Here’s the weekly summary of both new chemistry research and studies that have been in the news. This week features research on how cocaine makes it past the blood-brain barrier, a new road surface that deices itself, and more. As always, links to further articles and original research papers are provided below, as well as further studies of interest not included in the graphic.
Note that This Week in Chemistry will be taking a break next week over the holiday period, but will return in the New Year!
Note: links to studies behind a journal paywall are indicated with (£). Studies without this symbol are open access, and can be accessed and read for free.
New evidence for helium ‘rain’ on Saturn & Jupiter: [Article]
Other Stories This Week
Cost of banning BPA in till receipts outweighs benefits: [Article]
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