International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Green Chemistry for Cell Penetrating Peptide Synthesis Discussion Discussion James Chou   |   added on Aug 08, 2011 Bioactive peptides are of interest as potential intracellular therapeutics in human disease. Bioactive peptides have high target specificity, low toxicity, and low accumulation in tissues. Using green chemistry technology could modify the amino acids for better cell penetration.
Topic: peptide synthesis, chemistry education, chemistry of nature, chemistry of peptide synthesis Audience: chemistry, peptides, chemical synthesis

Survivor Chemistry Discussion Discussion Eleanor Corcino   |   added on Aug 02, 2011 Out wit. Out play. Out last.
Topic: engaging the youth, engaging others, hands-on activities, play, competition Audience: students, teachers, club, secondary schools

How to provide pure drinking water to all? Discussion Discussion Balasaheb Chaudhari   |   added on Jul 16, 2011 How to provide pure drinking water to all?
Topic: water quality Audience: professional chemists, decision makers, researchers, international

DISCUSS FOR SOLUTIONS Discussion Discussion Yash Agrawal   |   added on Jul 09, 2011 Let us come together to contribute in our small ways....
Topic: engaging the youth, hands-on activities, experiments, workshops, conferences, presentations, history of chemistry, environment, exhibition, competition, science fair, climate change, seminars, chemistry olympiad, game, show, water quality, play, drawing competition, periodic table Audience: general public, students, secondary schools, teachers, scientists, high schools, school children, international, global, researchers, tertiary education, primary schools, iyc enthusiasts, professional chemists, educators, post graduate students, decision makers, regional, post secondary students

Biochemistry of Diabetics Discussion Discussion Dhanaji Bhopate   |   added on Jul 09, 2011 We tell to a people about diabetic awareness.
Topic: workshops, engaging the youth, presentations Audience: general public, students, secondary schools, teachers, scientists, high schools, school children, educators, primary schools, iyc enthusiasts, researchers, global, post graduate students, decision makers, regional, post secondary students, professional chemists.