ACS Editors’ Choice: Self-Healing Hydrogel, Discovery of Drug Leads , Properties of Self-Assembled Nanostructures — and More!

This week:  Self-healing hydrogel, discovery of drug leads, properties of self-assembled nanostructures — 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!
Robust and Mechanically and Electrically Self-Healing Hydrogel for Efficient Electromagnetic Interference Shielding

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b18700
Bioactivity-Based Molecular Networking for the Discovery of Drug Leads in Natural Product Bioassay-Guided Fractionation

J. Nat. Prod., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jnatprod.7b00737
Effect of Abscission Zone Formation on Orange (Citrus sinensis) Fruit/Juice Quality for Trees Affected by Huanglongbing (HLB)

J. Agric. Food Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.7b05635
Heterobimetallic Rebound: A Mechanism for Diene-to-Alkyne Isomerization with M—Zr Hydride Complexes (M = Al, Zn, and Mg)

Organometallics, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.7b00908
Mussel Inspired Modification for Aluminum Oxide/Silicone Elastomer Composites with Largely Improved Thermal Conductivity and Low Dielectric Constant

Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.iecr.7b04970
Isolation and Identification of Proteins Secreted by Cells Cultured within Synthetic Hydrogel-Based Matrices

ACS Biomater. Sci. Eng., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.7b00647
Optoelectronic Properties of Self-Assembled Nanostructures of Polymer Functionalized Polythiophene and Graphene

Langmuir, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b04387
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