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The X-ray spectrometry channel covers all aspects of research into techniques using X-ray fluorescence (XRF), X-ray diffraction (XRD) and crystallography used in material science, protein analysis, art and archaeology research, environmental analysis, biotechnology and pharmaceutical analysis. 

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Last Month's Most Accessed Feature: Andromeda Galaxy: X-ray view

The best high-energy X-ray view yet of a portion of our nearest large, neighbouring galaxy, Andromeda has been captured by NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array, NuSTAR. The mission revealed 40 "X-ray binaries", intense sources of X-rays comprising a black hole or neutron star feeding from a stellar companion.

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2016 Free Sample Issues of Key Analytical Science Journals

The 2016 free sample issues of all our Analytical Chemistry journals are now available!

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Ten seconds here could save you months in the lab by using Wiley's Compound Search tool. Check the database coverage now... it's free!         We understand that you don't have time to wade through thousands of results. Compound Search's sole purpose is to tell you whether a compound appears in a specific database so that you'll know whether that database meets your needs. To speed this up, we provide exact structure matches only.

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An online NMR / X-ray Structure Pair Data Repository has been developed to provide experimental structures for at least one representative of each of hundreds of targeted protein domain families.

Brain waste: X-ray assistance

David Bradley

Feb 1, 2016

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The cellular cleanup process known as autophagy is essential to brain health. New genetic studies, supported by X-ray structural studies, now reveal how even the smallest genetic change can have profound effects on this critical function.

US scientists have used X-ray diffraction to help them explain how the enzyme ribonucleotide reductase (RNR) can generate all four of the DNA building blocks and maintain the requisite balance between them in the cell.

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We are proud to announce a new series of educational webinars run in collaboration with Chromedia, COAST, and SciMind, a product of the American Chemical Society. These webinars will build into a must-have set of tutorial materials for the analytical scientist.

In this article, the late Ron Jenkins, formerly of the International Center for Diffraction Data provides a brief but comprehensive overview of modern X-ray techniques.

The 1962 book, Fifty Years of X-Ray Diffraction, dedicated to the International Union of Crystallography on the occasion of the commemoration meeting in Munich, July 1962, by P.P. Ewald (editor), and numerous crystallographers has been digitized and put on the web as a free site by the ICU.

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Pittcon 2016

Mar 6, 2016

Atlanta, GA, United States

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Pittcon 2016, the world’s largest annual conference and exposition for laboratory science, March 6-10, 2015, Atlanta, GA. Pittcon offers the latest innovations from exhibitors from around the world, unique networking opportunities with world renowned scientists, and exceptional educational opportunities.

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X-Ray Spectrometry is devoted to the rapid publication of papers dealing with the theory and application of x-ray spectrometry using electron, x-ray photon, proton, γ and γ-x sources.

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