ACS Editors’ Choice: Fish-Killing Microalgae — and More!

This week: fish-killing microalgae, electrochemical reduction of CO2, potential treatment of diabetic nephropathy — 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!
Mechanism of Pressure-Induced Phase Transitions, Amorphization, and Absorption-Edge Shift in Photovoltaic Methylammonium Lead Iodide
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2016, 7, pp 3458–3466
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.6b01648
Enhanced Reduction of CO2 to CO over Cu–In Electrocatalysts: Catalyst Evolution Is the Key
ACS Catal., 2016, 6, pp 6265–6274
DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.6b02067
Selenium Redox Reactivity on Colloidal CdSe Quantum Dot Surfaces
J. Am. Chem. Soc., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b06548
Chemodiversity of Ladder-Frame Prymnesin Polyethers in Prymnesium parvum
J. Nat. Prod., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jnatprod.6b00345
Discovery of AZD2716: A Novel Secreted Phospholipase A2 (sPLA2) Inhibitor for the Treatment of Coronary Artery Disease
ACS Med. Chem. Lett., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acsmedchemlett.6b00188
Chemical Short-Range Order in Selenide and Telluride Glasses
J. Phys. Chem. B, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.6b05996
Discovery and Preclinical Characterization of 6-Chloro-5-[4-(1-hydroxycyclobutyl)phenyl]-1H-indole-3-carboxylic Acid (PF-06409577), a Direct Activator of Adenosine Monophosphate-activated Protein Kinase (AMPK), for the Potential Treatment of Diabetic Nephropathy
J. Med. Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.6b00866
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