HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
Futurist research highlights chemists' national meeting March 26-30 in San Francisco

New research on anticancer therapies, therapies, endocrine disruptors, fuel pollution and nicotine toxicity are among the topics scheduled for discussion at the March 26-30, 2000, meeting of the American Chemical Society in San Francisco. ACS is the world's largest scientific society.

As the first ACS meeting in the next millennium, the society has asked researchers to present information about what the future holds for their area of chemistry. More than 6,000 papers are expected to be presented to the 14,000 members expected to attend. The 219th national meeting will be held at the Moscone Convention Center and surrounding hotels.

ACS will operate a press room on-site and further details about press registration and arrangements will be available in early January, 2000, at www.acs.org. Reporters also can contact Charmayne Marsh at 202-872-4445 or y_marsh@acs.org. News releases about the meeting will be on the ACS web page and will be posted on EurekAlert! at www.eurekalert.org.

Symposia and topics on the San Francisco program include:

  • Chemistry of Taste - how taste develops chemically in the mouth and makes one food favored over another; food chemists' use of the electronic nose and electronic tongue, new tools to advance the science of taste.
  • Toxicology of Drugs of Abuse -Nicotine and marijuana.
  • Environmental Endocrine Disruptors - New questions on the potential risks posed by pharmaceuticals and personal-care products.
  • Drug delivery techniques - new research on effective ways to deliver drugs within the body.
  • New Prospects in Anticancer Agents in the 21st century

Other ACS meetings in 2000 are:

  • The 220th national meeting, August 20-24 in Washington, D.C.
    '"/>


Contact: Charmayne Marsh
y_marsh@acs.org
202-872-4445
American Chemical Society
26-Oct-1999


Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Leader in cancer treatment and prevention research honored
2. UT Southwestern receives $1.78 million grant for obesity research as part of NIH Roadmap initiative
3. Scientists to prototype cyberinfrastructure for research and education access to ocean observatories
4. Belgian researchers explore revolutionary approach to angiogenesis
5. Award winning researchers reveal potential new role for Glivec
6. New research shows plants can shuffle and paste gene pieces to generate genetic diversity
7. 16 APS exercise research highlights, from reduced flu mortality to proteomics & obesity
8. Gene chips research in cotton could lead to superior variety
9. Groundbreaking research could ignite new solutions to heat transfer in nano-devices
10. New hydrothermal vents discovered as South Pacific Odyssey research begins
11. University of Alberta researcher looks for clues to mysterious disease

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/5/2017)... 2017 Today HYPR Corp. , leading ... component of the HYPR platform is officially FIDO® ... security architecture that empowers biometric authentication across Fortune 500 ... secured over 15 million users across the financial services ... home product suites and physical access represent a growing ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... , March 30, 2017 The research team ... for three-dimensional (3D) fingerprint identification by adopting ground breaking 3D fingerprint ... new realm of speed and accuracy for use in identification, crime ... affordable cost. ... A ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... , March 24, 2017 The Controller General of ... Mr. Abdulla Algeen have received the prestigious international IAIR Award ... Continue Reading ... ... and Deputy Controller Abdulla Algeen (small picture on the right) have received ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:8/16/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Today, 3Bar Biologics Inc ., the ... funding from an impressive group of investors, including Rev1 Ventures, Maumee Ventures, Ohio ... investment, 3Bar is broadening availability of its groundbreaking offering that uses naturally occurring ...
(Date:8/15/2017)... After spending the past two years building a state-of-the-art ... GeneFo now offers this platform to healthcare stakeholders (hospitals, foundations, biopharma ... and data collection vis a vis their members, under their own ... of this offer. ... ...
(Date:8/15/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Any expert in stem cell research or stem cell medicine ... half a century. Despite their essential roles in human health and regenerative medicine, ... tags developed for this purpose also tag other, more abundant, non-stem tissue cells ( ...
(Date:8/15/2017)... ... August 15, 2017 , ... JULABO USA introduces ... the new website makes it easy to navigate through the site whether you’re ... find detailed product information, educational industry content and visit the company’s social media ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: