ACS Editors’ Choice: Oil Spills, Cancer treatments, and Crystal Classification

This week: the health hazards of oil spills, treating cancer with antibody drug conjugates, classifying crystals — 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!


Solvates, Salts, and Cocrystals: A Proposal for a Feasible Classification System

Cryst. Growth Des., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.6b00200

Structure–Activity Relationship for the 4(3H)-Quinazolinone Antibacterials

J. Med. Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.6b00372
Processes for Constructing Homogeneous Antibody Drug Conjugates

Org. Process Res. Dev., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.6b00067
Rapid Discovery of Functional Small Molecule Ligands against Proteomic Targets through Library-Against-Library Screening

ACS Comb. Sci., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acscombsci.5b00194
Chemical Pressure Schemes for the Prediction of Soft Phonon Modes: A Chemist’s Guide to the Vibrations of Solid State Materials

Chem. Mater., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b00917
Potential Metabolic Activation of a Representative C2-Alkylated Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon 6-Ethylchrysene Associated with the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill in Human Hepatoma (HepG2) Cells

Chem. Res. Toxicol., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.6b00036
Preparation of a New Oligolamellar Stratum Corneum Lipid Model

Langmuir, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b00655
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