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  • Beijing smog
    Opinion

    A war on smog

    2014-03-28T00:00:00Z

    Chemistry can be a force for good in tackling China’s pollution, says Mark Peplow

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    Opinion

    Diplomacy through education

    2014-02-27T00:00:00Z

    Jay Siegel is building the future of China’s Tianjin University by looking to its past – combining the academic cultures of east and west

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    Careers

    China's foreigner investment

    2014-02-26T00:00:00Z

    As China positions itself as a world-leader in research, western scientists are in demand. Vikki Cantrill talks to the chemists who have emigrated east

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    Careers

    The asymmetry problem

    2014-02-05T00:00:00Z

    Reiko Kuroda has been tackling asymmetry her whole life, from molecular chirality to gender inequality, she tells James Mitchell Crow

  • Business

    AstraZeneca ends R&D in India

    2014-01-30T00:00:00Z

    Bangalore site will close with loss of 168 jobs. Some projects will transfer to UK

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    Careers

    Singapore

    2013-10-30T00:00:00Z

    Singapore is tiny, yet it has a vibrant research community. Those considering an eastward move should try this gateway to Asia, Helen Carmichael reports

  • Two way arrow of patents
    Business

    Two way traffic for Chinese drug licensing

    2013-08-21T00:00:00Z

    Western companies are seeing more value in Chinese innovation

  • Business

    India revokes more pharma patents

    2013-08-02T00:00:00Z

    Original molecule patent stands, but a new salt form is ‘not innovative’

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    Opinion

    The Choshu five

    2013-06-27T00:00:00Z

    Alwyn Davies recounts how five Japanese students and their chemist mentor changed Japanese society forever

  • Geetha Srinivasan
    Careers

    Of castes and chemistry

    2012-12-12T00:00:00Z

    From southern India to Northern Ireland, Geetha Srinivasan has been applying her research to solving real world problems, as Sarah Houlton finds out

  • Business

    $100m of diabetes R&D in China

    2012-09-24T00:00:00Z

    Novo Nordisk will create 130–200 new research jobs

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    Careers

    The Middle East

    2012-06-01T00:00:00Z

    With oil-rich economies and a burning desire to be on the global map for research, the Middle East is a tempting destination for scientists, as Vikki Cantrill finds out

  • News

    Asia beats US R&D spend

    2012-03-01T00:00:00Z

    A bloc of 10 Asian countries now accounts for 32% of global spending on science