ACS Editors’ Choice: Black Pepper as an Anti-Inflammatory

This week: Black pepper as an anti-inflammatory, predicting cysteine reactivity with machine learning, mass efficiency of alkene syntheses -- and more!

This week: Black pepper as an anti-inflammatory, predicting cysteine reactivity with machine learning, mass efficiency of alkene syntheses — 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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High Throughput Screening Method for Systematic Surveillance of Drugs of Abuse by Multisegment Injection–Capillary Electrophoresis–Mass Spectrometry

Anal. Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b03590
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Sequence-Based Prediction of Cysteine Reactivity Using Machine Learning

Biochemistry, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.biochem.7b00897
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An Endocannabinoid Uptake Inhibitor from Black Pepper Exerts Pronounced Anti-Inflammatory Effects in Mice

J. Agric. Food Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.7b02979
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Art Advancing Science: Filmmaking Leads to Molecular Insights at the Nanoscale

ACS Nano, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b05266
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Match-Making Reactors to Chemistry: A Continuous Manufacturing-Enabled Sequence to a Key Benzoxazole Pharmaceutical Intermediate

Org. Process Res. Dev., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.7b00254
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Mass Efficiency of Alkene Syntheses with Tri- and Tetrasubstituted Double Bonds

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b02479
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Photocatalytic Generation of Nitrenes for Rapid Diaziridination

Org. Lett., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.7b02844
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