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Archive for July, 2019

Publishing ethically

Posted by naturalproductman on July 24, 2019

I very much appreciated this editorial from the editor of Analytical Chemistry (Jonathan Sweedler). Take home message is: don’t fragment research reports to multiple papers (don’t “salami” your work).


Analytical Chemistry editorial



ACS ethical guidelines

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Synthesis of 7alpha-hydroxy-cholest-4-en-3-one

Posted by naturalproductman on July 11, 2019

Francis Yoshimoto and co-workers at UTSA have reported in Steroids on the synthesis of 7alpha-hydroxycholest-4-en-3one, a biomarker for irritable bowel syndrome and bile acid malabsorption.

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Steroids paper

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