Of microchemistry and molecules: Electronic microfluidic device synthesizes biocompatible probes
Artificial light-harvesting method achieves 100% energy transfer efficiency
Chemists fabricate 'impossible' material
New assay to spot fake malaria drugs could save thousands of lives
Chemists and students in science and engineering at Oregon State University have created a new type of chemical test, or assay, that's inexpensive, simple, and can tell whether or not one of the primary drugs ...
Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry
(Phys.org) —A multi-institutional team has resolved a long-unanswered question about how two of the world's most common substances interact.
Millions of molecules screened in search for the ideal organic solar cell material
The road also taken: Alternative and hidden pathways in biological electron transfer
New hybrid material simplifies organic transistor design
Cheap, abundant cathode material found for producing hydrogen fuel (w/ video)
Innovative technique may transform the hunt for new antibiotics and cancer therapies
Antibiotic resistance is depleting our arsenal against deadly diseases and infections, such as tuberculosis and Staph infections, but recent research shows promise to speed up the drug discovery process.
Lithium-ion battery with new chemistry could power electric vehicles
New membrane can separate even highly mixed fine oil-spill residues
Whenever there is a major spill of oil into water, the two tend to mix into a suspension of tiny droplets, called an emulsion, that is extremely hard to separate—and that can cause severe damage to ecosystems. ...