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Pfizer and Allergan agree mega-merger

27 November 2015  Business

$160 billion deal allows Pfizer to escape US tax system by re-homing in Ireland


Merger creates new gases giant

27 November 2015 Business

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Air Liquide will buy Airgas in a $13 billion deal to become the world’s biggest industrial gases supplier

Researchers dance the night away for science communication prize

27 November 2015 News and Analysis

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31 PhD researchers put on their dancing shoes in a bid to win ‘Dance your PhD’ competition

Racing tyre analysis shows 'undetectable' treatments the chequered flag

27 November 2015 Research

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Cheating drivers tread carefully as analytical method stalls illegal softening treatment use

Science communication competition 2015–16  

Your chance to be published in Chemistry World & present at the Royal Institution

Root and branch reform of roses show off organic electronics  

Wires, simple displays and logic circuits demonstrated in living roses

Drug firms to share chemical compound libraries  

AstraZeneca and Sanofi aim to facilitate drug discovery by swapping 210,000 proprietary ch...

Saving water increases health risks in green buildings  

Study shows that sustainable plumbing systems may lower drinking water quality and help ba...

Intrigue at the top of the US’s Chemical Safety Board  

Agency that reviews US industrial chemical accidents is trying to oust its managing direct...

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A radical rethink

27 November 2015 Premium contentFeature

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Free radicals might not be the bad guys they’ve been painted as

Dating the age of humans  Premium content

Physical science is helping archaeologists close in on the real answers behind the mysteri...

Molecule-making microbes  Premium content

Extracting terpene drugs from plants is difficult and wasteful, so pharma companies are lo...

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