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John Garner
One of the insidious features of cancer is that it has the ability to prevent the immune system from recognizing the diseased cells as ‘non-self.’ Immune checkpoint inhibitors, as chemotherapeutics, act to eliminate this feature of cancer and enable the immune system to attack it. Recently, researchers from Harvard Medical School, Hamad Bin… (Show more)
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Hubert Valencia
Dear members of ACS community,   I though it would be nice if theoretical chemists could share a compilation of some interesting simulation software. This is why I propose this - admittedly quite small - list of some of the codes I have been using or that I have worked with.   Please feel free to expand or correct this document and/or to…
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Janet Bryant
It's come up in the antiques and collectibles world that I hobby in....   How does one clear the smell of moth balls (storage) out of clothing?  
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ACS Green Chemistry Institute®
The American Chemical Society Green Chemistry Institute® was thrilled to host the Green Chemistry Challenge Awards ceremony in Washington, DC this week!  ACS GCI coordinated this year’s nomination and review process in selecting the 2018 recipients:   Tom Connelly, Jr. gives Prof. Frank Gupton his award. Photo credit: Peter Cutts Photography  … (Show more)
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ACS Green Chemistry Institute®
By Mr. Philip Krook, Communications Officer, ChemSec   Last week I heard a word that I had never heard before. It was a term explaining a phenomenon that has skyrocketed in the last years. The word was uberization.   At the time, I could already guess the meaning behind the expression seeing as I knew about the company from which the term is… (Show more)
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Sabrina Bly
I am trying to create a solution to preserve a rose in a globe for around 30 days. I am trying to mix water, with Sodium Hypochlorite, and Acetic Acid. I can not get the mixture correct. Any idea on the ideal amount of those three ingredients? I know that can be a dangerous mix and do not want to make chlorine gas. Any help would be great!
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