ACS Editors’ Choice: Efficient Syntheses of Cocaine Vaccines — and More!

This week: Efficient syntheses of cocaine vaccines, zero-dimensional cesium lead halides, the structure of the protonated serine octamer — 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 Structure of the Protonated Serine Octamer

J. Am. Chem. Soc., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b02118
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Dynamics of Long-Distance Hydrogen-Bond Networks in Photosystem II

J. Phys. Chem. B, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.8b00649
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Fourier Transform Infrared Analysis of the S-State Cycle of Water Oxidation in the Microcrystals of Photosystem II

J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2018, 9, pp 2121–2126
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b00638
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Zero-Dimensional Cesium Lead Halides: History, Properties, and Challenges

J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2018, 9, pp 2326–2337
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b00572

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Photochemical Oxidation of Oil Reduced the Effectiveness of Aerial Dispersants Applied in Response to the Deepwater Horizon Spill

Environ. Sci. Technol. Lett., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.estlett.8b00084
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Oral Administration and Detection of a Near-Infrared Molecular Imaging Agent in an Orthotopic Mouse Model for Breast Cancer Screening

Mol. Pharmaceutics, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.molpharmaceut.7b00994
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Efficient Syntheses of Cocaine Vaccines and Their in Vivo Evaluation

ACS Med. Chem. Lett., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acsmedchemlett.8b00051
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