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ACS Editors’ Choice: A Possible Treatment for a Severe Epilepsy Syndrome — and More!

This week: a closer look at possible cancer inhibitor, an examination of industrially preferred solvents for green chemistry, testing a possible treatment for a severe epilepsy syndrome  – 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!


hνSABR: Photochemical Dose–Response Bead Screening in Droplets


Alexander K. Price, Andrew B. MacConnell, and Brian M. Paegel
Anal. Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.5b04811


A Transmetalation Reaction Enables the Synthesis of [18F]5-Fluorouracil from [18F]Fluoride for Human PET Imaging


Andrew J. Hoover, Mark Lazari, Hong Ren, Maruthi Kumar Narayanam, Jennifer M. Murphy, R. Michael van Dam, Jacob M. Hooker, and Tobias Ritter
Organometallics, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.6b00059


Mechanistic Analysis of Cocrystal Dissolution as a Function of pH and Micellar Solubilization

Mol. Pharmaceutics, Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.molpharmaceut.5b00862


Potent and Selective Inhibitors of MTH1 Probe Its Role in Cancer Cell Survival

J. Med. Chem., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.5b01760


Serotonergic Modulation as Effective Treatment for Dravet Syndrome in a Zebrafish Mutant Model

ACS Chem. Neurosci., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/acschemneuro.5b00342


Strong Orientational Coupling of Block Copolymer Microdomains to Smectic Layering Revealed by Magnetic Field Alignment

ACS Macro Lett., 2016, 5, pp 292–296
DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.5b00924


NMR Chemical Shifts of Trace Impurities: Industrially Preferred Solvents Used in Process and Green Chemistry


Org. Process Res. Dev., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/e.5b00417search 


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