (Link). Thompson Scientif ....
4 October 2008 - news (updated Oct. 19)
A Portuguese/English team has took it upon themselves to collect a bunch of Perkin mauve relics from several museums dat ....
6 October 2008 - overview updated 20 Oct.
Phase-vanishing reactions are triphasic reactions with a middle organofluorine phase through which reagent is slowly tra ....
8 October 2008 - even more biochemists
You will never see a non-biochemist cheer loudly whenever a biochemist wins the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. If only Nobel ....
15 October 2008 - news
The standard routine for synthesising Grignard reagents is adding magnesium metal to a suitable halocarbon. Another meth ....
17 October 2008 - News updated 02/03/09
The oxonium salt triethyloxonium tetrafluoroborate is a well known alkylating reagent. In this compound three ethyl grou ....
23 October 2008 - support charities!
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24 october 2008 - news
Recently, a team of 17 scientists from 7 institutions have demonstrated what they call a bottom-up organic integrated c ....
31 October 2008 - News
The molecule adamantane shares its name base with adamant reflecting its robust nature. In a recent publication, scienti ....