New Chemistry research

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Detecting disease with your smartphone

RESEARCH

An affordable and portable mobile-phone–based system to monitor and diagnose diseases.

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Plastics in the circular economy

RESEARCH

Replacing single-use plastics with recyclable bio-plastics will stop the planet from drowning in waste.

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Wearables for diabetes

RESEARCH

Wearable non-invasive sensors could allow continuous and convenient glucose-monitoring in diabetes.

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Carbon-based frameworks for chemical control

RESEARCH

Covalent organic frameworks promise exciting new applications for industry, electronics and medicine.

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Bloodstain reveals time of crime

RESEARCH

Chemical changes as bloodstains age could pinpoint the time of a crime for up to two years.

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Fruits and vegetables may hold the key to treating Alzheimer’s

RESEARCH

Flavonoids are found in many foods and could lead to new treatments for Alzheimer’s disease.

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