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Journal of Chemical Research Abstracts Edition, Volume 41, Issue No.10, October 2017

Posted on 14. November, 2017.

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Successful Access to Research pilot leads to extension of service

Posted on 27. January, 2016.

From ‘Roman Wales’ to ‘Ebola’: local library users able to continue searching over 10 million academic articles, free-of-charge


Dementia as an existential threat: the importance of self-esteem, social connectedness and meaning in life

Posted on 20. January, 2016.

Dementia is an umbrella term for a large number of illnesses, all of which involve neurodegenerative changes in the brain. The most common forms of dementia are Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia, but there are over 100 other, rarer conditions. 


Journal of Chemical Research Abstracts Edition, Volume 40, Issue No.1, January 2016

Posted on 20. January, 2016.

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Contents: Journal of Chemical Research , Volume 40, Issue No.1, January 2016

Posted on 14. January, 2016.

The Journal of Chemical Research is a monthly journal which has a broad international authorship and publishes research papers and reviews in all branches of experimental chemistry. Established in 1977 as a joint venture by the British, French and German chemical societies it maintains the high standards set by the founding societies.


Chitosan supplementation may improve the digestive physiology and health of captive Leiothrix lutea

Posted on 5. January, 2016.

The Red-billed Leiothrix (Leiothrix lutea) belongs to the Timaliidae family (Passeriformes) and is widely distributed throughout southern China, northern Vietnam and western and northern Myanmar. The bird is a regionally common or dominant species and plays an important role in forest ecosystems. 


Synthesis, characterisation, in vitro DNA binding properties and antioxidant activities of Ln(III) complexes with chromone-3-carbaldehyde-(2´-hydroxy) benzoyl hydrazone

Posted on 5. January, 2016.

Numerous biological experiments have demonstrated that DNA is the primary intracellular target of anticancer drugs due to the intercalation between small molecules and DNA, which can cause DNA damage in cancer cells, blocking their division and resulting in cell death. So to develop new and efficient DNA intercalators to be used as anticancer drugs is an urgent and important task.


Chiral cyclic synthetic intermediates from readily available monoterpenoids

Posted on 4. January, 2016.

The availability of some simple chiral monoterpenoids has led to their use in various ways in synthesis. A previous article reviewed the acyclic synthons that were easily accessible from citronellol 1, linalool 2 and limonene 3. This free review article is concerned with the cyclic chiral synthons that can be readily obtained from these monoterpenoids as well as car-3-ene 4, α-pinene 5 and camphor 7. The article will group these chiral synthons in terms of the size of the ring containing the chiral fragment.


What do bones tell us? The study of human skeletons from the perspective of forensic anthropology

Posted on 4. January, 2016.

Human remains are present in a number of contexts. Some of these are archaeological burial sites, which can comprise individual or mass graves burials.