The 9th International Countercurrent Chromatography Conference, CCC 2016, will take place in metropolitan Chicago, Illinois, at Dominican University from Jul 30-Aug 3, 2016. The 3-day conference on Aug 1/2/3 will be preceded by a 2-day workshop (Jul 30+31), which gives both novice and previous users a comprehensive overview of existing countercurrent methods. Continuing a series [...]
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Development of vaccines for urushiol, the active compouond of poison ivy, was the focus of an article in the Philadelphia Inquirer, 23 Aug 2015 (http://www.philly.com/philly/health/20150823_Is_relief_near_for_poison-ivy_sufferers_.html). Included was a focus on the work in this area by Mahmoud Elsohly, University of Mississippi. Elsohly’s group is close to launch of a clinical trial.
The work of John R. Porter and Kyung A Koo (University of the Sciences) and Rebecca G. Wells and Michael Pack (Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania) on a plant compound that is the basis for biliary atresia in Australian lambs was highlighted in an article in the Philadelphia Inquirer, 23 Aug 2015 (http://bit.ly/1NtZ6Ge). [...]
The 9th Joint Natural Products Conference 2016 will be held in Copenhagen, Denmark, 24-27 July 2016. Further details are available at http://www.pharmacognosy.us/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/JNPC2016-ASP-presentation.pdf and http://www.jnpc2016.dk.