ACS Editors’ Choice: Self-Healing Water Treatments, Fighting Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria — and More!

This week:  a self-healing water treatment membrane, a new tool to combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria, benchmarking in catalysis research– and more!

Each and every day, ACS grants free access to a new peer-reviewed research article from one of the Society’s journals. These articles are specially chosen by a team of scientific editors of ACS journals from around the world to highlight the transformative power of chemistry. Access to these articles will remain open to all as a public service.

Check out this week’s picks!

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Critical Evaluation of Published Algorithms for Determining Environmental and Hazard Impact Green Metrics of Chemical Reactions and Synthesis Plans

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ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.5b01555

 

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Synthesis and Shuttling Behavior of [2]Rotaxanes with a Pyrrole Moiety

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J. Org. Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.5b02911

 

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Dipeptide-Based Metabolic Labeling of Bacterial Cells for Endogenous Antibody Recruitment

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ACS Infect. Dis., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acsinfecdis.6b00007

 

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Triboelectric Nanogenerator as a Self-Powered Communication Unit for Processing and Transmitting Information

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ACS Nano, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.5b07407

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Toward Microcapsule-Embedded Self-Healing Membranes

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Environ. Sci. Technol. Lett., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.estlett.6b00046

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Toward Benchmarking in Catalysis Science: Best Practices, Challenges, and Opportunities

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ACS Catal., 2016, 6, pp 2590–2602
DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.6b00183

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Designing an Antibody-Based Chaperoning System through Programming the Binding and Release of the Folding Intermediate

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ACS Chem. Biol., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acschembio.6b00191

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