ACS Editor’s Choice: Understanding Water Usage — and More!

This week: Understanding water allocation, treating chronic pain, studying nanoconfined water — 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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The Discovery of a Potent, Selective, and Peripherally Restricted Pan-Trk Inhibitor (PF-06273340) for the Treatment of Pain
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J. Med. Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.6b00850

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Concurrent Glycogen and Lactate Imaging with FTIR Spectroscopy To Spatially Localize Metabolic Parameters of the Glial Response Following Brain Ischemia
ac-2016-02588h_0005
Anal. Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.6b02588
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Tuning the Adsorption-Induced Phase Change in the Flexible Metal–Organic Framework Co(bdp)
ja-2016-09155u_0008
J. Am. Chem. Soc., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b09155
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(Virtual) Water Flows Uphill toward Money
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Environ. Sci. Technol., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b03343
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N-Methylformamide as a Source of Methylammonium Ions in the Synthesis of Lead Halide Perovskite Nanocrystals and Bulk Crystals
nz-2016-005217_0009
ACS Energy Lett., 2016, 1, pp 1042–1048
DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.6b00521
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Quantum Coherence and Temperature Dependence of the Anomalous State of Nanoconfined Water in Carbon Nanotubes
jz-2016-02057h_0003
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2016, 7, pp 4433–4437
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.6b02057
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Molecular Engineering of the Peptoid Nanosheet Hydrophobic Core
la-2016-02735m_0008
Langmuir, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b02735
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