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Alchemists at it again. Is there any terra firma in science?

Posted on July 19th, 2016 by in New Materials & Applications

Alchemists have striven for centuries to convert base metals to gold, shrouded in mystery and secrecy.  One of the last famous alchemists was Sir Isaac Newton, according to a publication by The Royal Society in the United Kingdom.  Continue reading “Alchemists at it again. Is there any terra firma in science?” »

Molecule to Market in Less Time

Posted on May 19th, 2016 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

Time in the lab can be costly, so any method that helps researchers uncover solutions rapidly can be very valuable. A contract research organization (CRO) had a project for its chemists that required them to develop a series of molecules that could be used to do coupling reactions with ring systems – and the company’s business director hoped Continue reading “Molecule to Market in Less Time” »